Kitchen Bench

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Project by retafmedic posted 12-23-2010 06:18 PM 1728 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bench measures 72” x 15” x 17.75” and was built with solid pine seat and sides with douglas fir legs and under framing. This was a simple and fun project that challenged me to match the table design and get as close as I could matching the stain. Clients picked up last night and were very happy, and are already talking about another matching bench first of the year. Enjoy!

UPDATE: My client sent me pics of the bench in place with her table, turned out very nice. Added 2 pics 12/24/10

-- Mike

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#1 posted 12-23-2010 06:28 PM

Nice kitchen bench.

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#2 posted 12-23-2010 11:02 PM

Problem is, with a nice bench, someone will undoubtedly decide to throw some cushions frm Bed, Bath & Beyond all over it! Geez. Wish we could appreciate such a nice one in our dining room.

Nice saw in the background!

-- GX

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#3 posted 12-24-2010 02:54 AM

Nice clean design, well done!

-- Tom

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#4 posted 12-24-2010 06:53 PM

Vey nice! I can see why your clients are thinking about another. Well done!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#5 posted 12-27-2010 06:49 PM

Really like the unique proportions on this Mike. And it has a Shaker feel to it. Wow does it look great in her pics! Love it… well done!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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