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Tall Planter Plans with Hidden Hose Storage

This is an easy and fun project. We have some PVC planters that are way past their prime. Since it is time for some new planters, I thought I would take the time to find a cool looking replacement. Well, thanks to the wonders of my “Instructables” daily email, these…

Coffee Table – Simple Plans – Great Design

I have always loved the stuff that Ana White has done. Her site is a treasure trove of great plans with many reader submissions that show you ways to customize a base plan to suit a different need. This coffee table is one of those simple projects that looks great…

Entertaining Shelf » Rogue Engineer

We turned a blank wall space in our screen in porch to an awesome little serving station! This floating shelf can be used for storage and can be converted into a serving bar by simply flipping the top. It would also make for a great workstation or floating desk. You…

Economic one board desk for CNC (or not)
When it comes to woodworking, I am a sucker for a few things. Efficiency in material (economy) Simple design Relatively simple construction techniques Something that can break down in the future Don’t ask me why those 4 items always resonate with me, but I guess I am just a... Read more
Adirondack Style Beach Chairs
I love a plan with a nice twist.  This wood plan comes via Instructables and combines the low slung look of a beach chair with the arched back look from a classic Adirondack chair. This is a relatively straightforward plan that isn’t too difficult to follow. There are many images (something... Read more
Wine Bottle Bird Feeder { Free DIY Plans } Rogue Engineer
There are few things that resonate with me more than reusing parts that were leftover from other projects.  The scale of this project will enable me to use a number of scrap pieces that might have otherwise made it into the fire pit. In addition to the wood, the wine... Read more
Corbel or Bracket Layout / Pattern
When building a shed, cottage, or home you might want to add corbels to include a classic feature that has been used for hundreds of years. With today’s building techniques the function of a corbel is probably not needed. In the past, a corbel was a bit more than... Read more
Beautiful DIY Modern Christmas Tree
The following plan is a fantastic take on a traditional Christmas tree. If you want a clean and modern element in your holiday decor, this Christmas tree project might be right for you. This plan comes from “Homemade Modern” and incorporates a unique “framework” design that allows for lighting... Read more
How To Build a Small Dresser
A dresser seems like a very intimidating project that many are afraid to tackle, but if you break it down, it is one of the easier wood projects you could build..  A dresser is essentially a series of boxes.  A dresser is a project where the room for error (fudge... Read more
Ultimate Mobile Workbench
If you are like me, and like MANY other woodworkers, you are working from a garage or basement workshop that doesn’t quite have enough storage and surface area to work. One of the best ways to remedy the space and surface issue is with rolling work carts. The following... Read more
Picnic Table Plans – Free and Fancy
A picnic table is often one of the most simple plans that you can build. With some basic lumber and a few cuts you can end up with an 8′ picnic table that will last you for years. If you are looking to build something along those lines, but... Read more
Child’s Desk and Bench Plans
Just in time for school, we located these desk plans for a small child. This is a rather self contained project that is perfect for homework or arts and crafts.  This children’s desk plan comes from the people at Woodworkers Journal.  Sign up for their e-mail newsletter for many... Read more
How to Build a Garden Bench
We have featured a number of garden bench plans over the years but we are always interested when we come across a new plan that is a different style, a different material set, or a different skill set. This garden bench plan from Family Handyman fits the bill in... Read more