How to Build an English-Style Burkholder Range Garden Bench

How to build this classic English-style Burkholder Range garden bench. The article includes step-by-step instructions, tools and materials list and bench diagrams.



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The garden bench, or "range", endures in many forms and has long since come out of the garden and onto the porch or open lawn.
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Diagram: Back of garden bench.
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Diagram: Cross section of garden bench.
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Diagram: Arm and seat rail.
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Diagram: Lettered pieces of garden bench corresponding to garden bench cutting and materials guide.
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Diagram: Base structure of garden bench.
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Diagram: Garden bench chart cutting and materials guide.
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