There’s pretty much no place in your home where a beautiful farmhouse bench wouldn’t fit in. Naturally, you could put one right in your foyer, or you could even put that farmhouse bench in your master bathroom! One might even fit in nicely at the foot of your bed.
But, if you’ve gone furniture shopping, you know that farmhouse benches don’t come cheap. At a place like Pottery Barn or Restoration Hardware, you could end up spending hundreds of dollars for such a piece.
That’s what makes this easy DIY project so amazing. You’ll learn how to make a farmhouse bench that looks like it cost hundreds of dollars, but with a budget that’s only around $20. You can watch the VIDEO tutorial below, and you can read the step-by-step guide we’ve created to follow along with!
1. The Materials
As you can see, there isn’t much that you’re going to need in the way of materials, which keeps the budget down. It’s all about the hard work!
2. Measure ‘Em Out
With your materials gathered, the next step will be to take your pieces of lumber and measure them out to size.
3. Making the Cut
After you’ve finished marking off your pieces of lumber, you simply need to get out the saw and start cutting!
4. The Finished Product
Once you’ve measured and cut everything, you should end up with 16 individual pieces that will look like this.