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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…

Inexpensive Greenhouse
Click Here or the image to find the plan! The following plan comes directly to you from the great people at BuildEazy. Many people have taken to starting their own gardens in the backyard so they can enjoy fresh fruit and vegetables. For some of us, me included, the... Read more
Sleek, and Stylish Modern Adirondack Chair
Click Here or the image to find the plan! I grew up in the Adirondacks and let me tell you it is cold! But besides that, the one thing that most people think of when someone mentions the Adirondacks are Adirondack chairs. The design for this type of chair... Read more
Free Plans for Privacy Screens
Privacy Screens for your Deck or Patio The following plans are from Lowe’s Creative Ideas and will show you how to build a simple, and beautiful, privacy screen for your patio or deck.  One of my favorite parts of this project is the spray painting technique to give the... Read more
Free Lawn Swing Plans – Cool Arch Support
  The following is a relatively simple lawn swing plans that includes what many swing plans do not… the plans for the arch support! The great thing about this arch support plan is that it is a unique style that adds a lot to the design of the lawn... Read more
Free Compost Bin Plans
  The following free plan is from RONA.  For those who don’t know, RONA is a large Canadian retailer along the lines of Home Depot and Lowes. If you are an active recycler and also a gardener, there is no better combination.  Recycle your newspaper, vegetables, coffee grounds, etc.... Read more
Build This Wooden Garden Bench
  I have always been a fan of the garden bench style that is essentially a stacked row of boards.  This is a nice plan from Popular Mechanics that utilizes this method along with spacers between each board.  This design uses more lumber than you might need for a... Read more
Plans for a Patio Table with Built-in Beer/Wine Coolers
I am sure that many of our readers have seen pictures of a picnic table with a cooler section in the middle.  In fact, I am sure that many WoodworkCity readers have modified their own picnic table to incorporate an ice trough into the middle of the table. Well,... Read more
The Most Attractive 2 x 4 Picnic Table You Could Ever Build
If you are looking to build a picnic table, you will find a LOT of plans online.  In fact, we have many picnic table plans on  With most picnic table plans, there are simple versions and versions that are more intricate with folding backs or unique shapes.  Essentially... Read more
Planter Box Plans – Criss Cross Pattern
Never enough planter plans! I think that we have probably featured more than 10 planter plans over the past few years.  We have shared planter boxes, window boxes, planters with a bench among the plans.   The reason for this is similar to the reason that we have featured... Read more
Wrap Around Tree Bench Plans
I have seen a number of wrap around benches over the years, but I haven’t come across a plan before.  I must admit that I wasn’t exactly out there looking.   It seems more like a 1970’s deck item, but it is a still a fantastic use of space... Read more