Grey chaise – French for long chair, a chaise or sofa make an interesting design statement in any room and provides a comfortable place to lounge. This type of chair can be done relatively easily by anyone with basic woodworking skills. It basically consists of a low base with an arm at one end, on top of which you can add foam cushions upholstered in fabric that coordinate with the room’s existing decor. This project for a modern grey chaise with simple lines can be completed in a matter of hours with basic tools including a saw and a nail gun.
Decide what size you want the chaise to be given the space you have in mind for it. Construct base grey chaise. Cut two pieces of 2-inch-by-4-inch lumber to length and one piece to the desired width. The other end of the rectangle will be both the base and arm of the grey chaise longue. Cut a 4-inch-by-4-inch piece of board to make legs for your chaise lounge. Deciding how far off the ground you want chaise to be and cut each leg to the length. Cut 1 cm x 3 inches struts to the shores of chaise lounge. Nail these along the length of the chaise to form the seat. The structure of the grey chaise is now complete.
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Fill any nail holes with wood filler and sand any rough edges from your grey chaise frame. Cut a piece 5-inch high-density padding foam to the size of the grey chaise to form the seat cushion. Cover pillow in a fabric of your choice that will coordinate with other fabrics in the room. The easiest way to cover the foam block is to package it as if it were a gift, folding the fabric under the pillow and sew seams together on the bottom of the pad.