With one of our DIY kits, you can restore your own bench to its former glory. . You get the wooden slats, the braces, a set of bolts, and screws. . have salvaged them from the old bench that's fine, but otherwise you will need to replace them.
24 May 2011 . The bench was rusty of the cast iron ends and the wooden slats needed to . Plan on replacing the hardware- screws and washers, nuts etc. they will be .. White oak, cedar, cypress, and others are fine but will not last as long.
I have acquired two old(ish) garden benches which have cast iron ends in . I had intended to repaint the ends and replace the slats with hardwood, .. so you would really be better off getting some oak (or similar) slats, even if.
Recycled Plastic Wood is made of polystyrene from old CD cases and . Available in a variety of colours - including Oak and Mahogany, and sold in 3m Length. . Idea for bench slats and various other applications that require a light weight .. The cost is only the initial install costs as no maintenance or replacement will.