Outdoors

Whether you are planting flowers in the garden, adding a water feature to the yard or just need to mow the grass, Family Handyman covers all your outdoor needs.

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17 Easiest Foods to Grow at Home

Don't let by those picked-over supermarket shelves stress you. It's easier than you might think to grow fresh veggies and herbs for yourself and your family.

How to Build a Garden Shed Addition

Plenty of storage for outdoor tools and toys, only a step away from your back door


Pavilion Shed Plans

The perfect blend of entertaining space and storage shed.


Flexible Garage Wall Storage

Squeeze more stuff into less space!


Garage Storage Systems

Organize your garage with a handsome, easy-to-build storage system that'll hold all of your garage clutter

Routing to a T

An older-model drafting T-square—the kind with a wooden and plastic crosspiece—makes a great fence for routing dadoes for shelves in...


Quick and Accurate Dado Cuts

Here’s a neat trick to speed up cutting dadoes for shelves and other cabinet projects. Attach a 2-in. high wood fence...

How to Build a Pine Garden Hutch

Keep all your gardening tools close at hand in this solid pine cabinet