Double bench chair-table makes for a great piece of patio furniture that you will enjoy for years. These double chair bench with table can be built from cedar or pine but must either be painted or clear coated with an exterior product to protect it from the elements.
TOOLS NEEDED AND MAKING THE CUTS
You will need a mitre saw, cordless drill, jigsaw and an orbital sander.
All your cuts will be made on the mitre saw cutting all angles at 15 deg.
Jigsaw to cut out the notch on the two front legs. The 2×6 piece will eventually rest in the notch. Measure 9 1/2 inches up from the bottom of the 2×4 front leg and mark. Measure 1 1/2″ back (depth). Then measure from your nine-inch mark up 5 1/2″ and make one more mark. Connect the lines and cut out your notch on both pieces.
ROUNDING YOUR CORNERS
FINISHING DOUBLE BENCH CHAIR WITH TABLE
The double bench chair and table can be either painted or finished with an exterior clear coat product such as Min Wax. This will not only protect the bench from the weather but will also bring out a beautiful rich look in the wood.