Whether it’s an unusual width or length, or if you need seating to fit a specific space, you could make a couch. Here’s how it’s done…

In the following video, Megan, from the YouTube channel Bell and Cotton, shows us how she and her partner modified plans provided by woodworking experts Ana White and Ryobi Nation to make an extra long couch.

Paired with readymade sofa cushions, they made this couch for an outdoor seating area, but you could make something similar for any area of your home.

What you need

  • 11 wooden 2x4x10 planks
  • 2 exterior wood screws
  • 2 pocket hole screws
  • A hand sander
  • 220 grit sandpaper
  • A mitre saw
  • Measuring tape
  • Square
  • Drill
  • Mini pocket jig

Watch the tutorial

To see how you could make your couch, watch the video tutorial below…


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