The inspiration for this “I Can Do That” storage bench was simple – I wanted it. Ever since I picked up a king-size bed at a liquidation sale, I wanted a matching bench to hold my shoes at the foot of the bed. After seeing many designs that were running anywhere from $250 to...
This handsome hanging storage unit is a snap to build with screwed butt joints.
Pocket holes make a seemingly complicated project simple.
An easy interlocking joint begets great strength and style.
This rustic hinged-lid box is a design traditionally used as a basic tool chest, but I thought a scaled-down version would make a great chest for stashing toys. Nails, glue and a nice long day
in the shop are all it takes.
This simple rack uses no nails, no screws and holds up to 15 pairs of shoes.
The mouldings dress up the shelf while building the drawer increases your skills.
Adapted from a 19th-century example, this wall-hung shelf is perfect for displaying your treasures.
If you own any books about the Shakers or their furniture, you probably have seen a small storage cabinet like this one hanging in the background behind the more celebrated pieces.