Assemble Wood. First, make sure wood isn't warped, is cut precisely and is smooth and square on all sides. Glue Board Center Together. Apply a bead of glue along one side of center piece of wood (Image 1). Clamp Boards. Finish Board.
I'm going to be using scrap hardwood for my cutting board. Make sure and use a hardwood. Softwoods are not dense enough and will not stand up to use.
Awesome Cutting Boards!: This Instructable details how to make hardwood cutting boards out of maple and cherry scraps. Not only are they beautiful and high .