I used treated Pine in this project as it is just for the backyard. I had to spend time preparing the surface as it was a rough surface to begin with.
If I made it again, I would turn the middle table part into a small cooler with a flip top lid, which would be handy on summer days in the backyard.
More timber chairs
Workshop member Marty cladded a Pine frame with recycled pallet timber to create this rustic daybed.
Workshop member abhayks built an affordable outdoor chair with recycled pallet timber and used a torch to create this burn effect.
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