A bench is a great entry-level piece of furniture to build. It's useful and not as difficult to make as a chair. You can easily build a plank-seat bench, like one of the wonderful designs Joel showed us in Tools & Craft; you could upholster it if you've g
DIY Outdoor Furniture Using Cement Blocks. Need 30 cement blocks, 18 and cushions. Need 6 flat square cushions, 5 toss pillow cushions, accent toss pillows. 1 stair runner doormat for under planted pot at end of chaise.
The way that this chair folds and has a handle makes it look like it is very easy to move out of the way without taking up almost any space. However it would by quite difficult to do the same thing with a stool and it doesn't looks like it is very stable.
Warm a Room with Only a Candle and a Few Terra Cotta Pots.The terra cotta pots concentrate the heat using convection. While you won’t heat a whole house with it, it can definitely warm your hands and make a cold night much more bearable .