Blanket Ladder Made with BLACK+DECKER Drill Give Away
Make something great with BLACK+DECKER - Drill Give Away
Happy Wednesday – are you all ready Hello readers for our Blanket Ladder Made with BLACK+DECKER Drill Give Away? I am so excited to do a self hosted give away with BLACK+DECKER. I love there products and jumped at the chance to bring this awesome drill to one of our lucky readers!!!
We used our drill to make an awesome blanket ladder for our new empty nest reading room. this simple project of a Blanket Ladder Made with BLACK+DECKER Drill Give Away drill, will go fast and give you extra space to hang those blankets we all find on the floor – come on you know the ones I am talking about !
Here’s what we did:
We went to our local Home Depot and purchased 2 – 2x4x8′s and 1 – 2x6x12. We had our guys at The Home Depot (also a great place to purchase our BLACK+DECKER drill if you are not the lucky winner), and had them cut the 2x6x12 into 4 17″ pieces, and we picked up 2-1/2″ pocket Hole Screws by Kreg. We brought our goodies home, and got started.
We popped our new BLACK+DECKER 20V MAX Lithium Cordless Drill/Driver with AutoSense Technology out of the box and got to work.
We took the 4 17″ 2×6′s and added 2 pocket holes at each end of the board using our Kreg Pocket Hole Jig, and our BLACK+DECKER Drill.
After all the holes were drilled, we attached the 2×6′s to the first 2×4 at an angle starting the first 2×6 5″ from the top, and spacing 14″ there after until all the 2×6′s were in place, making sure each piece fit within the 2×4 on the angle with no overlap. Once all the 2×6′s were attached, we added the second side starting with the top, 5″ down to match the opposite side.
Next, we painted our ladder with General Finishes Lamp Black Milk Paint, and let dry.
Once dry, we brought the ladder into the sitting room, placed behind the chair and filled with lovely, snugly blankets. See how easy that was? And just think, no more blankets on the floors!!!
Oh, we are not done yet – I promised you one lucky winner here in the US, will win a new drill just like mine! How exciting is that!!!! It’s a BLACK+DECKER 20V MAX* Lithium Cordless Drill/Driver with AutoSense Technology. This drill has an automatic clutch that has proven to be three times more accurate than a mechanical clutch. I didn’t have to experiment with trial and error to set the clutch. I simply set the drill to drive mode, and it did the monitoring of torque needed to drive the screw…Totes am I right!
Now do you want to win this awesome BLACK+DECKER 20V Max drill? I know you do!!! Hello readers share how this drill will make your life easier in my comment box below, and click the links above for Black + Decker - you will be entered to win a BLACK+DECKER 20V MAX* Lithium Cordless Drill/Driver with AutoSense Technology of your own. So get started and I will alert the winner soon!
Happy building readers!!! Don’t forget to find our other projects on Bob Vila Nation, Facebook, and Hometalk.