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Woodworking projects for all your home improvement needs.
Reader Project: Compact Backyard Cooking Station
Reader Tom Nagorski used some ingenuity and salvaged materials to create the perfect cooking station...
Reader Project: Eagle Scouts Build Playground Park Benches
Simple Timber Outdoor Bench
We knew what we wanted in a bench, and this one has it all! Low...
Reader Project: Retro Console Stereo
12 DIY Projects Built By Creative Family Handyman Readers
From amazing remodels to crazy automotive builds, The Family Handyman readers are incredible DIYers. You’...
15 Awesome Plans for DIY Patio Furniture
Upgrade your patio with DIY furniture. It may seem daunting to try to build your...
Reader Project: Homegrown Playhouse
Reader Project: Custom Lego Table
Reader Project: Backyard F-14 Play Set
This project by reader Tom Gurule, was a true labor of love. The F-14 play...
How to Build a Coat and Mitten Rack
This coat rack is easy to build with butt joints connected by screws that get...
Reader Project: The Elephant in the Room
Reader Project: Marble Tracks
Reader Project: Deluxe Wagons
Reader Project: Oversize Tree House
When Tom Beerley built this tree house for his kids, his ambitions were bigger than...
Reader Project: Teak and Cedar Storage Bench
Reader Project: Dog Ramp
Reader Project: Perfect Patio Chairs
Reader Mike Reichenbach recreated our Perfect Patio Chairs, originally published in The Family Handyman’s...
DIY Pour-Over Coffee Maker
Move over Keurig! This pour-over coffee maker brews a mean cup o’ joe in an...
Reader Project: Comfortable Adirondack Chair
Check out reader Billy Keith’s take on The Comfortable Adirondack Chair from the May 2004...
Reader Project: Flip Flop Step Stool
Reader Project: Classic Garden Bench
Dan Kemper sent us a photo of his version of the Classic Garden Bench, originally...
Build a License Plate Birdhouse
Personalize a DIY birdhouse with an old license plate, and you’ll have a real...
How to Build a Wall Cabinet for DVDs
In one weekend morning you can build this wall cabinet for your DVDs.
Space Saving Wood Trim Drying Rack
Finish and dry hundreds of feet of trim in a day
How to Install a Dryer Vent That Keeps Out Pests
Keep energy in and mice out
Build a Classic Garden DIY Bench with Dowel Construction
Dowel construction makes it solid-and surprisingly simple.
How to Make a Stool With a Jigsaw
Glue-and-screw furniture can look awesome! Make a matching side table and foot stool using a jigsaw.
How to Build a Picnic Table
An elegant design for relaxed outdoor dining
DIY Bench, North Woods Style
An inexpensive, easy-to-build classic
The strength of wood and the convenience of PVC make for a low-maintenance mailbox
The secret to inexpensive DIY furniture is to start with kitchen cabinets!
How to Build a Garden Bench
Make this attractive, comfortable garden bench. We show you how to build it with simple...