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7 DIY woodworking projects

With some wood, a few tools, and a weekend, you can build one of these projects!
  • Sit a spell

    What a great place to relax at the end of the day! Build this pretty bench swing and hang it on your porch or from a tree. A handmade porch swing would also make a great birthday or anniversary gift! Get instructions for building this swing.

    Date Published: January 5, 2014
    Date Updated: January 5, 2014
  • Build this table in a weekend

    With a few common tools and a bit of construction know-how, you can put together a picnic table in a weekend. Get the plans for this easy-to-build, Lincoln-log-style table.

    Date Published: January 5, 2014
    Date Updated: January 5, 2014
  • Pavilion of possibilities

    Building a garden pavilion provides a versatile addition to your landscape. Gatherings with friends and family, weddings, and outdoor dining are just a few of the possibilities. Learn more about this type of structure and download a building plan.

    Date Published: January 5, 2014
    Date Updated: January 5, 2014
  • Sitting around

    With a bench that wraps around a shady tree, you've got a comfortable spot to gaze upon your property in every direction! Get instructions for building a tree bench of your own!

    Date Published: January 5, 2014
    Date Updated: January 5, 2014
  • Home for bunnies

    Rabbits are a fun pet, and building a hutch for them to live in is an easy weekend project. Learn about the features you should include in your hutch to protect your rabbits from the elements and predators.

    Date Published: January 5, 2014
    Date Updated: January 5, 2014
  • Fancy footbridge

    If you have a small stream on your acreage, or just want a pretty footbridge for your garden path, this is the project for you! Download plans to build this pretty and useful footbridge.

    Date Published: January 5, 2014
    Date Updated: January 5, 2014
  • Build an arbor

    Whether you want to create a shady spot for a bench or gateway, or just need a place for climbing flowers and vegetables, an arbor fits the bill. These versatile structures are easy to build, and you can really personalize them to suit your taste. Learn how to build an arbor and get to work this weekend!

    Date Published: January 5, 2014
    Date Updated: January 5, 2014

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