By Steve Blenk. Got an offcut from a beautifully figured board? Turn it into a plate! Standard 3/4 inch wood and a shop-made chuck are all you need.
Wider bat houses can be built for larger colonies. Be sure to adjust dimensions for back and front pieces, ceiling furring strip and netting. Free instructions at Ducks Unlimited.
This particular project was fun and rewarding. I got to build a room designed to be a multi-functioning one-of-a-kind. We meshed living/working space with storage and even some leisure on this job there was a lot going on.
Using a pair of ceramic pots as featured in this article, this is a novel approach to building an outdoor patio bench that uses minimal lumber.
This is a cutting diagram only for the Bathroom Cabinet from the Workbench Magazine Issue #307.
The basic dimensions of the chicken tractor are 3ft wide by 4ft long – the front is 30 inches high and the back is 36 inches. The legs are continuous and used as part of the whole frame.
I wanted to make a portable Coop that we could move around the property so that the chickens would have fresh ground to live on every few days. It is approximately 5 x 3.
It may be ugly, but it is raccoon proof and the parts were free. Here is how I built this chicken coop.
A chicken coop can be built in many different ways, different shapes and sizes depending on the type, amount, and size of your chickens. The coop I designed will cost between $150-$200 and will hold 3-4 birds comfortably.
Let us show you a trick that will guarantee a great result in making a snug fitting lid for your next box project.