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Do you enjoy hanging out on your porch? Here’s a DIY project that can make hanging out in your yard even better – literally – with this wood porch swing bench!
Having a swing furniture is one of the best ideas you can add to your outdoor area. Swings are a crowd favorite, whether you’re five or fifty-five. Swings give kids that exhilarating feeling of flying high. And even when we get older, they offer great comfort as we sit on it, swaying gently as we enjoy the afternoon outdoors.
It’s especially perfect for when you want to relax after a long day. It also adds value to your property ?
This wood porch swing bench not only sways you to a state of relaxation, it also allows you to enjoy a refreshing beverage with its center and armrest cup holders!
It’s an easy build, using only common tools, and takes just one weekend to finish. You’ll find it really easy that you can even build another for a family or friend!
With a wood porch swing bench with cup holders, you can enjoy your downtime alone or in the company of friends or family swapping stories with your favourite drinks.
Do you need this swing bench in your yard?
You’ll need these materials:
- 3 pcs – 8′ long 2×3 Timber
- 1 pc – 8′ long 1×3 Timber
- 23 pcs – 8′ long 1×2 Timber
- 100 pcs – 2-1/2″ Screws
- 50 pcs – 1-5/8″ Screws
- 4 Eye Screws
- Porch Swing Hanging Kit
- Wood Glue
And these tools:
- Measuring Tape
- Carpenter’s Square
- Miter Saw
- Cordless Drill
- Safety Gloves and Glasses
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You can get step-by-step instructions from My Outdoor Plans over here!