This Do-it-yourself projects category features a collection of DIY free woodworking plans to build many types of window seats, built-ins or free standing, from woodworking related web sites. The woodworkers construction information found on these sites range in quantity and quality.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a window bench with storage space underneath. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online. We do not provide support for this software. Not all drawings have the measurements displayed but you can use the measurement tool in SketchUp to easily and accurately determine the dimensions of each lumber part. Most drawings do not have instructions, its assumed you can build it based on the completed drawing provided.
You start by building a simple plywood box. A sheet of plywood and a little bit of basic joinery is all it takes. Next, you cover this shell with solid-wood framing and add some traditional molding. Glue, brads, and a handful of screws hold it all together. In no time, the basic plywood box is transformed into a classic. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra.
This amazing hand built window seat features three generous sized drawers as well as a space for the vent air to exit. While your window seat size may vary, as well as vent or no vent...you can follow along at the link and adjust your measurements to suit your space.
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