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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.
You don't need an elaborate garden to enjoy fresh vegetables and colorful flowers. Consider installing a raised garden bed with a few materials and a small space.
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.
Turn an empty clear jelly jar glass into a quick-and-easy lantern that can also can be used as flower vases or utensil holders.
Feathered friends and fulsome flora will thrive in this birdhouse with a green succulent roof.
Build a simple, economical trunk with a seat on top and lots of clothing and linen storage inside. Leave it plain or paint a design using our free stencil.
Add storybook charm to your child's room with these simple night lights. They feature handy LED lights that shut off automatically - so there's no wiring necessary!
Designed to complement a potting bench, these hanging frames are great for hanging freshly cut flowers, and keeping your gardening to-do list front and center.
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.
This game board lets you choose your favorite fun. Use the side with pegs for a family game of ring toss, and use the other side as a dry-erase board.
The entire family can have as much fun building this quick-and-easy project as they can playing checkers or tic-tac-toe on the built-in game boards.
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.