Bench with cushion cover are functional furniture that make a great addition to a room or an entrance door. The bank has two purposes. It acts as a place to store objects and as a bench to sit. Storage benches can be made in any size but they are usually made in a rectangular shape with a lid that is hinged.
Ideas for make storage bench with cushion. Choose a good wooden floor such as oak, maple or cherry. Determine the size you want the finished bench to be. It should be wide enough for someone to sit comfortably. A good size for the bench is 3 feet long by 18 inches wide by 18 inches high. Create the basic framework. Measure and cut two tables of the same length of 36 inches for the front and back. Measure and cut two shorter boards, 18 inches from the ends. Fit the pieces to make sure they are straight.
Measure the area outside the frame at the top of the lid. Add 1/2 inch to the overhanging measurement on the front and both sides of the lid. Cut the wood to size. Set aside. Measure the inside of the sides and ends of the structure of the lower piece of wood. Join the legs to the bottom of the frame at each corner using the long screws. Paint or stain the structure and legs before placing the bench with cushion. Let it dry.