Sep , Wooden panels open up in sections across the back of this concrete house in Uruguay, designed by local firm Masa Arquitectos Casa Marindia by Masa Arquitectos Measuring square feet ( square metres), Casa Marindia is located an hour outside the South American country s capital Montevideo,
Coupled with the open architecture of the house, this prevalence of wood harmonizes the structure and the natural beauty of the surrounding area Inside open format spaces, hanging chairs, benches, and other traditionally outdoor furnishings complete the combination, truly uniting the home to its lot The house is airy and
The chairs are made from metal and have plastic slats for the cushions I bet you re just like me and hate spending a ton of money of outdoor furniture If you ve got metal patio chairs this is s In the off chance the drop cloth isn t full proof the old pieces of wood will absorb the spray paint Oh, and make sure you keep the
If you want to learn more about building a simple wooden bench, pay attention to the instructions shown in this tutorial I teamed up with Julian for this project, so you can see the full plans along with a cut list here I drilled pilot holes at both ends of the slats and inserted screws to lock them to the frame.
Building a garden bench is straight forward woodworking project that can be done in a Use a spirit level to check if the legs of the bench are plumb and if the stretcher and the seat slats are horizontal Fill the holes Apply several coats of stain or paint to the wooden components, if you want to protect them from decay.
Feb , Wood slats Fences made of narrowly spaced wood strips provide light screening while offering a peek to the other side For a contemporary look, set the slats horizontally between three eighths of a inch to inch apart (depending on desired privacy) Anchor with fence posts at the back to keep the front
Wooden roll top desks are clever classics that depend on segmented wood slats to close and open without sacrificing classy curves good and works at any point of the process you could slide it to the shortest configuration or pull it out to full length and it would still be an attractive and useful object, indoors or outside.
Aug , Step by step tutorial with photos, cost breakdown and time saving tips tricks to build your own garden fence Then it suddenly hit us we could build a slatted fence but instead of using the really expensive cedar slats, we could just use standard tanalised wooden slats instead As soon as we had the
Sep , Thin wooden slats provide just enough privacy for outdoor bathing and create a graphic, horizontal pattern in the garden The painted black back wall Copper piping to coordinate with the roof gutters and playful multicolored knobs to adjust the water temperature complete the design Rustic Patio by
Add a Pop of Color Outdoors With a Metal Garden Bench Tuck a garden bench in a corner of the yard, and you ve got a perfect spot for soaking up the view of your prized petunias Make it metal, and it s not only Highlights The arched back frames a cast iron inset of perching birds the slatted seat is comfortably curved.