How to Build an Adirondack Chair

Simple construction—maximum comfort

Required Tools for this Project

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

  • Clamps
  • Miter saw
  • Cordless drill
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Countersink drill bit
  • Framing square
  • Jigsaw
  • Orbital sander
  • Straightedge
  • Paint roller
  • Paint tray
  • Safety glasses
  • Paintbrush
  • Wood glue

For a complete Material List and Cutting List, see Additional Information.