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Simple DIY with HPM: 2x4 Basics AnySize Chair

Looking for a simple DIY project? With this 2x4 Basics AnySize Chair, you can build a bench with only a powered screwdriver and a saw.
It’s as simple as that. This product is available at our HPM retail locations.
Stop by and pickup this product to get started. Check out the video and building steps below for a how-to guide to build this fun product.

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Tools & Items Needed For This Project:

  • AnySize 2×4 Basics kit from HPM
  • 2×4 lumber
  • Galvanized exterior grade screws
  • (the box comes with screws, but we recommend upgrading to exterior screws for longevity)
  • Saw
  • Drill
  • Paint/Stain (optional)



Screen Shot 2019-06-21 at 11.48.15 AMSTEP 1: Cut and stain your wood to length
With the AnySize Chair from 2×4 Basics at HPM, the length of your bench is fully customizable.
This great piece of furniture is as easy to assemble as can be. You will need (9) pieces of 2×4 cut to the same length. You can decide on the length as long as they don’t exceed 6 feet. For this example, we selected 5-foot pieces. Once the pieces are cut, stain or paint the pieces. To avoid a mess, be sure the pieces are completely dry before assembly.

 


Screen Shot 2019-06-21 at 11.48.27 AMSTEP 2: Assemble the base

Take (2) of the pieces and attach to the base of the AnySize Chair. Use the drill and galvanized outdoor screws to fasten the 2×4's to the base. 

 


Screen Shot 2019-06-21 at 11.48.31 AMSTEP 3: Attach the back of the AnySize Chair
Using the drill and galvanized screws, attach (3) pieces in the slotted areas to the back of the chair.

 

 


Screen Shot 2019-06-21 at 11.48.34 AMSTEP 4: Attach the seat of the AnySize Chair
For the last step, use the remaining pieces of 2×4 and attach to the base of the AnySize Chair.
Congratulations, you are now ready to enjoy the summer with a new, easy-to-assemble AnySize Chair that looks great in your yard!  Thanks to 2×4 Basics, completing your own DIY projects has never been easier!


 

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