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A gabion bench seat with decorative rocks and built-in firewood storage.
The gabion cage is a simple box construction with wire u-nailed to the front and then rocks dropped in from above.
I only wanted the rocks at the front as a decorative feature so didn't need a large volume of rocks to fill the full gabion cage.
I built the frame using H3 treated Pine and clad with decking boards. The decking boards are some kind of red Australian hardwood from a reclamation yard.
Build your own bench seat with handy storage space by following this guide: How to make a D.I.Y. outdoor storage bench.
Using Merbau screens as fencing and in a custom bench seat design, Workshop member lcooksey88 created an outdoor haven dedicated to gatherings around the fire pit.
By building a lid for his fire pit that matches his bench seats, Workshop member Raymond’s fire pit doubles as a small table for year-round entertaining.
Workshop is a friendly place to learn, get ideas and find inspiration for your home improvement projects