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A porch swing is a bundle of happiness that never fails to remind you of a beautiful childhood memory spent with loved ones. It takes you back to the many summers spent with friends swinging, with the gentle breeze fanning your cheeks.
Kick back a little harder, and the laughter gets a little louder. It brings out the child in you. They say a swing is not just a piece of furniture, it's a state of mind. The comfortable lounging, the gentle motion of swinging back and forth, and the warmth it provides when the joy of nostalgia steps in, is priceless.
The desire to retain a delightful experience breathes in the search for the perfect porch swing. Below is a list of wooden bench swings that you might consider hanging on your porch or any preferred spot in your outdoor spaces.
The Charming Bench Company wooden Porch Swing selection comes in several variations: Cedar, Teak, Cypress, Pine, Hickory, and Oak.
Cedar or Western Red Cedar. Famed for its naturally incredible wood grain and classified as hardwood, which is resistant to rot, decay, and insects. It'll help your swing last longer and require less maintenance over its lifetime. Unlike many other kinds of wood, red cedar has a natural beauty with its crisp, luxurious tonal properties. Cedar wood furniture is an heirloom piece whether used indoors or outdoors.
Teak. Identified as hardwood due to its hardness and resilience. Teak is highly dense, durable, and has a high oil & wax content. It is naturally resistant to water, mildew, fungus, and most wood-eating insects. Also, teak grows without synthetic fertilizers and heavy irrigation, making it an eco-friendly choice. There is no need for preservatives, paint, or varnish. Its natural oils form a barrier against potential harmful elements.
Cypress. It can easily be identified due to its gradient tones of light, yellowish-brown color. It has straight grains with a medium texture, rot-resistant, and a natural insect repellent. It is also referred to as "Eternal Wood", which means it will last and age with you.
Pinewood. It is generally more lightweight than the others. This wood is excellent if you desire a more rustic look. It accepts paint and stain very well. It ages well, and it resists shrinking and swelling over time. Pine must be sealed when outdoors.
Hickory. It stands out due to its unique combination of strength, hardness, and toughness missing in any other species. It's recognized as a highly durable wood, thought to be able to withstand nearly anything. Hickory is the second hardest hardwood species in North America.
Oak. It is highly durable, easy to work with, and stunning stained or with a clear, natural finish. It's also one of the most efficient woods to burn. Oakwood, prized in furniture-making, flooring, and cabinetry because of its durability, workability, and natural beauty.
This fabulous garden swing is the perfect wooden swing for creating a relaxing, serene atmosphere while enjoying your garden view. Relax and spend quality time with your loved ones on this marvelous swing. The Traditional English Porch Swing is handmade with durable Yellow Pine by our Amish craftsman in Pennsylvania.
Every piece of wood fits snugly into every step of the design, joined knot-free.
This exquisitely designed traditional bench swing exudes warmth and extra delightful charm wherever you decide to hang it. Featuring an array of paint color and exotic stain finishes, its versatility in design and style will allow you to customize it to match your style.
Our Teak Swings with Cushions are handcrafted from excellent Indonesian Teak, with a java colored finish, and fitted with solid brass hardware. With a gently sloped seat and curved lumbar support, it ensures a relaxing front porch or garden area swinging experience.
Porch swings made of Teak are royalty among outdoor furniture. It is a close-grained hardwood and one of the hardest, strongest, and most durable materials. It is highly resistant to rotting and to the effects of hot sun, rain, frost or snow. It can stay outdoors all year long.
The Amish Hickory Porch Swing by A & L Furniture creates a warm, nostalgic mood on your front porch. Built from tough, sturdy Hickory wood, each swing crafted, will have its own rich and unique grain and character. A swing bench with wooden frame and metal chains that exudes a classic, practical appeal.
This impressively made wooden bench swing with metal hardware is a fun and bold outdoor furniture that evokes a rustic character. It is crafted with the highest quality of Hickory wood for its sturdy frame. Its stunning wood finish hints subtle summer tranquility that intensifies its calm and collected personality.
Beautifully made with exceptional durability, this incredible garden swing makes a great statement piece to add a touch of tasteful aesthetic and character to any setting. The Fan Back Porch Swing is crafted with knot-free Yellow Pine and is sure to last many years. Skillfully handmade by our Amish craftsman in Pennsylvania, every piece is ensured to fit snugly.
Crafted using top-grade solid wood for its sturdy frame, this wooden bench swing with its eye-catching design and fabulous wood finish. It will add a cozy vibe wherever you choose to hang it.
This rustic and classic looking porch swing made of pressure-treated pine is an excellent gift for your family, or yourself. This swing is crafted by skilled Amish woodworkers.
Swings include hanging chains, but you can also use a rope as an alternative to complete the rustic, country theme. Add our weatherproof pillows, which are stain, oil, and mildew resistant, and can withstand outdoor exposure, to complete the look.
Savor a beautiful day on your comfortable Hershy Way Grandpa swing. This porch swing features a time-proven traditional swing design. Handbuilt by our Amish craftsman in the USA, both the back and seat are contoured for comfort. For your daily afternoon rest and recreation regimen, this wooden bench swing with metal hardware makes a comfortable companion that will add a striking statement to your porch.
Unwind, relax, and spend quality time with your loved ones on this marvelous swing. The Traditional English Porch Swing is lovingly built by hand using durable Western Red Cedar crafted by our Amish craftsman in Pennsylvania. Every piece is guaranteed to fit perfectly.
Standing in a class of its own, our A & L Furniture Western Red Cedar Traditional English Porch Swing imparts an understated sophistication that is always a pleasure to look at. Featuring an array of exotic stain finishes, its versatility in design will allow you to re-stain or paint it according to your style.
Imagine the rustic beauty of this lawn swing gracing your yard, deck, or lawn. Swing away the tensions of your day while enjoying the elegance of rustic lawn furniture. Handcrafted by the artisans of Montana Woodworks using solid, American grown wood, this lawn swing is designed to last for generations. This item comes professionally finished with a premium grade exterior finish. Some assembly required. Seat height is user adjustable.
When your outdoor space is limited and you don't have enough room for a stand, then consider buying Glacier Country Log Porch Swing on its own. This gorgeous swing will definitely elevate your porch into a warm and welcoming area with additional seating for guests with a cozy spot wherein unwind after a long work week.
Small in size, big in style, it will feel right at home as an accent or as a complementing piece to your own porch swing. For your young one's own relaxation spot, this kiddie wooden bench swing set makes a comfortable companion. Instantly add an adorable and modern functional accent to your outdoor spaces that your kids can enjoy with our Moon Valley Rustic Nicholas Child Porch Swing With Stand.
This rustic porch swing is a spectacular piece for any porch. Handcrafted from the finest quality Northern White Cedar in America, this charming swing is a great place to unwind with a book or chat with a loved one.
Simplicity and elegance radiate from this wooden bench swing with metal hardware. Built using top quality solid Western Red Cedar wood for its sturdy frame, its gorgeous silhouette and fabulous wood finish evoke a country charm vibe without compromising on quality and modernity.
Handcrafted by Amish artisans from Pennsylvania, this swing features a sturdy back with sleek slopes and curves, making it a gorgeous choice for the porch. Take a swing, relax, and spend quality time with your loved ones on the A & L Furniture Royal English Swing.
Have a seat and kick back on this elegant swing bench. Crafted with fine Western Red Cedar wood, this stylish swing bench can easily become a favorite hang-out spot for the whole family to enjoy. Add a playful element to your favorite outdoor spot with our A & L Furniture Marlboro Red Cedar Furniture Porch Swing.
Gorgeously made, this wooden bench swing with metal hardware is a piece of exciting furniture that will add unlimited hours of enjoyment to your garden or under your beloved tree.
Imagine this rustic beauty as a centerpiece of one of your outdoor spaces. Swing tensions of your day while enjoying the breeze gently fanning your face. Handcrafted in Montana from durable, lightweight "dead standing" Lodgepole Pine, the Montana Log Porch Swing with A-Frame is a beautiful artisan heirloom that is designed to last for generations.
This swing set comes professionally finished with a premium exterior stain and is backed with a 20-year limited warranty guarantee against all manufacturer defects.
Handcrafted in Montana using solid, American grown wood. The artisans rough saw all the timbers and accessory trim pieces for a look uniquely reminiscent of the timber-framed homes once found on the American frontier.
This lawn swing is designed to last for generations. Some assembly required. Seat height is user adjustable. Seat depth 20". Seat width 48" Capacity 550 pounds. It has a 20-year limited warranty included at no additional charge.
The Cedar Wood Curved-Back Garden Swing is available in a range of sizes, making it easy to suit just about any space or number of swingers. The curved design of this swing delivers comfort while the cedarwood and zinc-plated steel hardware hold up well against the weather. Choose from 2’, 4’, 5’, or 6’ widths. This handsome swing is available unfinished or stained and sealed.
These handmade Bent Oak Porch Swings are made of steamed and bent solid red oak. This porch swing is perfect for your covered porch, patio, or outdoor room! Available in natural or walnut soy-based stains. Handcrafted in the USA. Cushions Sold Separately. Available in 2 sizes, with approximate dimensions: 4ft, 5ft. Choose the right size for you and your family to enjoy.
Made with the highest quality standard, this wooden bench swing with metal hardware make a wonderful outdoor seating to liven up the character on any of your outdoor spaces.
Crafted using high-grade solid Northern White Cedar wood for its sturdy frame and seat, its vintage aesthetic and amazing wood finish pays homage to its design inspiration. Featuring a beautiful wood construction highlighted by its arched backrest design, chunky armrest, and softly contoured seat.
Its rustic charisma makes an eye-catching statement that will look great for many years to come. Boasting a durable wood finish that seals out moisture and protects against mildew, this wonderful garden swing makes a fashionable resting place while tending to your lawn or just to wind down after a long day of work.
This Del-Amo 48” Swing Bench is now available for the comfort of the outdoors. Constructed from premium grade solid teak wood for long-lasting strength and beauty, the swing bench can be placed under the big tree of your home or any custom hooked area for an idyllic outdoor experience.
Over time, the wood will weather to a beautiful silver-gray patina or scrub down with soap and water to keep in pristine condition. Add Sunbrella All-Weather Cushions, a water repellent material that prevents mildew, mold, and discoloration for additional seating comfort. Includes a 25-foot white rope.
With its contemporary design, this wooden bench swing with metal hardware makes an enchanting statement piece to revamp your pergola or lawn. Crafted using quality grade Western Red Cedar wood for its sturdy frame, its eye-catching design and fantastic wood finish add a rustic flair to its aesthetic.
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