building a bench seat and patio blocks

Construct the seat using eight 2 x 4s cut to the distance measured in step 7. Cut additional 2 x 4s into 14 blocks each 4 inches long. Use seven blocks on each end of the seat to space the seat boards. Secure the spacers to the longer boards with 2-1/2-inch decking screws. 【Get Price】

Allow the painted blocks to dry overnight before assembling the bench. Move the two cinder block structures approximately 5 feet apart. Insert one end of a post through a hole in a cinder block and then into the opposite hole. Two posts will form the back support and four posts will make the seat of the bench. 【Get Price】

Finally check this awesome DIY cinder block bench: That wraps up our list of built-in deck and patio seating ideas. Most people opt for something simple built of wood; however for the more elaborate stone patios adding a large custom built-seating location can add a tremendous number of seats on your patio. 【Get Price】

A first course that tilts will tilt the block stacked on top of it and one with gaps will throw off the rest of the joints. If there's any slope to your area begin to set the stones from the high end of your trench and build up the low areas to avoid having to remove any stone dust. Set the first stone centered between the sides of the trench. 【Get Price】