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Rescue an old spindled headboard as well as its companion footboard from the trash heap, then give these discards new life as an entryway bench. Cut the footboard in half, then attach it to the headboard to form the sides of the bench. Salvaged bed slats, cut to size, form the seat. After all the pieces are in place, the bench needs nothing more than a rustic paint job (this blogger used petroleum jelly for a layered paint look) for a beachy, coastal vibe.
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