Using only cement blocks, 4x4s, and cushions, she created a U-shap lounge area. “It’s comfortable and beautiful with the all the textures -- wood, concrete and cloth. It’s way versatile when I change my mind. No rotting, no staining, and not one cut needed to make it work!” she says.
updating the ole patio chairs, outdoor furniture, painted furniture, patio, Used 1x3 for the seat bottoms and backs Used 1 4 x 2 carriage bolts and hex nuts to attach the boards to the seat frame Then poly the wood
DIY cushions for patio furniture. Super easy. I didn't have old cushions to cover so I used layers of cheap bed padding foam wrapped in batting. Look here for how to do boxed corners that are not covered well http://craftapple.wordpress.com/2007/09/01/sewing-tip-squarely-boxing-those-corners/