14 Stylish DIY Bench Plans

A living room with a bench, pillows, and a wall hanging

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Use one of these free DIY bench plans to build a bench for any area of your home, inside or outside. It's a great beginner builder project, taking just a few tools and supplies that you may even already have on hand. These are also quick projects to complete, taking just an afternoon from start to finish.

These DIY benches come in a wide variety of styles from modern to rustic and everywhere in between. They're the perfect place to sit and take off your shoes or to show off a plant or book collection. It's also a great solution for extra seating since they don't take up much space.