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Super Sturdy DIY Workbench – Standalone

I can’t believe that I haven’t written about this workbench in the past. This is a fantastic project from the family handyman magazine that will cost about $50 and is a bench that will stand the test of time. I like this bench because it’s a real Standalone unit. By…

Folding Portable Workbench With Quick Release Vise

I’ve never been a fan of the old Craftsman workcenter style portable bench. They always seemed a little flimsy and didn’t appear to last. Well, there is a new segment that comes from a similar idea of portable workstation, but this is essentially a portable vise and sawhorse all in…

Make Woodworking Plans with Sketchup

Have you ever wanted to learn how to create woodworking plans using the 3d (CAD) drawing program “Sketchup”?  Download Sketchup here I have been using Sketchup to create wood plans, floor plans, project designs for a number of years now.   I recommend the product to anyone and everyone that…

Entry Bench Plans
If you have an entry area to your home and don’t have a good place to sit down to remove your boots, consider this simple entry bench plan.  The plans are utilizing stock legs and lumber that has few intricate cuts.  The basics of this item are simple.  You... Read more
Planter Bench Plans
We have included planter bench plans in the past (, but decided to offer a very similar plan.  The reason for this is that the source ( did such a great job with this plan.  In addition to that, the plan is a bit simpler than the first plan... Read more
Beautiful Outdoor Storage Bench Plans
Deck and patio storage are always a challenge, so when I see a beautiful project that also helps to solve my outdoor storage woes, I jump to share it with the readers of This outdoor storage bench comes from the fine folks at  The plans are simple,... Read more
Free Garden Stool Plans
Free Garden Stool Plans. The thing that I love about a garden stool is the versatility that it provides.  Once you build a stool, you will find yourself using it in the garden, on the deck, in the garage, etc.  I think you get the picture. A nice solid... Read more
Free Garden Chair and Bench Plans
The following is a beautiful, yet simple, woodworking plan from the fine folks at, makers of Thompson’s Waterseal. The plans well laid out and include items that speed a wood project.  There is a material shopping list along with a cutting list.  A woodworker looking for speed will... Read more
Free Window Seat Plans Using Stock Cabinetry
Free Window Seat Plans Using Stock Cabinetry These Free Window Seat Plans are interesting way to recycle old wall cabinets or buy new ones to create a window seat to fit the size of your living space. The free plans include photographs from the original builder to help you every step of the... Read more
Free Tree Bench Plans
Free Tree Bench Plans Incorporating the natural setting with custom outdoor furniture is a great way to maintain the integrity of you backyard environment while still providing family friends with seating. This Free Tree Bench Plan has a series of videos to walk you through every step with a... Read more
Free Built In Book Nook Window Seat Plans
Free Build In Book Nook Plans This Book Nook is an exceptional piece of storage and seating.  It features a bench for reading, shelves, drawers, and basket storage.  The wood work plan also provides instructions for including recessed lighting over the reading space. It would be a great addition... Read more
Free Dressing Bathroom Bench Plans
A great way to make any master bath look luxurious is by adding some custom wood pieces. This Dressing Bench provides some exceptionally aesthetically pleasing storage for towels and hanging bathroom supplies.  It is also an easly customizable wood work project.  The height can be adjusted to fit taller... Read more
Picnic Table Plans – Convert to Benches
I don’t know why, but I have been fascinated with Folding Picnic Tables for quite some time. Back in the day (1998’ish) I used to sell woodworking plans online and the convertible picnic table plans was always a top 10 seller. In fact, we have another version of a folding... Read more