Learn how to make your own potting bench with the PARR Weekend Warriors

Spring is in full bloom and it’s time to get outside! On this month’s episode of the PARR Weekend Warriors DIY show, Tony and Corey show us how to make a functional and stylish potting bench for a fraction of the cost. With some basic tools and a green thumb this can amplify your gardening game for years to come.

The potting bench has plenty of storage for tools, supplies and soil and by using cedar, it will withstand the rainy pacific northwest weather for years to come — all for under $400.


  • 4×4 pressure treated
  • 2×4 pressure treated
  • 2×2 clear cedar
  • 1×6 tongue and groove tight knot cedar
  • 1×6 fence boards
  • Hinges
  • Handles
  • Screws
  • Bucket

Watch the full video for step by step instructions: