Projects Plans Tagged "garden"

Planter Bench
Planter Bench...
This Planter Bench is designed for an intermediate woodworker, the project takes about two days to build. You may not be able to see this immediately from the picture, but the bench has a good wide seat. Alternating thicknesses of lumber give this planter-bench its distinctive... 
Bird Feeder 1
Bird Feeder 1...
This bird feeder woodworking plan comes to us via Amateur Woodworker. This particular feeder is designed to take bird seed, rather than the more typical left-over food scraps. The advantage of this style is that it can be filled up infrequently as it can store several weeks worth... 
Basic Birdhouse for Beginners
Basic Birdhouse for Beginners...
While this birdhouse is as simple as it gets, it has a lot going for it. It can be made very quickly…uses minimal materials and tools…and boasts a sleek look that will make any budding woodworker proud to say, “I built it all by myself!”. Besides screws and nails, you will... 
Mini Wishing Well
Mini Wishing Well...
This ‘Mini’ Wishing Well Plan, is basically a square box planter base, with a wishing well style roof. The wood could be anything from an expensive cedar, to scrap bits of weather treated lumber. If anything, the scruffier the wood, the better this project might look when finished. This... 
Simple Garden Bench
Simple Garden Bench...
This simple one page project is easy ‘no fancy joints or glue’ and inexpensive. The wood should cost no more than $45 for the dimensional cedar at a local home improvement center. There is a decent sidebar called – “Cutting curves” which shows how to cut the curved seat,... 
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... 
Dog Kennel 1
Dog Kennel 1...
This kennel will accommodate a large dog but is really suitable for a dog of any size. The kennel is constructed out of 150×19 rough-sawn treated pine for the floor and roof (this timber is commonly used for fence palings), 50×50 gauged or dressed untreated pine for the framing,... 
Cedar Bucket / Planter
Cedar Bucket / Planter...
We have all seen those cute cedar planters or buckets, but balked at the price (or just though “yer know, I could do that”.  This is a nice article with some good pictures.  Rather than a step-by-step, this is more of a conversational piece where the author walks you through...