Modern Adirondack Chairs

Submitted by frmoody on Mon, 05/03/2021 - 17:35

This was a nice simple build. The only problem where I live (near Edmonton, Alberta) is that the price of lumber has gone crazy. I think it is the same everywhere. 2 x 4's are running about $8.50 (CAD) each. I can see myself building a few more of these as the neighbours like them. Chose to go with a funky magenta colour to add some colour to the backyard. Very comfortable to sit in but I think I will add some cushions. I should have taken Ana's advice and painted the boards (especially back and seat) first. Once assembled I had to go in with a small brush to get the sides.

Built from Plan(s)
Estimated Cost
$40 each
Estimated Time Investment
Day Project (6-9 Hours)
Type of Wood
Construction grade 2 x 4's and S4S 1 x 8's
Finish Used
Exterior semi gloss paint.
Recommended Skill Level
Beginner

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