Bay window flip top storage bench.


Empty space.
Framed out with 2x4's.
Wainscoting across the front.
Piano hinge lid made from 3/4" plywood with bull nose molding attached to front.
Done.

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3 questions
  • Tub32377211
    on Jan 10, 2018

    Hi please can you show me how the joins are done?
  • Julie
    on Jul 27, 2018

    What is your finished height?

  • Kim Fox
    on Dec 29, 2018

    I have a heat vent right against the wall in the middle of the bay window. How do I accommodate that?

    • Pamela
      on Nov 10, 2019

      You create a long narrow "box" with a heat vent deflector inside, pointed out to the front of the storage unit. Find a vent cover to dress it up & allow the heat to go out into the room.

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  • Sarah
    on Dec 29, 2018

    Yes I'd like to do this. However I would like a freestanding not attached to the wall. Also, Put a draw in the middle with a metal pullout for bigger, heaver items. I would like to change the front to match the rest of the room.

  • Judy Hausmann
    on Nov 24, 2019

    I would love to do this! Would I extend a cold air return the same way as suggested for the heat vent?

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