Porch sitting is one of the summer past times that I most enjoy. I rarely have time that I feel I can spend that way. I have found that if people join you in your porch sitting it is even more enjoyable. I decided I needed to acquire more seating for my porch so more people could join me.
This is what I found on one of our treasure hunts one Saturday morning. I knew it would take some work, but the price was right. Hello my sweet lil' glider.
|Lots of weathered spots|
I found it easier to take a bucket of bleach to the mold before I finished dismantling the entire thing.
|A little muscle power and a scrub brush is all it takes|
Here is what the frame looked like when we had it mostly dismantled.
|Lots of spots of surface rust|
Here is the finished product. It has already weathered a couple of bad summer storms this year and came out wonderfully. Sometimes it is worth it to invest in some paint. I hope you too get a chance to sit and drink a cup of coffee and listen to the birds.