Garden Potting Bench

Transform common cedar boards and a few pieces of hardware into this great-looking hardworking bench for your yard and garden. Made with cedar and containing several decorative elements this potting bench works hard and looks good doing it. It’s packed with features...

Upscale Martin House

Coopered construction and durable materials combine to create an eye-catching home for these social birds. This birdhouse is more like a luxury high-rise apartment than a single-family home. The 12 compartments are geared for the needs of purple martins. They live...

Solid Oak Chaise Lounge

This project is packed with good looks and comfort. With its solid design it’s sure to be a favorite lounging spot for years to come. Relaxing by the pool or on the backyard deck is a favorite pastime when the weather is warm. And the chaise lounge provides the...

Patio Table & Benches

Here’s an outdoor project that’s built with the same care and craftsmanship as fine indoor furniture. Compared to other types of furniture outdoor projects are really put to the test. Exposure to the ultraviolet rays of the sun and to extremes in heat and humidity...

Round Birdhouse

Country or classic — All you have to do is select from several design options to create the round birdhouse of your dreams. When you first look at this birdhouse you might think it’s a turning project. How else but on a lathe could you make Round Bird House? Well...

Rose-Covered Trellis

This beautiful and easy-to-build garden trellis would be a wonderful addition to any outdoor space. Built of common western red cedar available at most home centers this trellis upgrades any space you add it to. Its simple form and function make it a great platform to...

Fishing Net

This laminated fishing net is sure to land your next catch in style. Upon first looking at this fishing net you might think there is some compliacted steam bending involved in its construction. However a simple laminating technique combined with a form is all you need...

Bird Feeder

This project gives you the chance to try your hand at installing cedar shingles and copper roofing without having to remodel your house. This elegant bird feeder is the perfect addition to any yard. The cedar siding and copper roof give it old-world charm. The...

Octagonal Birdhouse

From the vertical siding to the pitched roof and detailed trim pieces this eight-sided birdhouse has many of the features you’d expect to find on a real house. When most people think of woodworking they imagine someone nailing together a birdhouse in the garage. But...

Modular Patio Furniture

With deep inviting seats this modular outdoor furniture can be arranged to fit any outdoor space. It will become your favorite lounging spot. Instantly upgrade your deck or patio with these handsome lounge chairs. With the modular design you can build as many as you...