A slab from green wood, some sturdy legs and a sylvan setting are all you need. By John Wilson Pages: 70-75 From the June 2006 issue #155 Buy this issue now “A slab like that can make up into a garden bench. Being white oak, they last.” The sawyer was making conversation while cutting my … Read more
Tag Archives: Outdoor Projects
Birdhouse plans for the descerning birdhouse builder.
When it comes to building birdhouses, there are just a few rules to follow: The projects should be simple, fun and quick to build. And the finished result should easily attract your flying friends. "Birdhouses You Can Build in a Day" is filled with 51 complete plans for projects that meet all of these requirements–a rare find in the crowded world of birdhouse books. Here are two free project plans from the book: a house sparrow log cabin and a sparrow bungalow. Read more
Build a set of bench seats and a table for your backyard.
All it takes is $40 in pine, a saw and a drill to build this outdoor Morris chair. Read more
This simple cold frame helps nurture your spring plantings during winter. Read more
This swing is simple to build but looks great in your yard or on your porch Read more