Tackle Box Tool Tote Plan

Tote your hand tools tackle or craft supplies in style with this one-of-a-kind wooden tool box. There’s no denying that this tool tote looks great. Wood and brass combine to give it a traditional look and style. And despite what you may think it isn’t all that...

Tambour Tool Cabinet Plan

The combination of a traditional look abundant storage and unique function makes this cabinet the perfect home for your trusted tools. Building a finely crafted home for special hand tools such as this tambour tool cabinet can be a labor of love. The design concept...

Top-Notch Sanding Tote Plan

Keep all your sanding supplies within easy reach using this handy tote. Sanding is an important step in any project. While it’s not everyone’s favorite task it’s a little more enjoyable when you have all your supplies organized and close at hand....

Utility Tool Tote Plan

This combination tool tote and step stool is easy to build and a handy addition to any shop. As you can see this versatile tote has a lot of room for tools. And with a sliding tray and a couple of “cubbies” for things like a glue bottle a tape measure or hardware it...

Wall-Mounted Chisel Rack Plan

Good tools deserve a good home. This chisel rack provides convenient storage and adds a touch of class to your shop wall. If you store your chisels in a drawer or a wire rack on pegboard chances are the edges get dinged up from banging into each other. In an afternoon...

Tab & Slot Tool Tote Plan

Here’s a handy carry-all for organizing tools. And it goes together without glue or fasteners. This tool tote reminds me of the interlocking cardboard or sheet metal toys I had as a kid — the kind where you assembled them by “inserting tab A into slot B.” Unlike...

Dovetailed Tool Tote Plan

Classic joinery and a unique drawer catch are sure to challenge your skills. Having a place for your most-used hand tools and supplies makes every project go a little smoother. The tool tote you see here fills the bill. It’s a take-off of a shipwright’s toolbox....

Drop-Side Tool Tote Plan

The unique design of this versatile tool carryall gives you easy access to everything inside. Many portable tool boxes take a top-down approach to storing tools. This works fine for storing just a few things. The problem is that the items on the bottom can be hard to...

Go-Anywhere Tool Tote Plan

With plenty of room for all your essential tools this easy-to-build tote packs in some interesting techniques and looks great too. There’s a balancing act that goes into designing a tool tote. On one hand it should be big enough for everything you might need. On the...

Grandpa’s Tool Chest Plan

It’s hard to beat an original. This is a true-to-detail reproduction of a classic tool chest design. Although the design follows a fairly standard pattern the compact size of this chest gives it a leg up. You get all the traditional features – solid-wood...