Window Makeover

With off-the-rack moldings and simple shop-made trim pieces you can go from ho-hum to high-style windows in a weekend. Windows should be something more than just an interruption in the wall. They should be part of the wall: an architectural component and an integral...

Mudroom Storage Set

This set of mudroom organizer projects gets its unique and customizable style from unlikely materials: ordinary plumbing pipes and fittings. When you walk through the plumbing supply section at your local home center you probably don’t have furniture and storage...

Classic Craftsman Bed

Quartersawn white oak and Craftsman-era design combine to create this handsome companion to our Gentleman’s Dresser. The joinery used on this bed is easily manageable in your shop using basic power tools. The headboard and footboard have stiles and rails that are held...

Stylish Sliding Door Cabinet

Little extras are fun to stumble upon… This cabinet provides that with a hidden area that gives you twice the shelf space. When you walk into a room you’ll notice this attractive shelving unit in the corner. While admiring the seamless joinery you become aware...

Wood-Hinge Cabinet

The wooden hinge and curved doors make this wall cabinet a true attention grabber. Believe it or not building it’s a straightforward process. Storage. It’s one of those things that you can never have too much of. Often storage is required in a place that’s...

Storage Lockers

Storage is always needed everywhere in the home. Entryways are no different. Add more storage space with this storage locker. Need more storage space in your entryway? Looking to add a little style as well? Want to do both without spending much money? Look no further....

Butcher Block

This table is the real deal. The end-grain top is designed to take the blows and slices from your finest knives without damaging them. On the south side of the city I live in there’s an Old-World grocery store that still sells a full line of products that come from...

Curved Front Bookcase

The gently curving sides of this bookcase give it a sophisticated look. But you’ll be pleasantly surprised at how easy it goes together. As much as I enjoy a challenge I have to admit that every now and then it’s nice to build a simple straightforward project....

Floating Wall Shelves

This shelf system can snake its way across your wall in any path your heart desires. Hidden fasteners anchor the shelves securely to the wall. This wall shelf makes the perfect addition to any room. It can be customized and configured in countless different shapes and...

Modern Desk Lamp

Build this modern-looking desk lamp that’ll have people asking “How’d you make that shade?” With its round shade and simplistic design this desk lamp offers a good amount of woodworking in a small easy-to-build project. You might think the construction of the round...