Potting Bench Wood Project
A workbench for the gardener. With almost 14 square feet of work
space, this bench is full of useful features. It has loads of storage
below the work surface, and a handy shelf above. The hinged panel
next to the smooth work surface lets you scrape unused potting soil
into the soil bin below. And the wood grate on the left allows you
to water your plants.
The Potting Bench is 77 inches wide x 26 inches deep x 47 inches
high (the work surface is 34 inches high). We built our bench of
CCA treated lumber (2x4s and 2x6s) because it lives in a moist greenhouse.
The 18 inches x 48 inches work surface is exterior grade MDF. No
fancy joinery here, just butt joints and galvanized deck screws.
This Potting Bench Wood Project was originally published in
Garden Gate magazine No. 7
WHAT YOU GET
The Potting Bench Wood Project is
a two-page, 234KB pdf file. It includes an exploded view of the
potting bench, building tips and a materials list.
BONUS! A step-by-step guide to potting and repotting your plants.
Skill Level = 3 (moderate)
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