He was alerted to a big old pile of wood when he saw people stopped by the side of the road picking through it for firewood. It came home in the back of the car. As promised, behold the step by step instructions for our new outdoor side table, made from cast off wood that Keith found near the family cottage. Keith named it Stumpy.
This is the Behr paint we used at HomeDepot.com This is the legs we bought. Make sure you pay attention to whether you are getting the straight or angled. Not that anyone we know has ever made that mistake.
All in? This cost $30 at Home Depot (but we did have some leftover varnish in the back that we put on the wood top). And it took 3 hours!