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Simple Potting Bench Plans – Outdoor DIY Project

Free build it yourself potting bench plans. Plans come with a free PDF download, material list with cutting and shopping list, and step-by-step illustrated instructions.

Potting Bench Plans – Overview

Simple Potting Bench Plans – Material List

Shopping List

Shopping List

6 – 1×4 – 8′

6 – 1×6 – 8′

1 – 2×4 – 10′

1 – 2×4 – 8′

1 – 1/2″ dowel – 1′

1 1/4″ deck screws

Cutting List

Cutting List

A – 2 – 1×4 – 5′

B – 6 – 1×4 – 1′ 10 1/2″

C – 2 – 1×4 –  4′

D – 2 – 2×4 – 2′ 9″

E – 2 – 2×4 – 5′

F – 4 – 1×4 – 2′

G – 4 – 1×6 – 4′

G – 1 – 1×4 – 4′

H – 8 – 1×6 – 2′

I – 4 – 1×6 – 7″

J – 2 – 1×6 – 5′

K – 3 – 1/2 dowel – 4″

Simple potting bench plans step 1
Cut two 1×4’s to 5″ long (A). Cut four 1×4’s to 1′ 10 1/2″ long (B). Pre-drill holes and assemble as shown on illustration above using 1 1/4″ deck screws.

Simple potting bench plans step 2
Cut two 1×4’s to 4′ long (C). Cut two 1×4’s to 1′ 10 1/2″ long (B). Pre-drill holes and assemble as shown above using 1 1/4″ deck screws.

Simple potting bench plans step 3
Cut the front and back legs and assemble as shown above.

Cut two 2×4’s to 2′ 9″ long (D). Pre-drill holes and screw 1 1/4″ deck screws through (C) and into (D). Cut two 2×4’s to 5′ long (E). Pre-drill holes and screw 1 1/4″ deck screws through (C) and into (E).

Simple potting bench plans step 4
Cut four 1×4’s to 2′ long (F). Pre-drill holes and assemble as shown above using 1 1/4″ deck screws.

Simple potting bench plans step 5
Cut four 1×6’s and one 1×4 to 4′ long (G). Pre-drill holes and assemble as shown on illustration above using 1 1/4″ deck screws.

Cut eight 1×6’s to 2′ long (H). Gap the boards (H) out evenly, pre-drill and assemble as shown on illustration above using 1 1/4″ deck screws.

Simple potting bench plans step 6
Cut four 1×6’s to 7″ long (I). Cut as shown on illustration above.

Simple potting bench plans step 7

Cut two 1×6’s to 5′ long (J). Pre-drill holes and install the shelves as shown on illustration above using 1 1/4″ deck screws. Drill holes and install 1/2 dowels (K).

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5 comments

  1. Love all your plans. Thank you for sharing them. Cannot wait to try the potting bench.

  2. It`s just what I needed a set of plans. I build one last year must harder to build then this one.
    Thanks for the set of plans.

  3. Love this plans thx for sharing ,,, cannot wait to make this work bench again thx for this plans……

  4. nice, straight forward building plans, I look forward to making this!

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