Outdoor Footrests

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Project by JerryinCreek posted 08-12-2014 05:51 PM 1803 views 6 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We needed some footrests on our deck. I saw a design I liked on a retail web site but didn’t want to spend $100 each! I guessed at dimensions and built mine from cedar. They turned out to be extremely comfortable as you can rest your legs on the top or rest your feet on the angled sides. I thought of plugging the screw holes for a cleaner look but decided to leave them open so I could tighten the screws as age and weather takes it’s toll.

-- Jerry, Johnson Creek, WI "If it was meant to be different it would be."

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#1 posted 08-12-2014 06:04 PM

Looks great Jerry! Very functional on your deck!

-- Dennie - Tennessee

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#2 posted 08-12-2014 06:51 PM

I like them Jerry. Good reminder to get off your feet and admire your handiwork.

-- Don, Silver City, If you always do what what you always did, you’ll always get what you always got.

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#3 posted 08-13-2014 12:10 AM

Nice build and should do the job .
Now sit back and enjoy for a bit, that is what it’s all about .


-- Kiefer

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