DIY Chair Tree Swing

Have you got an old chair that could do with a new life? Why not turn it into this DIY chair swing!

All you need to do is to attach some ropes into it and hang it on a tree with heavy duty bolts and washers. Now isn’t this the easiest swing to make?

DIY Chair Tree Swing

The kids will surely love this… and so will kids at heart!


  • Old Chair
  • 3/8” Poly Rope
  • 2 pcs Eye Bolts
  • 4 Heavy duty Washers
  • 2 Lock Washers
  • Spray Paint
  • Clear Coat
  • Ladder


  • Drill
  • Paintbrush

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Thanks to This DIY Life for this great project. You can get step by step instructions here

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  1. Looks like fun. I have an old wooden seat that is missing a leg so maybe I’ll try this out. And just as a back up I’m going to order a good looking swing from and if I blow it, I’ll make sure this swing seat magically appears!

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