Mud Room Shoe Bench

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Project by Oldtool posted 361 days ago 1606 views 6 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Quick build, mud room shoe bench made from big box construction #2 pine and some 1/4” floor underlayment plywood. Because of the depth at 20”, I decided to hinge the seat for more access to the top shelf, where shoes can be stored double deep.
Finish is a couple of coats of Arm-R-Seal wiping varnish. Joinery is mortise & tenon.
Thanks for looking.

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 360 days ago

Nice job on that bend. That is right handy and necessary piece of furniture!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 359 days ago

As Jim said a very necessary piece and functional piece of furniture for any mud room. That will get the job done!! Excellent job!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#3 posted 357 days ago

Looks good and well crafted. I’m sure it will serve well the whole family for a long time. Great job!

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#4 posted 355 days ago

That is a fine piece.
Nice work.

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