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...

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...

Round Birdhouse Plan

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...

Upscale Martin House Plan

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...

Garden Arbor Plan

This arbor presents a few challenges — But don’t let that scare you. It’s designed to be built and assembled in manageable sections. What’s different about building an outdoor project? The kind of wood hardware glue and finish all need to be able to survive the...

Garden Potting Bench Plan

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...

Garden Tower Plan

Pump up the visual interest of your yard or garden this season with this one-of-a-kind cedar structure. If you’re looking to add an eye-catching focal point to your outdoor living space this year then this garden tower is sure to fit the bill. Made from inexpensive...