When the husband is away, the wife….has to build stuff herself 😉

I’ve wanted a bench in the entryway after redoing the stairs and I’m taking advantage of some time alone to get stuff done and pretend to be handy!

The bench was made out of the former stair treads from the old staircase.
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With a screwdriver and some nails I put together this super simple bench. I painted the legs white and the top brown, a reoccurring theme in my house.
diy entryway bench

It’s not perfect, but it’s sturdy… I guess that’s what a gazillion screws will do for you. 😉
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The size fits well in the entryway and I’m playing around with some ways to decorate it! Maybe some pillows and a couple pumpkins for fall? What would you put on it?

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2 Comments

  1. Renee

    September 24, 2016 at 3:03 am

    Cute! Perfect spot for a bench. I like the idea of seasonal pillows on it

    1. carolynarentson@gmail.com

      September 26, 2016 at 4:02 pm

      Thank you! You inspired me with the pillows!

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