The new Varathane reclaimed stain colors inspired me to create this awesome planked outdoor loveseat. Who doesn’t need more outdoor seating. This planked loveseat would be a great addition to any outdoor space. Enjoy!
- Qty 1 – 4 x 4 x 8′ Untreated Kiln Dried Lumber
- Qty 7 – 2 x 6 x 96″ Untreated Kiln Dried Lumber
- Qty 4 – 2 x 4 x 96″ Premium Studs
- Qty 5 – 1 x 4 x 8′ Common Boards; Pine
- (Link is to 6′; 8′ not listed online)
- Loveseat Cushions
- 2-1/2″ Kreg Pocket Hole Screws (Coarse)
- 1-1/4″ Pocket Hole Screws
- 1-1/4″ Brad Nails
- 2-1/2″ Wood Screws
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How to build an Outdoor Wood Plank Loveseat
These free and easy DIY plans will walk you through, step by step, exactly how to build an outdoor wood plank loveseat with reclaimed wood (or faux reclaimed wood). No woodworking experience required.
Unlike most projects, since these boards are all different colors the staining must be done up front. For this project the frame is stained with Varathane’s Kona and the planks are stained with Vintage Aqua, Bleached Blue, Rustic Sage, and Antique White (bottom to top). After the stain dried we distressed the edges with 220 grit sand paper.
Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Rustoleum. While I received compensation for including their products I was going to anyway (but don’t tell them that ;)) and all the opinions are mine.
As always, if you have any questions don’t hesitate to comment below and especially don’t forget to post pictures of your finished products in the comments! ENJOY!