Decor & Design, Outdoor Living

Sunny Day Seating

Home Hardware
  • July 14, 2015

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Summer is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the sun! There are so many fun activities to do in the summer like going to the cottage, DIY projects, decorating and simply relaxing.

When decorating your deck or patio, you want to create a relaxing area with lush and colourful plants, lots of seating for guests and eye catching furniture. This beautiful bench planter is a great way to encompass all of those elements. It’s an eye catching piece that not only creates additional seating for your deck, but it also allows you to incorporate some colour with your favourite plants and throw pillows. This DIY project will be the start of many conversations when having guests over.

Materials:
- (6) 2×4 4”
- (8) 2×4 11”
- (8) 2×4 14-1/2”
- (2) 2×4 18”
- (4) 2×4 22”
- (8) 2×8 22”
- (7) 2×4 23-1/2”
- (1) 2×4 17-1/2”
- (3) 2×4 30-1/2”
- (2) 2×6 33-1/2”
- (6) 2×4 56-1/2”
- (2) 2×4 84”
- (2) 2×6 84”
- 3 lbs 3” nails

Steps:Planter Bench Instructions

Now you have created the perfect bench planter for your outdoor oasis. All you need now are some colourful outdoor pillows, a throw blanket and your favorite plants. Just sit back and relax on your beautiful bench planter and enjoy the warm summer weather.

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