Enjoying a meal or snack with family and friends is a great way to relax in your backyard. Whether the outing takes place on a picnic table or a tablecloth spread on the lawn doesn’t matter. Spending quality time with loved ones and getting some fresh air are all you really need.
Here are four
projects you can tackle to create a perfect picnic.
1. Build a Picnic Table
outdoor living with seating for up to eight people. Building a picnic table
isn’t that difficult when you work from plans.
You just need
to purchase the right materials and head to your workshop, or rent tools from
the home center.
A picnic table takes about six hours to build and of course, safety comes first. So, grab some safety glasses, earplugs, work gloves and a dust mask, and then grab or rent some tools and purchase the materials.
- Miter saw
- Radial sander
- Drill Driver
- File or chisel
- Socket Wrench (with 7/16-inch bit)
- Combination Countersink Bit (with 1/8-inch bit)
- ½-inch and