Free Plans: 7 Outdoor Storage Benches to Build for Your Patio

Storage benches are extremely useful additions to your deck, patio, or yard.  They can add functional outdoor seating while also providing a place to stash all that gear we need to find a place for outside.  Whether you’re stowing pillows, hoses, pool supplies or toys, or gardening tools,  you’ll be sure to find these benches great additions to your landscaping.  All of these plans are free and do not require you to sign up for anything or enter an email, etc.  Happy building!


This DIY Storage Bench from Better Homes and Gardens, uses decking as the cladding for a very useful place to sit or stash your stuff. l
Build this attractive storage bench from Sunset for your patio and you can even store unsightly hoses in it. Handsome storage bench
Attempt this cute paneled storage bench from Canadian Home Workshop if you have some woodworking experience. Outdoor Storage Bench, benches,outdoors,storage,easy,DIY instructions,do it yourself,free woodworking plans,woodworkers projectsOutdoor storage bench

Try this simple-to-build slatted storage bench from Ana White, inspired by West Elm’s Wood Slat Storage Bench.


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Plans in PDF form from Workbench Magazine to build this nice double storage bench. Seating with Storage
Here is a relatively simple deck storage bench made from cedar.  From Home At Home. Double Duty Deck Bench
This cedar storage bench is particularly well-suited to storing pool noodles or paddles.