If you have a day to spare and want to create an ideal garden planter that will cost you nothing but some paint, a few screws and a bit of elbow work and give this project a try?
Build a simple, strong workbench made entirely from 2x4s. It is inexpensive (less than $100) and takes only about four hours to build.
This simple console table is ideal for building with a nailer, if you have one. It uses mostly 1x boards, so will be lightweight and sturdy.
I needed to come up with a design that went beyond the ordinary without breaking the bank. That is the thinking behind the challenge to build a wine rack for less than 25 dollars.