I swear, if I had the wall space, I would build this cabinet to display plates and bowls! I love it – it is such an easy and quick build, plus it can be stained or painted to match any decor! My boyfriend just bought a house that is in dire need of renovation and [...]
About a month ago, my wall oven died. At this point, I’d had it for twelve years and it was acting funny (“F” codes on the screen, shut itself off during cooking, etc.) so I kind of figured the end was near. I already had an idea on what brand I wanted to buy to [...]
I don’t have a shop so my power tools are stored under the carport. I’d really like to make covers to keep the rust off of them and mainly so they don’t get wet during one of our howling Southern rain storms!
My table saw and my miter saw (on the stand) sport waterproof grill [...]
As promised, here are plans for the demilune table for those who are not quite ready to take the plunge and try to cut a bazillion kerfs in plywood for rounded aprons. This plan is extremely straightforward and a perfect build for the novice (though I swear cutting the kerfs for the rounded aprons was [...]
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I’ve spent a lot of time in the past remodeling both bathrooms in my house. I love being able to show off all of my handiwork including new tub, new toilet, new sink, and the new faucet. That is – until I [...]
I have a few lids to wood ammunition boxes. A couple of years ago, I used the boxes to create a magazine holder for The Design Confidential (I also drew plans to build your own). I had no idea what I was going to do with these lids until inspiration struck one day… I’ve had a [...]
I saw these pedestals online and instantly fell in love with them… They could be made so quickly and easily, plus be customized to match any decor. The best part is that I could tap into my constantly-growing scrap pile and they cost me basically nothing but a little time!
Scrap pieces of [...]
Aaaah, the demilune table with its graceful curves and elegance can sometimes provide a challenge to build for woodworkers such as myself. In all honesty, cutting the curved pieces for the sides is not difficult at all! I started building this table before I published the plans so that I could put them to a [...]
Who wouldn’t love a media cabinet with nice clean lines like this one? This quick and easy build will have your media components and accessories looking good in a flash!
One Kings Lane Inspired Trix Media Cabinet
1-1/4″ pocket hole screws 1-1/4″ brad nails Edge banding, if desired Two sets of 16″ drawer [...]
Vinegar… Who would have thought that this versatile liquid could be used for so many things? Food, cleaners, etc., but did you know there are DIY uses for it also? I have a huge bottle because I use it everywhere! Today, I’ll share a few of the things I use vinegar for besides cleaning the [...]