Build the wood Entryway Storage Boot Bench with just a few tools and a small investment in materials! It can also be used as a bedroom storage bench or as a blanket chest…even a hope chest!
Although a few craftsmen are making fine medieval and Renaissance furniture, most of us still sit on directors chairs at events. This article is aimed at making some medieval seating more accessible.
This project shows how to make a strong, basic, outside stool; a very useful implement to have in any garden. More often than not, a sturdy garden stool is used for many purposes other than for just sitting on because it can easily be moved around.
We built this bench for along side a trail. Painted or stained or just allowed to weather, it would look fine in many settings or at the edge of your garden, lake or where ever.
Outdoor accents to your deck or patio can be both comfortable and useful. A planter bench can function much like a sofa or end table indoors. Scroll down the page at the link to find the free downloadable plan.
This easy-to-make bench is the perfect piece of furniture for any mud room. Full instructions available at the link.
From the outside, it looks like a typical blanket chest. But with a pull of the two knobs on the front, you will see why it is the perfect backdoor storage solution. Rather than a vast, empty case, the door reveals a drop-front, divided bin that organizes the contents of the chest and keeps it all within easy reach. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra from the Woodsmith Magazine web site.
Build this bench with just a few tools using scrap wood laying around your shop! Materials list and step-by-step instructions at the link.
This handsome bench hides a hose. It is built from 1 x 6 boards; we used ipe, a rot-resistant tropical hardwood, but you could choose cedar, redwood, or teak for natural beauty and durability.
This sliding compound miter saw work station is more than just a cabinet. Laminate tops provide smooth surfaces to work on and easy cleanup once the project is complete. The two shelves add efficiency to the cabinets storage capacity. And if you need even more storage, there is a matching wall cabinet. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra.