Author(s): Jackson Katie
With a few basic tools and a weekend, anyone can build a beautiful project out of wood for their outdoor space! Hand-Built Outdoor Furniture covers the basics of woodworking-how to measure, where and how to shop, and how to screw, sand, and paint. The twenty step-by-step projects are organized by level of difficulty and fully illustrated with hundreds of clear and easy-to-follow photographs. The finished pieces include simple items include a trellis, a flower box, and a plant stand and more complicated projects include a chaise lounge, a sectional with built-in storage, and a slat bench. The required materials an can be found at local hardware and lumber stores, and the tools required are basic-no table saws or routers necessary! Katie Jackson's projects are simple, clean, and timeless and work well within a wide variety of styles. Hand-Built Outdoor Furniture is the perfect primer for people new to woodworking, DlY'ers, and homeowners looking for a-simple and affordable to decorate their space.
An inspiring, step-by-step guide to building outdoor furniture out of wood that is suitable for beginners.