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Build a Classic Garden DIY Bench with Dowel Construction
You’ve probably seen benches similar to this one in parks, porches or movies. That’s because this classic style fits into any setting, rustic or…
How to Make a Wooden Chopping Board and Serving Tray
Looking for a satisfying woodworking project? Make this beautiful maple and walnut cutting board/serving tray. Simple enough that you can start…
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Build an Infinity Table
Turn on the lights inside this table and you'll be staring into infinity. This woodworking project is easy to build, but makes a dramatic impact…
Build a Backyard Birdhouse
Build this neat looking birdhouse that the birds will like too. You can do it in about a half day for less than $20, following our step-by-step…
Looking for inexpensive DIY furniture plans? These three projects will show you how to turn stock kitchen cabinets into a TV stand, a storage…
How to Build a Porch Swing
Enjoy the gentle sway of a porch swing on a summer night. With these clear how-to instructions and photos, you can build a classic porch swing…
Simple Storage Cabinet
This wall-mounted storage cabinet is designed with simple joints and attractive, classic details. You can make it in just a few hours with a…
Build a Shoe Organizer
Store shoes up off the floor in clean, natural wood racks. This simple storage rack can handle everything from winter boots to summer sandals,…
Simple Modern Computer Desk
This sleek computer desk has the look of a contemporary classic, but it can be built in a weekend with basic carpentry tools and minimal…
Build a Wooden Bench for Less
Assemble this sturdy bench from two 10-foot 2x8s, glue and a handful of screws. A novice can complete it in a few hours.
Construct a Classic Wooden Cart
Build your own garden cart for hauling everything from bags of mulch to flats of flowers. Made from durable, straight-grain white ash, this…