Learn How to Chainsaw Carve

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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 […]

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How to Make a Firewood Rack

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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 […]

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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 […]

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The Carpenter’s Apprentice Book

Lessons Learned from a Woodworking Apprenticeship By Scott Mathson, Whiskey Wood Creations SPECIAL DIY Pete Audience PRICING – Get 20% Off using code “DIYPETE20” through 9/10/16! Order Yours Now – there’s only 75 discount codes available! Extremely detailed, 50+ pages with images, techniques, and insight. Not only does this eBook encompass woodworking advice, in particular […]

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DIY Patio Chair with Plans

DIY Patio Chair Plans

Here is a simple to build DIY Patio Chair. This cedar chair is a great introductory project to woodworking. The seat is about 16 inches high and there are 22 inches of room between the armrests, so you will have plenty of room to move around. The back is at a slight angle which will […]

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How to Make Cornhole Boards – with DIY Cornhole Plans

DIY Cornhole board plans

Cornhole toss is a great activity to play while tailgating or enjoying your next barbecue. Building cornhole boards is a simple DIY project you can easily complete in a weekend. For this tailgate themed project I used Krylon® COVERMAXX® Spray Paint. The DIY Cornhole Plans for this project can be downloaded here. Please note I […]

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DIY Pete – RYOBI NATION Tool Giveaway!

I am excited to announce this months Ryobi Nation Tool Giveaway! Please enter for your chance to win a $300 worth of tools from Ryobi. I use Ryobi tools for my DIY Projects and they work great. Please comment below and tell us about a cool project you are working, plan to make, or just finished […]

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How to Restore an Old Deck

Summer is a great time of the year to relax on the patio while entertaining friends and family. To keep a deck looking great, it’s important to protect the wood by applying a water-sealing deck stain. For this tutorial, I’ll show how to restore an old deck that has been painted, has flaking paint, and […]

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How to Build a Doghouse

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Everyone in your family, including your pet, deserves to have a safe, warm, and cozy place to sleep at night. Why not build your dog a personal home that both of you will enjoy? Made out of cedar with a sturdy metal roof, this durable project will endure years of muddy paw prints, slobber, and wet fur. […]

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