Learn how to build a DIY rustic bench with these free building plans. This primitive look bench is perfect for the end of a bed, a mud room, or to use as an outdoor coffee table.
I made this DIY rustic bench a little while ago when I gave our bedroom a no-cost makeover and I got a lot of questions about it!
Today, I’m finally sharing the simple building plans for the bench with you.
This primitive bench is a wonderful beginner’s woodworking project, and it only uses a few 2×4’s and 2×6’s so it’s very inexpensive to build.
Not only does this DIY bench look great at the end of a bed, but it also works as an outdoor coffee table. Here it is on our porch!
Ready to build this simple, rustic bench! Let’s go!
*Note: If you want to make the bench a different width, adjust your materials and cut list accordingly.
- one 2 x 6 x 10 (I used pine) piece of lumber
- one 2 x 6 x 8 piece of lumber
- one 2 x 4 x 10 piece of lumber (or one 2 x 4 x 8 if you only want one vertical…