How to make a chair can be a very easy task. You just need a good example with construction plan. Therefore we compiled several good examples how to make a chair from recycled materials. Materials for these chairs are mainly scaffolding planks and repurposed pallets. Do it yourself instruction for pallet chairs are usually very easy. It is very easy to make your own furniture with the examples on these plans for furniture.
Other construction drawings are made for a combination of wood and scaffolding tubes. A tube chair is extremely sturdy and the can also be dismantled again. Construction methods mainly consist of fitting parts together with selftapping screws. In the case of furniture made with scaffold tubes you will have to connect the tubing with an allen key.
Construction drawings to make a tube chair from scaffolding pipes.
Chairs for inside or to use in the garden. Weatherproof furniture, made with materials from reclaimed scaffolding. Steel tubes and pipe clamps in combination with thick wood from the same scaffold. You can repurpose the tube chair parts if you are not happy with the result. Simply dismantle and recycle them in another furniture project.
How to make chairs without any experience in woodworking.
Woodworking examples and inspiration for recycling. We tried to compile easy examples how to make a chair, especially with the use of reclaimed materials. The most obvious timber for these chairs are the planks and blocks from reclaimed pallets.
An other material that we like a lot are the boards from old scaffolding. These boards are often combined with scaffold tubes and their corresponding connectors. You use the tubes and connectors to make a frame for the seat. Scaffold boards are ideal for the backrest and seating of homemade chairs.
Repurposed tires, DIY examples of what you can make from them.
First of all, these are mainly interesting examples plus a few construction plans. See how you can repurpose old tires. Some very nice ideas to recycle an old worn car tire into planters for your garden. Furthermore you can use these examples to make garden furniture and swings.
In this part of the instructions you will see how to make the seat for wooden garden chairs and benches. These lounge chairs are made from four panels, just like on the drawings for a wood garden bench.
The planks G plus L make the frontside of the chairs seating. This assembly adds strength to the chair seat, and it enhances its thickness.
You can place one or two supporting planks under the chair seat, as shown on the third construction drawing below. This reinforcement will be out of sight, and for that reason it is possible here to use some old recycled wood.
How to make a strong scaffold wood garden chair and benches in lounge style.
These homemade chairs are part of our free loungeset drawings to make your own garden furniture. Materials are old repurposed scaffolding planks plus some wooden slats for reinforcement and connecting of the planks. We have several examples of homemade furniture in the same stye as this scaffold wood garden chair. The lounge style is becoming very popular for use in gardens and patios.