How to Build Cornhole Boards

September 07, 2020
How to Build Cornhole Boards Be a weekend hero with this DIY Cornhole Board the entire family will love. You can design the finished product with the colors of your favorite sports team and keep pulling these out all year for the ultimate outdoor competition.

Here's the supply list to get you started:


Supplies Needed

  • Table saw
  • Sheet of 1/2 x 48 x 96-inch AB plywood
  • (5) 2 x 4 x 96-inch plywood boards
  • Tape measure
  • Compass
  • Pencil
  • Jigsaw
  • Wood clamps
  • Miter saw
  • Sandpaper and/or router
  • Tack cloth
  • Power drill with bits (Philips, pilot, and 3/8-inch)
  • 3-inch deck screws
  • Wood putty
  • Putty knife
  • Wood glue
  • Nail gun with nails
  • Primer
  • Paintbrush or foam roller
  • Paint
  • (4) 1/8-inch wood shim
  • (4) 3/8-inch carriage bolts
  • (8) 3/8-inch fender washers
  • (8) 3/8-inch lock nuts

Cut List

  • Board Long Sides: (4) 1-1/2 x 3 x 47-7/8-inch plywood
  • Board Short Sides: (4) 1-1/2 x 3 x 20-7/8-inch plywood
  • Leg Connector: (2) 1-1/2 x 3 x 17-5/8-inch plywood
  • Legs: (4) 1-1/2 x 3 x 12-5/8-inch plywood
  • Board Top: (2) 1/2 x 23-7/8 x 47-7/8-inch plywood