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Garden Wishing Well
Garden Wishing Well...
This week”s project is one I have been dieing to try – a full grown wishing well.  This wooden wishing well is relatively easy – not just their words – I watched the video and got a nice little confidence boost. This wishing well can be constructed using common... 
Arched Garden Bridge
Arched Garden Bridge...
This arched bridge was constructed entirely on their back lawn, showing that you do not always need an elaborate workshop or shed to undertake such a project. A lovely ornament for your garden, perfectly accenting that pond you have been meaning to dig, this multi page (eight in all)... 
Gothic-Styled Box Chair
Gothic-Styled Box Chair...
This box chair plan has, how shall we say … several uses. First off it is an excellent and stylish storage solution, that, of course, doubles as a handy chair. Additionally it has a portable aspect to it, so it can double as a discreet porta potty shell. Combine that with... 
Outdoor Storage Chest
Outdoor Storage Chest...
Storage is like money; we never seem to have enough. Here’s another truism: storage is where you find it, and a frequently underused area is outside the home. But instead of suggesting the usual outdoor toolshed, this project shows you how to make a beautiful chest for storing... 
Build the Ultimate Tree House
Build the Ultimate Tree House...
These tree house plans are a great step-by-step guide. A multipage article that starts off by discussing the right location for your tree-house. Then goes over the tools needed, as well as a full materials list and cost estimates. Some good tips and some nice photos of the Tree... 
Adirondack Style Garden Chair
Adirondack Style Garden Chair...
Adirondack chairs have become very popular in the past few years. The shape and angle of these chairs is somewhere between a normal garden chair and a slovenly deck chair. The result is a surprisingly comfortable chair that, unfortunately, costs far too much. Fortunately, making...