$30 Entry Way Bench

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smashingdiy added on 12/2/2016

Build a simple, fun entry way bench for only $30 in lumber! A great and inexpensive way to update your entryway space.

Directions

Follow the steps below to complete this project.

1

Assemble Leg 1

Use 1 ½ pocket holes underneath 2x4 (12 3/8) to join together 2x4 legs. Use 2 ½ pocket screws.

2

Assemble Leg 2

Repeat step 1 to make the second leg

3

Add Bottom Braces

Add bottom braces to legs with 1 ½ pocket holes under 2x4 (white) using 2 ½ pocket screws

4

Add Bottom Seating

Add 1x6 to legs using 2” screws. 1x6 should hang off the edge of the legs by a ½ inch. 1x6 should be flush with back.

5

Add Additional Seating

Add the additional 1x6’s using 2”screws and leave 1/8 of space in between each piece.

6

Add Back Seating

Add 1x6’s to the back using 2”screws leaving 7/8 of space in between.

7

Add Side Under Seating

Add 1x4’s on the sides of the bench with 2” screws into the 2x4 legs.

8

Add Front Under Seating

Add the front 1x4 under the seat using 2” screws into the 2x4 legs.

9

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Tools Used:

Materials Required:

Wood Products:

(2) 1x6, 96", Board  
(1) 1x4, 72", Board  
(2) 2x4, 96", Board  

Hardware/Supplies:

(1) 2 1/2 Pocket Screws  
(1) 2" Screws  

Parts/Cut List:

(2) 2x4, 3'  
(2) 2x4, 17 5/8"  
(4) 2x4, 12 3/8"  
(2) 1x4, 16 1/4"  
(1) 1x4, 26 5/8"  
(6) 1x6, 28"  

Extras:

https://handmadehaven.myshopify.com/pages/entry-way-bench Visit

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