How To Build An Indoor Swing
Build the seat by cutting a 1x8 to 21”
1
Cut 2 pieces of 1x2 to 8” long and sand both
2
Apply wood conditioner and stain to the swing seat and 1x2 trim
3
Use wood glue and 1” brad nails to attach the 1x2s to the seat
4
Apply several coats of polyurethane
5
Cut 1/2” holes in each corner and string your 1/2” cotton rope through the holes
6
Tape the rope to prevent fraying and cut to the height needed. Repeat with a second piece of rope.
7
Screw your mounting hardware into a ceiling joist
8
Attach the carabiners and ropes to the mounting hardware
9
Level your swing and tie knots below each hole
10
Trim the excess off each rope
11
Unravel the excess rope
12
Brush out each tassel
13
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