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Use simple strips of wood veneer edge banding to form a brilliant decorative birdhouse. Our how-to video will help you get the ball rolling.
These classic-looking outdoor chairs combine function and simple design. They're affordable, easy to build, comfortable, and provide a burst of eye-popping color.
A well-maintained deck should last for years. Keep it looking its best with the right deck cleaners and stains.
Stack terra-cotta pots and saucers to create a handy deck or patio table.
The best in outdoor living is right outside your back door. Here are some ideas to get you started.
A pressure washer makes the task of cleaning a deck or fence much more manageable and efficient than scrubbing by hand.
Sunshine and rain take their toll on your deck. Learn how to test the wood, apply deck cleaner and deck stain or sealer.
Need a place to store seat cushions and outdoor deck and patio supplies? Build this storage box using free downloadable plans and easy, step-by-step instructions.
Don't have room for a water garden? Try this beautiful pond-in-a box alternative. To make one yourself, just follow these four easy steps.
Enhance and enjoy your lawn and garden space with a simple yet sophisticated bench. This free woodworking plan will show you how to build an outdoor garden bench.
Build a trellis that looks great as an outdoor architectural element -- and becomes even more beautiful when intertwined with climbing plants.
Any set of house numbers can tell the world where you live. These custom wooden numbers also say something about your sense of style.
This planter is large enough for a substantial garden bed yet small enough for a deck or patio -- place it anywhere.