Outdoor Furniture Make Gardening Easier With This Easy To Build Weekend Project
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Cedar Potting Bench Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo A potting bench is an ideal accessory for your patio or back yard shed, providing a convenient place to seed flats of trays in the spring, or pot-up larger plants later in the summer.
The wood you choose will be influenced by its final location.Pine or red oak would be ideal if your workspace is indoors, while cedar or white oak are more weather resistant and are a better choice for a bench that will be used outdoors.
The bench would also make a great workspace and serving table next to your barbecue.This bench is made of cedar, with all of the parts being milled from deck and fencing lumber - readily available from most building supply centres.
When choosing your material, try to find pieces without knots and with tight vertical grain.When planing dry cedar, knots can easily take a chunk out of your knives, as well as becoming a weak spot in the finished board.
This project is fairly straightforward, no fancy joinery or complicated techniques to learn.The potting bench could be built in two configurations - permanent or knockdown for seasonal storage.Additionally, there is not one piece of...