Butcher-block kitchen countertops have traditionally been very popular and these days are often used as companion tops with other materials, such as solid-surface tops. In addition to their aesthetic appearance, they can receive hot pans without damage. You can make up your own butcher-block countertop, or the same technique can be used to create cutting boards, or a top for a roll-around cart.
This arbor is a solid construction consisting of 4×4 posts concreted into the ground, 2×4 rafters and 2×2 laths. The overall height is 88 inches, although that can be changed to suit, and the footprint (overall area on the ground) is 44 inches x 28 inches.
The table you see here is like a workbench in a kit. Slide a panel here, twist a knob there, and it converts from a portable briefcase-style to a sturdy workstation for your hobbies. But do not let its small size and portability fool you. This table is designed from the ground up to provide a solid, stable platform for working on hobbies and crafts. The cutting diagrams and materials list are available to download in this Online Extra.
Installing your own kitchen cabinets is not as difficult as you might think, but it does require some basic carpentry skills. We will show you wall and floor prep tips to make the job go faster and easier.
Plans to construct a wooden garden swing with two seats.
There are several ways to make a boomerang, but on this page I will discuss the way I make boomerangs.
Step-by step plans to make a rough-and-ready workbench surface, with new 3D animation and master-level blueprints.
We will get started by first taking a look at the drawing. I imagine you will immediately notice the absence of overall measurements – that is because this bandsaw jig will be specific to your individual bandsaw.
Download these plans and build a unique adaptation of the classic Adirondack chair.
I drew these plans so anyone wishing to build my router table has a clear understanding of how it goes together.