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Fantastic Tables That Make Use of a Small Space!

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DIY Plans to Build the Branson Nesting Tables Need a larger end table that provides a lot of space but doesn’t take up a lot of room? The DIY plans to build the Branson Nesting Tables are an excellent option! The triangular tables nest together with the smaller table on casters which helps create more table space when needed. The plans are suitable for beginners and can be built in a weekend. Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional 3 – 1″ casters Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or

An Excellent Seating and Storage Solution!

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DIY Plans to Build a Laura Storage Bench Sometimes a place to sit while taking off your shoes plus a place to put those shoes is necessary – especially if you have kids! The DIY plans to build a Laura Storage Bench are the perfect solution to that dilemma. An easy bench to build (which requires straight off-the-shelf lumber) with matching crates is a project that can be done in a weekend! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails 3″ screws Edge banding, optional Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer &

A Simple Nightstand to Build with a Mirrored Door

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DIY Plans to Build a Valerie Nightstand I really like the simplicity of this plan… The DIY plans to build a Valerie Nightstand feature a mirrored door and an inner shelf. The door hinges can be positioned on either side for a beautiful pair! This is a very quick and easy build that can be completed in a weekend! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/2″ brad nails Edge banding, optional Mirror – 10-3/4″ x 15-3/4″ Silicone for mirror installation 1 set of hinges 1 cabinet pull Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain,

A Large Sideboard That Is Easy to Build!

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DIY Plans to Build a Forester Sideboard Are you a sucker for large sideboards? I certainly am and this one is no exception! The DIY plans to build a Forester Sideboard feature four large drawers and two large shelves plus it is a tad on the tall side adding stately elegance to any room! Finished however you choose, this piece of furniture will certainly become a favorite and will fit into any decor! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional 4 sets of 18″ drawer slides Cabinet pulls Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing

A Fabulous Console Table with Matching Stools

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DIY Plans to Build an Elmore Console Table with Stools If extra seating is needed but space doesn’t permit, these plans are for you! The DIY plans to build an Elmore Console Table with Stools feature a roomy table top, three drawers, and room to store three matching stools on the slatted shelf! The console and stools can be finished to match any decor and are the perfect option for holiday entertaining or any dinner party! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional (for the seats of the stools) 3 – cabinet pulls Wood glue Sandpaper

An Easy to Build Industrial Style Writing Desk

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DIY Plans to Build a Wyatt Writing Desk I love the industrial vibe that wood paired with metal creates… The DIY plans to build a Wyatt Writing Desk are super-easy and are suitable for beginners. The desk features a large top on angled legs with wood stretchers that can be painted with metallic paint to mimic metal (black iron pipe and fittings can also be used!). There is no drawer (though one can be added if you are so inclined) and this is the type of project where the framing can also be constructed out of plywood with bare edges (i.e. no

A Rustically Industrial Media Chest

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DIY Plans to Build a River Crest Media Chest Need a media stand with plenty of storage for lots of media equipment? You’ve come to the right place! The DIY plans to build a River Crest Media Chest feature two shelves and three drawers which equal tons of storage! Plus, the entire stand is on casters which makes moving it a breeze! The media chest is an easy build and is very inexpensive! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional 3 sets of 14″ Drawer slides Cabinet pulls 4 – 4″ casters (two should be locking

A Bar Stool Plan Suitable for All Skill Levels

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DIY Plans to Build a McKenzie Bar Stool Need new barstools? The DIY plans to build a McKenzie Bar Stool are an excellent choice! Suitable for all skill levels, the bar stool features a flat seat and X bracing detail on the sides. This bar stool is another fabulous build to show off your awesome skills while entertaining for the holidays! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, optional Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: Lumber listed is to build ONE bar stool 2 – 1×2 at

A Stunning Table to Build Just in Time for Holiday Entertaining!

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DIY Plans to Build a Magness Dining Table Now is the perfect time to build a project to show off during holiday entertaining events… Why not start with the DIY plans to build a Magness Dining Table? This large, rustic dining table is a relatively easy build featuring notched legs and bracing, and a planked top. The length can be easily adjusted to suit your needs or the size of your dinner party!   Materials: 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ screws Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: 4 – 2×4 at

The Finished Version of the Carlsbad Chair

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Build and Upholster the Carlsbad Chair When I posted the plans to build the Carlsbad Chair, I also mentioned I would be adding it to my “to build” list. It was so easy to build and upholster the Carlsbad chair! I had the upholstery (with the exception of sewing the cushions) completed in a day. The original plans have been updated with photos demonstrating the upholstery application… I did make one modification to the plan – I added 4″ to the height of the back because I want to be able to take a nap in it wanted the back to be