Rustic house furniture – Textured and natural design of rustic furniture lends itself well to the design of DIY furniture. Create warm, charming pieces of rustic furniture from thick branches, treated tree stumps and every day of weathered, outdoor materials. Decorate the whole house in your homemade rustic furniture or add only a few items in the home or outdoor spaces, warming up your space and creating a homely atmosphere. Building your furniture yourself requires an investment of time, but saves money and contributes to a truly authentic rustic environment.
Stump stool or ottoman; create rounded edges on your stump with the rasp. Remove any bark with your ax. The stump of soft sand, starting with the rough sandpaper and completing the work with the fine sandpaper. Fill the gaps with wood putty; allow the filler to dry. Apply your wood primer to the top of your stump, starting at the center and working outward. Sand lightly over the primed top once the primer has dried. Using the second clean brush, cover only the top of the stump with a primer with enamel paint.
Stump bank, prepare two registration sections as indicated on the ottoman. Drill pilot hole through one of both ends of the beam 2 by 12 inches, 6 inches from each edge and from each side. Drill a hole 2 inches deep in the center of the top of each stump. Insert the pins into the holes in the logs. Place the plank on the stumps, feeding the studs into the holes in the iron, creating the stump legs for the bench.