Category Archives for "Wood Working"

Woodworking projects and plans.

How to Build a Patio Cooler

Cedar Ice Chest Tutorial

Summer is my favorite season of the year and I love projects that spruce up the patio. A fellow DIY’er named Paul Broder from Burleson, Texas sent in a photo of an ice chest and said he’d love to see a tutorial on how to build something similar. So, I got to work and ended […]

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How to Build a Firewood Rack


Over the holidays I wanted to do a project with my Dad so we came up with an idea and got to it. During the winter we burn a lot of wood to keep the fireplace going and wanted a way to help store the wood and dry it out. We drew up a few […]

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Wine Barrel Shelf Side Bar with Push Pin Travel Map

DIY Wine Barrel Shelf

Over the holidays I worked on a fun project built out of wine barrel staves. I had some old barrels collecting dust and thought it would be a fun way to re-purpose the barrel wood. The project came about because I have some friends from California who love wine and enjoy traveling. They commissioned me […]

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How to Build a Hutch

If you are looking for ideas on how to build a hutch you’ve come to the right place!  I partnered up with Glidden Paint for this project and used their NFL team colors paint to deck it out with Denver Broncos team colors. Glidden has the only official NFL Team Colors paint and has an exclusive relationship […]

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DIY Hutch and Bar Cart Preview with Glidden NFL Team Colors

Are you ready for some football!? I recently teamed up with Glidden Paints for a pair of NFL themed projects using their official Team Color paints (click here to find your favorite team’s colors). I built a locker room style hutch in the colors of the Denver Broncos, great for a mudroom or the kids’ […]

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How to Make Bar Stools


Hi fellow DIY’ers! A while back I created plans for an outdoor patio bar with a concrete top. I promised a follow up video and tutorial on how to build super simple bar stools. So… here it is! I modified plans from Georgia over at to fit my patio bar. The main modifications I made […]

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Patio Bar Plans

Concrete Patio Bar

Thank you for stopping by to check out the FREE Patio bar plans! I created the plans because I was having a hard time finding ideas and plans to make a unique bar to put out on my deck. So, I did something about it and created the most in-depth video and tutorial online about […]

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How to Build a 4×4 Farmhouse Table

Building and creating with my hands has always been a passion of mine and something I love sharing with others. When I stumbled upon plans for the table I was thrilled and wanted to create the most in-depth video online sharing how to build a farmhouse table. I’ve built a number of tables over the […]

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How to Make a Frame Out of a Pallet

In this tutorial I will show you how to make a wooden frame for a map of out a pallet. I absolutely love maps and found some awesome raised relieved topographic maps from a company named Hubbard Scientific. I had a pallet laying around and thought this would be the perfect project to use it […]

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How to Build a Whiskey Barrel Coffee Table

Whiskey barrel table

Old whiskey barrels can be recycled and turned into amazing furniture for your home or business. In this tutorial I will walk you through the process of building a whiskey barrel coffee table. I had a blast creating the table and it was a pretty simple and quick build. Project Costs Whiskey Barrel – Between […]

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