Garden Storage Bench

Add a place to sit and storage for all your garden tools with this durable redwood bench. Add a place to sit and storage for all your garden tools with this durable redwood bench. The entire frame is built to last with pegged mortise-and-tenon joinery. The hinged seat...

Butterfly Lighthouse

Assemble this easy-to-make butterfly house in an afternoon. Assemble this easy-to-make butterfly house paint yellow and purple flowers on it place it in a woody area of your yard add a few nectar plants nearby and watch the butterflies come home to rest. What you get:...

Japanese Garden Bench

Building this garden bench could not be any easier. The only materials you will need are a few screws and some 2 x 4s. Building this garden bench could not be any easier. The only materials you will need are a few screws and some 2 x 4s. You can build the whole thing...

Seedling Shelter

Build this mini-greenhouse to get a head start on the growing season. Build this mini-greenhouse to get a head start on the growing season. With a Plexiglass top the inside of this little shelter generates enough solar heat to get seedlings started before the weather...

All-Weather Morris Chair

A Morris chair is a comfortable piece of furniture but not something you want to expose to the weather. Well this Morris chair is designed to withstand the elements. A Morris chair is a comfortable piece of furniture but not something you want to expose to the...

Norm Abram’s Adirondack Chair

Former Popular Woodworking editor Steve Shanesy builds an Adirondack chair with Norm Abram in the New Yankee Workshop. Former Popular Woodworking editor Steve Shanesy builds an Adirondack chair with Norm Abram in the New Yankee Workshop. In this article you will find...

Old Plane Birdhouse

Here’s a clever birdhouse design based on a 14” jackplane. Here’s a clever birdhouse design based on a 14” jackplane. You’ll have fun building the birdhouse and the birds in your neighborhood will enjoy a new hangout. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on...

Squirrel Feeder

When it comes to raiding bird feeders squirrels are relentless. When it comes to raiding bird feeders squirrels are relentless. This corncob feeder provides a good distraction for the furry thieves when placed away from your other feeders. What you get: Step-by-step...

Hummingbird Feeder

Hummingbirds subsist almost entriely on nectar. Hummingbirds subsist almost entriely on nectar. This feeder feature twin tubes of liquid so more than one bird can feed at a time. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on building Helpful illustrations Buy Now! Get...

Suet Bird Feeder

This cage-type feeder holds the suet solidly. For birds that prefer insects as a major part of their diet cold weather can be rough. A perfect replacement for the insects is suet. This cage-type feeder holds the suet solidly but still allows birds to get at it. What...