Crate bench with storage bins for students' journals... Super simple to make and not very costly. Supplies: milk crates (got them for free from Kroger), zip ties, plywood board, foam, fabric and matching storage drawers (from Lowes)
I love my new milk crate seats! They were super easy to make and look great! See what I did with step-by-step directions with photos.
Plastic Crate Stools Are Perfect For Storage
These Milk Crate Seats are ideal for storage and additional seating. Be sure to check the Storage Bench too!
10 Ingenious Ways To Turn Milk Crates Into Furniture
Zip tie together and put a lounge chair cushion on top?
Classroom benches- three different levels so everyone can see- the top level is a milk crate + a half one zip tied together- middle is a crate on the side and the bottom is a crate flat on the ground- 3 crates for each bench- I love them! (Picture only)
Milk crate ottoman
Transform wooden milk crates into rustic ottomans.
DIY Milk Crate Bench (with directions)
Adventures in Math - Tales of a 3rd Grade Teacher: Mission Organization: Making a Milk-Crate Bench