From Picnic Table to Bench

June 10th, 2012 in blog, member junk     
Bec4 Becky Lamb, contributor
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My neighbor got a free, large picnic table, but he didn't want the weathered 2x10's on it.  I snatched them up quickly and made 3 simple benches from the wood (the bottom shelf is made from 2x4's from pallets).  Here is one of the benches I painted a fun turquoise color!


Pattern or design used: My own design
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Comments (5)

annebell writes: I LOVE that! What a great use for some unwanted wood. I'll bet your neighbor would take those planks back now! Great color, too. Posted: 1:29 pm on June 13th
JunkArchitect writes: Bec, you're really becoming an expert with your distressed finishes!

Jim
Posted: 10:32 am on June 13th
CottageElements writes: Another awesome job, Becs! Ditto Andrea's comment. I, too, love the color you put on it!!

Lani Posted: 3:53 pm on June 12th
NDJunkGirl writes: Excellent job - adore the color!

-Andrea Posted: 9:08 am on June 11th
gadgetsponge writes: Great project! The color and patina work gave it instant age. Great job! Posted: 9:20 am on June 10th
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