How to Build a Porch Swing

Kick back and relax with this fun-to-build weekend project

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Miter saw
  • Cordless drill
  • Circular saw
  • Caulk gun
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Block plane
  • Countersink drill bit
  • Drill bit set
  • Hacksaw
  • Jigsaw
  • Orbital sander
  • Safety glasses
  • Sanding block
  • Square
  • Paintbrush
  • Table saw

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