Redwood Garden Bench Plan

The classic design of this English bench makes it a beautiful piece to accent your garden or deck. And this bench is as strong as it is attractive. Any project that sits outdoors has to withstand the elements. This bench is built from redwood which resists decay....

Solid Oak Chaise Lounge Plan

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...

Backyard Playhouse Plan

Build a children’s playhouse with everything they need for summer fun: Slide swing clubhouse sandbox and even a small deck. Kids will love playing in the enclosed playhouse perched above a ground-level sandbox. And after scrambling up the ladder children can...

Garden Shed Plan

Not too big… not too small. If there’s a perfect-sized do-it-yourself shed this is it. Plus the cedar siding makes it look great. It’s hard to believe that a shed this good-looking is so easy to build. But it is. In fact you can probably build the entire shed — start...

Garden Tool Shed Plan

This Tool Storage Shed has plenty of space for everything that won’t fit in your garage. Storage for your lawn mower snow blower garbage cans recycling bins plus all your garden tools and supplies. It even includes 42 square feet of additional loft storage...

Bird Feeder Plan

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...

Patio Serving Cart Plan

This easy-to-build cart features fold-out leaves a recessed tray and customized inserts. Perfect for your next cookout! When cooking out there never seems to be enough space for all the “stuff” that goes along with grilling. You need a spot for all those cooking...

Cedar Bird Feeder Plan

Seeding for Two? This project solves the two biggest problems with bird feeders. It has a unique lid that makes it a breeze to fill and a guard that helps keep squirrels out of the food. When I’m not in the shop or working on the house one of the things I like to do...

Patio Table & Benches Plan

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...

Cottage Birdhouse Plan

Add a little character to your garden by constructing this easy-to-build birdhouse. When someone thinks of woodworking their first thought is ususally building a bird house in the garage with dad or grandpa. This bird house is a little more elegant however. The...