Narrow wood bench are among the most versatile pieces of furniture in that they can provide seating, storage and decoration. The workbenches indoors and outdoors, and are equally well in formal and elegant gardens in urban courtyards. The wood material, whether it is oak, teak or mahogany, adds durability. You can build benches of many types of wood or even medium density fiberboard or MDF. Design a wooden bench by first deciding what style or type will match your existing furniture. Then, you can start to gather the tools and materials for the project.
Detachable benches separate in the center to provide two independent seats. When they separated some styles resemble separate pieces of a saw puzzle, which adds a nice design element to a contemporary space. And banks are known for function and clean lines. Wooden slats make up the deep seat, the back and the armrests. Mission style benches are at home, in the garden, on the terrace or porch, and in most rooms within the house.
Storage benches have a seat that can be lifted up or removed to place items inside. Then look for benches with sturdy seats that will maintain their shape. Some benches have fabric-covered seat cushions that can be retrieved from a fabric of your choice.