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Build a Landon Desk

Build a Gorgeous Desk with the DIY Landon Desk Plans This is one of the most beautiful desks ever… Don’t let the angled shelves and legs be intimidating – it is really easy to cut them! The DIY Landon desk plans feature two shelves plus a drawer in each leg assembly. The top is created with a plywood base edged by solid wood so that a decorative edge can be cut with a router. Give this desk build a try… It is surprisingly easy! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ screws 2-1/2″ screws 1-1/4″ brad nails 2 – 21″ bottom

Managing Your Indoor Air Quality with 3M Filtrete Filters

How to Change a Furnace Filter with 3M Filtrete Filters I have partnered with 3M to write this post about home indoor air quality. I was compensated with a few of the 3M Filtrete filters to use to help with the air quality in my home! Do you regularly change the filters in the heating and cooling system? How often? Did you know that even if the filters are changed regularly there is still a chance of contaminants in the air? I didn’t know that either and that is where 3M Filtrete Filters come in by helping to reduce the amount

Build a Mini Fridge Cabinet

Add Much Needed Storage around the Mini Fridge with the DIY Mini Fridge Cabinet Plans If you have a college student like I do, you know that extra space in their dorm rooms is virtually non-existant. My son will be starting his second year in college and though he will be moving to a larger dorm room, any space-efficient furniture is always welcome. That is where the DIY mini fridge cabinet plans were born! This nifty cabinet will surround the mini fridge adding three drawers and two cabinets with shelves on either side maximizing the space yet hiding all of

Creating with Expressions Vinyl PLUS a Giveaway!

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Using Expressions Vinyl to Create Cabinet Door Memo Boards Thank you so much to Expressions Vinyl for including me as an Ambassador for the month of July as well as for providing the vinyl used in this project! I have been a huge fan of Expressions Vinyl for a long time… I use a vinyl cutter in a lot of my projects and Expressions Vinyl is my go-to resource for fabulous vinyl including indoor, outdoor, chalk board, dry erase, and heat transfer vinyl. I was really excited when they asked if I’d like to be one of the ambassadors for

Build a Printmaker’s Vanity

A Beautiful Vanity in a Printmaker Style- DIY Plans to Build a Printmaker’s Vanity I am adding a new plan category to the plan catalog for vanities. A nice vanity is really expensive so why not build your own? A custom built vanity is inexpensive, plus it can be customized to suit your needs! The DIY plans to build a Printmaker’s vanity are easy to construct and can be finished in a variety of ways – painted, stained, rustic… It is all up to you! This vanity style will accommodate a 36″ wide x 24″ deep x 1″ thick top.

Build a Presley 5-Drawer Table

A Table That Mimics a Library Card Catalog – the Presley 5-Drawer Table Plans I love little tables with lots of drawers and this little table is no exception! The Presley 5-Drawer Table Plans feature a total of five drawers – three smaller on top with two larger on bottom – and raised trim on the sides and back, as well as a large shelf at the bottom. This table can also do dual duty as an end table or a nightstand. Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails 5 – labeled drawer pulls Edge banding, optional Wood glue

Build a Double Locker

A Great Piece for Organization – Plans to Build a Double Locker! With the start of school sneaking up on us, it would be really nice for the kiddos to have a place to hang their backpacks, wouldn’t it? The plans to build a double locker feature two cubbies, two large locker areas, and two drawers. It is a super-quick and easy build, and fairly inexpensive. What more could you ask for? Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails 6 – Angle brackets 2 sets of 22″ Drawer slides 4 – Cabinet pulls 2 – Large hooks

Build the Mason Media Console

The Mason Media Console Plans Have one of those ginormous televisions and it sits on a mediocre stand? Well, I can help you change that with the Mason Media Console Plans! This bad boy is 70″ wide, features four drawers with two shelves, and sits on 4″ casters! Why not do a stunning weathered finish on it with galvanized hanger tape on the edge of the top as trim? Swoon-worthy!   Materials: 1-1/4” pocket hole screws 1-1/4” brad nails Edge banding, optional 4 sets of 24″ Drawer slides 4 – cabinet pulls 4″ casters Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220

Build a Place for Your Furry Friend to Nap

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DIY Plans to Build a Pet Bed Our furry friends need their own place to rest, am I right? Even though they love to claim the sofa or our beds as their own, they deserve their own piece of furniture! The DIY plans to build a pet bed can be constructed out of plywood, straight off-the-shelf boards, or pieced pallet boards. This is a super-easy plan, and can accommodate most sizes of pet beds! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: 1 – 1×4 at 4′

Build a Vintage Style Desk

DIY Plans to Build a Vintage Style Desk Back to School is just around the corner, so why not build this great desk to get your student started off right? The DIY plans to build a vintage style desk feature a roomy top with four drawers. It is such an easy build, too! Materials: 1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 2-1/2″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ screws Edge banding, optional 4 sets of 14″ Drawer slides Cabinet pulls Wood glue Sandpaper (100, 150, 220 grits) Finishing supplies (primer & paint, or stain, sealer) Lumber: 1 – 1×2 at 4′ 1 – 1×2 at