DIY Pete Tool Scholarship

Thanks for stopping by! You most likely have watched the Youtube video shop tour and found out about the $250 tool scholarships I’ll be awarding to two lucky DIY’ers. If you are interested, please create a simple 30 second to 1 minute 30 second video. Post the video to the DIY Pete Facebook page with the hashtag DIYPete. For those ...

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DIY Rolling Work Bench

DIY Pete Rolliing Work Bench

Welcome to DIYPete.com and thanks for stopping by! In this tutorial we’ll walk through the process of building a rolling work bench. The work bench tutorial, video, and free work bench plans will give you everything you need to build your own. The work bench will provide you with a flat surface to build all your projects. It has locking ...

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How to Make a Concrete Table and Embed a Metal Design

How to embed metal logo in concrete

Thanks for stopping by to check out how make a concrete coffee table and how to embed metal designs or logos in concrete. This project was a lot of fun and we love how it looks in the living room. The table top is a 2 inch thick slab of concrete. The metal design I used is an outline of ...

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How to Make a Wood Coffee Table with Steel Accents

How to make a coffee table with diy pete

Thank you for stopping by to check out the latest project tutorial about how to make a wood coffee table with steel accents. The project is fun to create and simple to build. I love combining different materials and think the steel and wood compliment each other well. To seal the cedar I used the water-based Minwax Polycrylic Protective Finish. The ...

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How to Make a Bed Frame – Free Bed Frame Plans

DIY Bed Frame Plans

Thanks for stopping by to check out the DIY Bed Frame Tutorial! In this article you will learn how to make a super simple bed frame for a fraction of what you’d pay at a furniture store. This bed frame is made out of everyday construction grade lumber available at Home Depot or your local lumber yard. The natural color ...

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How to Make a Plyometric Box

diy pete plyometric box plans

A plyometric box is a great addition to any home gym. This plyometric box has three different heights ( 24 inch, 20 inch, 16 inch ) and is made from one sheet of plywood. I decided to customize it with Krylon SUPERMAXX All-In-One Black Hammered Finish and Krylon SUPERMAXX All-In-One Banner Red that I picked up at Walmart. The paint job turned out great ...

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DIY Pete’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

diy pete's holiday gift guide

Finding the perfect gift is never easy. That’s why I’ve compiled a Holiday Gift Guide with ideas for all sorts of things… Like tools, electronics, fitness equipment, games, outdoor gear, watches, and so on. Many of the items I own, and if not they were chosen carefully making sure the feedback and reviews were excellent. You are helping support more DIY ...

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Learn How to Chainsaw Carve

how to chainsaw carve a bear

UNDER CONSTRUCTION NOVEMBER 15th and 16th. SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE – Please check back soon! Hey all! I’ve been wanting to share my experiences learning to chainsaw carve for so long and finally decided to dig through things and get something posted. So here it is! It all started when I was 10 years old and I went on a ...

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How to Make a Firewood Rack

wood stack ideas

In this tutorial you will learn how to build a simple firewood storage rack out of 2×4 boards and fence pickets. This is a fun project that won’t break the bank. It can easily be completed in a weekend. I used Krylon SUPERMAXX All-In-One Spray Paint for this project. The DIY Firewood Rack plans for this project can be downloaded here (coming soon). Gather Materials ...

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How to Make a Sliding Barn Door – Free Plans

DIY Sliding Barn Door

In this tutorial I will show you how to make a sliding barn door out of wood and steel. I’m currently in the process of remodeling my office and thought a barn door would really class up the room.  I’ve made a number of barn doors in the past and wanted to document the process to share with you. This ...

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