When it comes to patio seating, why buy when you can DIY? A bench is the perfect project for furniture building novices as well as the pros. With just 2x4s and screws, this project can be completed in the course of an afternoon. Whether you work with solid hardwood or repurpose an old door or pallet, the sturdy new bench is sure to become the focal point of your backyard space. Just toss some cushions on it and it’s an outdoor sofa!
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