Billiard Room Cue Rack

Project by 2ol2rac posted 1681 days ago 7148 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finished a room in the basement for a pool table and needed something to store the cue sticks, billiard balls, racks, etc. I decided to set it into the wall because in a billiard room every inch counts and I did not want the rack to interfere with play. I used oak bead board for the back and oak for the trim, etc. I stained it to match the the pool table, then 3 coats of wipe on poly. It functions well, I was pleased with how it turned out.

-- DONE is a "four letter word" at our house, we don't say it often.

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posted 1677 days ago

Very nice.

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posted 1676 days ago

Good touch this came very nice.

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posted 1572 days ago

Very Cool,
I’m gonna have to build one!
Looks Awesome

-- My Boss is the Step Son of a carpenter.

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posted 1269 days ago

What a gorgeous piece of furniture and practical too. The finish is awesome.

-- Brian - http://arlington.floorcoveringsinternational.com

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posted 1259 days ago

Inserting in the wall is a fantastic approach and I am surprised we do not see this more often. Book cases, cupboards can be built in between the studs. Fantastic finish on your cue rack too!

-- Matt - http://www.plastmo.co.uk

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posted 1221 days ago

This rack will probably catch more attention than the table itself, particularly when we can see the triangles neatly displayed in synchrony with their counterparts. The wooden wall finish also gives it a particularly classy touch. Well done!

-- Brian - http://arlington.floorcoveringsinternational.com

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posted 1144 days ago

A classy addition to an otherwise simple interior. An organized person would value the practicality of the cupboard more so than its aesthetic qualities, certainly accessible and not affecting playing room in any unnecessary way. Functionality aside, it is a certain value add that it is DIY.

-- Dave - http://www.bristol-garden-design.com/

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posted 1142 days ago

Very nice! This finishes the room in grand fashion.

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posted 878 days ago

Another great idea. Good craftsmanship too. Thanks for sharing.

-- AverageJoe

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