Salvaged Chair Legs Become a Gorgeous Bench

broken-chair-curvy-legs

When Sara of Thrifty Treasures found a broken chair with two legs missing on the curb, she had no idea she’d discover it’s twin a few months later!  With four legs between the two chairs that were in fairly good condition, Sara decided to repurpose them for another piece of furniture.

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Cleaning Up a Bench with Character

This That & Life bench before

When a family member spotted this bench on the side of the road and brought it to Anneke to rescue, it had loads of character….and BUGS!  ”As awesome as the seat was, it was damaged by larvae and bugs of some kind. Ewww, gross, and NO thank you!” exclaims Anneke at her blog, This, That & Life.

This That & Life bench before

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She’s Got Legs ((And She Knows How to Use Them)

The Weekend Country Girl bench before

Over at The Weekend Country Girl, Karen says, “I literally picked up these legs out of the trash at a garage sale.  (I did ask first.)  They once were legs for a side table and were solid wood.  I did not have a plan for them but they were too nice to be trashed!”

The Weekend Country Girl bench before

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Benched: Trash Bound Headboard Gets Repurposed

Foool4Peppers headboard before

Brian of Fool4Peppers tells me that he found this headboard in his neighbor’s trash.  He’s transformed a few headboards into benches already, so he was definitely ready to go to work on another bench with this one.

Foool4Peppers headboard before

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Craigslist Bench Makeover

This Sarah Loves bench before

Sarah of This Sarah Loves claims her husband has a new hobby:  checking the free section on Craigslist.  And that’s a good thing, especially when he comes home with stuff as nice as this colonial-style bench.

This Sarah Loves bench before

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Colorful Bench for the Porch

Dee Constructed painted bench before

Over at Dee Constructed, Dee was at a friend’s home when she spotted this bench in a corner of the garage.  The bench was unloved and unwanted, covered in dust and cobwebs.  When Dee exclaimed over it, her friend was more than happy to load it into the back of Dee’s car to go home with her.

Dee Constructed painted bench before

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Bench Makeover

Homeroad bench before

Susan blogs at Homeroad.  She’s lucky enough to have a neighbor that throws out great stuff.  When it came to this bench tossed by the neighbor, “I have red chairs from Crate and Barrel in my kitchen and I thought it would be great to try and match the color of the bench with the chairs,” Susan says.

Homeroad bench before

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Headboard Bench

Fool4Peppers twin headboards before

Brian of Fool4Peppers was with his wife at the Salvation Army store when they came across these twin headboards.  They took the headboards home, and within a few hours had completely repurposed them.

Fool4Peppers twin headboards before

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