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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…

Free Bead Board Chest and Bench Plan
Free Bead Board Chest and Bench Plan The simplest builds often have the greatest impacts on interiors. This bead board chest plan is an easy to understand how-to guide to create a storage unit and extra seating in one project. It is simple to upgrade to a more high... Read more
Gardeners Bench with Arch
The following free plan is for a gardeners bench, also known as a potting bench.  We have listed a number of potting bench plans on our site in the past few years and they continue to be very popular. This plan comes to us from the folks at Workbench... Read more
Bench Plans with Storage – Outdoor
Here is a terrific set of plans that come from Workbench Magazine.  Workbench is a fantastic publication and is now part of “My Home, My Style” Click on the image to view the full plans.  The plans are in PDF format.  If the page ever changes, please report it... Read more
Beautiful Garden Bench Plans
Wouldn’t every gardener like a nice garden bench?  How about a beautiful, and functional, garden bench built just for them.  This free plan is from Woodworkers Journal.  The plan in linked directly from our site (click the picture) since the magazine sites have been known to restructure and lose... Read more
Free Planter Bench Plans
I just received a request for some planter bench plans.  We all know what the item is. Essentially it is a bench with planters at each end.  I was very surprised to find that we haven’t included a planter bench plan here. We have done a number of planter... Read more
Storage Bench Plans

Storage Bench Plans

Outdoor Plans September 20, 2010 4

If you live in the Northeast (like me) you will probably have a need for some winter storage. In fact, regardless of your climate, having extra storage is almost never a bad thing. These free storage bench plans are a terrific fit for most any outdoor decor. The bench... Read more
Free Saw Horse Plans
What does every handyman or woodworker need?  Saw horses! This is a quick and easy plan that only uses 2 x 4’s and screws. BTW, be sure you use screws so that this project can be knocked down for easy travel and storage. A sawhorse is such a basic... Read more
Free Garden Work Bench Plans
These free woodworking plans will help you to build a garden bench that will last for generations.   The garden work bench will add beauty and function to any back yard space.  This garden bench can be built using a variety of materials.  As always, choose your material based... Read more
Simple Bench Plans
Every so often a simple woodworking plan can be the most rewarding. Do you have a lot of projects that are backed up in your garage or workshop? If so, it can be very nice to find a “gimme”. A simple project plan that you can knock out in... Read more
There are many schools that have woodworking programs that will often publish free wood plans.  I came across a set of free woodworking plans today from Purdue.  It looks like these are part of a 4H program. There are 12 plans in all and all of the woodworking plans... Read more