Hello, I am looking for some advice on how to support a contempory style bench for a kitchen nook. I want the bench to have the appearance of floating. I have looked at federal brace and the Fastcap speedbrace but I don't have an experience with these products. They appear to hold a heavy countertop, but sitting on them? Has anybody used these before?
The topics covered on this site include activities in which there exists the potential for serious injury
or death. WoodWorkingTalk.com DOES NOT guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information contained
on this site. Always use proper safety precaution and reference reliable outside sources before attempting any construction or remodeling
Either of those two brackets could work. You might want to shroud the bracket to keep it from view. That can be done with an edging on the bench. Or, you could just construct the bench with triangulated supports, and screw the bench to the wall at the studs. No need to have legs or a base.