42 Inexpensive Outdoor Wooden Patio Bench Ideas


An outdoor wooden storage bench offers storability and functionality, in an attractive furniture piece to suit all outside spaces, ideal for securing all garden, yard, or recreational accessories. These benches often come in a choice of colors, textures, and sizes to complement a backyard, porch, or patio arrangement.

A garden or deck storage bench, in a rugged and resilient construction can be located at most DIY, garden, and hardware stores to assist in tidying up an often-cluttered backyard. For extra comfort, a seat can be fitted with a water-repellent cushion in a tough and durable outdoor material.


A quality wooden bench is often finished with a varnish or oil protective coating to endure all external weather conditions. Even so, to maintain a storage chest in top condition, it can sometimes be beneficial to remove it to a more protected area, such as an outbuilding or shed in the most adverse climate conditions.

Outdoor storage boxes with hinged or lifting lid are often a simple and quick DIY project to take on for those with competent skills. A set of patterns, plans, or illustrations to construct a bench in choice of configurations is easy to locate online, often at a nominal fee or sometimes free. This presents a cost-effective and simple solution to packing away an assortment of toys, garden tools, and similar gear left strewn across a backyard.

Outdoor furniture, such as benches, chests, or trunks are available in several wood effects, with kapur, cypress, and teak all popular options. With such a choice in color shades and sizes, it is always a possibility to locate garden furniture to blend in with an existing yard arrangement.

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