120 Cheap and Easy Rustic DIY Home Decor
ave money with these cozy rustic home decor ideas! From DIY furniture to DIY wall art, there are over 100 DIY home decor ideas on a budget to choose from
How To Build Stairs in 3 Easy Steps
Building a staircase, even a short one, isn't simple. It requires precise measurements and some careful calculations. Here's how to do it like a pro.
How to Make Drawers in 6 Easy Steps | FixThisBuildThat
Want to learn how to make drawers for your next project? I'll show you how to build a drawer in 6 easy steps! These DIY drawers are quick to make and very strong and you don't even need a table saw to make them. Full video tutorial included!
Install a Prehung Exterior Door - Fine Homebuilding
In this article, senior editor Andy Engel describes how to install a prehung exterior door. To start, he checks the wall and sill for level, and installs shims as needed. Then, after placing beads of sealant across the length of the rough sill, he sets the door in the opening. Read on to learn more.
How to Cut Roof Rafters (with Pictures)
How to Cut Roof Rafters. If you're framing a gable roof on a new house, or building a shed or even a doghouse with a gable roof, you'll need to cut a number of roof rafters. The roof rafters provide integral structural support to the roof....
How to Replace an Exterior Door
Replace a worn, drafty front door with a stylish new energy-efficient one. Replacement doors come pre-hung in a weatherstripped frame.
Build a Barstool Using Only 2x4s
Grab the free plans for this easy 2x4 barstool. Perfect for extra seating or as a plant stand for instant farmhouse outdoor charm. Step by step tutorial with pictures.
Day 23 - Build a Chunky Bar Stool
Day 23 - let's get started! You can see links to the complete series here , and get details about my Lowe's gift card giveaway here . In ...
The Da Vinci Roof • Endeavour Sustainable Building School
Inspired by Leonardo Da Vinci’s self-supporting bridge we decided to build a roof shelter for our work area to protect us from the elements. The idea is that a structure can easily be built by weaving wooden joists into an arch to create a self-supporting structure. This is done by running central parallel beams with …
How to Make Drawer Boxes - The Easy Way — the Awesome Orange
There are so many ways to make drawers boxes, but since I am making these for my master closet renovation I decided to go the easy way. The easy way not only because they are fast, but also since they wouldn't be holding a ton of weight. So, I didn't feel the extra work was necessary. My drawers are roughly 21 1/2"W x 20"D x 8"H to give you some perspective. I am am super excited about the size because that means a ton of storage!!! I am planning on getting rid of our huge oversized…
I cannot believe we don't already have this stool as a plan. It's so simple, and if you have a 1x12 scrap, can be just a few dollars to make. If you prefer a rounded top, I noticed at both Lowes and Home Depot 3/4 plywood 12" rounds were just $6. Of course you could just cut your own too.