These DIY outdoor furniture ideas are a great way to add a handmade touch to your outdoor space. Plus, you can save a ton of money by building your own furniture.
Have you been shopping for outdoor furniture recently? It’s crazy to see how expensive a good patio set, or outdoor table can be. So, I gathered over 31 really beautiful DIY outdoor furniture ideas.
There are dining tables, benches, chairs, and more. Take a look around and get inspired to build your own furniture in plenty of time for summer entertaining.
DIY Outdoor Furniture Ideas
Get ready for summer entertaining with these DIY outdoor furniture ideas. There are simple build plans that even a beginner DIY'er can make, and more complicated furniture pieces to give you a little bit of a challenge.
DIY Outdoor Sofa from 2×4 Pine – Build Plans
This DIY Outdoor Sofa is made from 2×4 Pine and Cedar lumber, and it includes free build plans if you want to make your own.
Outdoor Lounge Chair Build Plans
Build these large comfy outdoor lounge chairs with this DIY tutorial. These are the perfect size to sit around a fire pit, or patio enjoying friends and family.
DIY Outdoor Sofa (With Free Printable Plans!)
This DIY outdoor sofa is a perfect size to get comfortable in, and enjoy the warmer weather. There are also free printable plans included.
How To Make A Simple DIY Outdoor Dining Table For $20! (Plans & Video)
This gorgeous DIY outdoor dining table can be made for just $20! And, there are plans and a video so you can make your own.
Outdoor Daybed DIY Project - perfect outdoor sofa and daybed!
This outdoor daybed project is a beautiful piece of DIY furniture that is not only a great piece for entertaining guests, but it's also large enough to use as a daybed too!
Easy DIY Hammock Stand Using 3 Tools - Full Tutorial, Video and Plans
Is there anything more relaxing then lounging outside in a hammock? Learn how to build a DIY hammock stand in just a few hours!
DIY 2x4 Porch Swing - Sweet Pea
If you have a porch, you have to have a porch swing, but have you seen the cost? So expensive! This DIY 2x4 swing is a great option.
DIY Grill Cart & BBQ Prep Table --FREE BUILD PLANS!
Use the included build plans to make a DIY grill cart with a BBQ prep table. This will come in so handy for all of those summer barbecues!
DIY Table Top: Fixing a Broken Patio Table on a Budget
Have you ever had a glass top patio table flip and shatter? Don't throw that table out. You can make a new wood table top that is stunning! Check out this step-by-step tutorial.
See how we made these beautiful DIY outdoor chairs for our porch.
DIY Outdoor Farmhouse Sink
Build your own DIY farmhouse-style outdoor sink with this tutorial. It's so helpful to have a space to wash vegetables from the garden, water plants, and so many other things.
Modern 2x4 Bench - DIY Tutorial & Plans
This modern 2x4 bench can be made in just under 5 hours. It can be used in so many different ways.
How fun is this outdoor dog cabana? It was really easy to make and budget-friendly too.
DIY Modern Outdoor Chairs
Build your own DIY modern outdoor chairs out of wood for around $70 bucks. These are gorgeous, and you can't beat the price.
How to make a Trough Party Table
Talk about a conversation piece for your outdoor entertaining space! This DIY trough party table is fantastic!
DIY 2x4 Bench
You can never have too many benches, especially as extra outdoor furniture. They come in so handy when you have a summer get together. This is a simple DIY 2x4 bench that looks great!
Potting Bench DIY – Sturdy and Functional
If you like to garden, a potting bench is a must! Check out this functional DIY potting bench. It has plenty of storage for all your garden tools too!
Simple DIY Outdoor Side Table Plans
You can easily build this DIY outdoor side table in just one afternoon using the included build plans.
Backyard Update: DIY Outdoor Couch (An inexpensive pallet project!)
Have you checked out the price of outdoor patio furniture? It can be so expensive. This DIY outdoor couch is made with inexpensive pallets so you can save a ton of money with this idea.
Outdoor Kitchen Island Build Plans
Add an outdoor kitchen island to your home and take outdoor living to the next level!
Outdoor Planter Bench
Make a beautiful DIY Planter Box Bench for your backyard. It's easier than you think with these step-by-step instructions.
How to Build Adirondack Chairs from Scratch
Adirondack chairs are a classic piece of outdoor furniture, but so expensive. Use these easy Adirondack chair plans and learn how to build your own.
DIY Modern Outdoor Chair--Building Plans and Tutorial!
Build a pair of sturdy and inexpensive chairs out of standard construction lumber.
How To Restore Wooden Outdoor Furniture
If your outdoor furniture has seen better days, give it a quick update. This post will show you how to restore your wooden furniture back to new again!
Round Barn Quilt Table
This DIY outdoor table with a quilt design is absolutely stunning. Check out the tutorial to see how it was made.
DIY Modern Outdoor Sofa
Save a ton of money on outdoor furniture by building your own. This DIY modern outdoor sofa is stunning!
DIY Outdoor Table: What to do with leftover composite decking?
Do you have leftover composite decking? If so, use it to make a cool DIY outdoor table. It's a great way to use up extra pieces.
Build a 2x4 Outdoor Table with Available Plans
Add a simple DIY outdoor table to your porch or patio with these easy to follow build plans.
Make your Own Pallet Couch - No Tools Needed!
No power tools are needed to make your own DIY outdoor pallet couch. This is such a cool piece of furniture, that is a super simple build.
How to Make an Easy West Elm Inspired DIY Outdoor Bench
We love a good West Elm knock off, and this DIY outdoor bench is awesome! You can make it for a fraction of the cost of the retail version.
How to Build a DIY Fire Pit Table for $120
Learn how to build your very own beautiful waterfall table, complete with a DIY fire pit feature.
Learn how to build a DIY planter box with an attached trellis. There's plenty of room for the plants to grow and the trellis will provide privacy and shade.
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