Great DIY projects and building plans for anyone who can swing a hammer.

Solar-Powered Tractor

By Kathryn Griffin

This solar-powered tractor design works well for small farms and homesteads.

Make a Sturdy Feed Bag Tote

By Cerise Welter

You can build a fun and fashionable reusable shopping bag from leftover seed sacks.

Make a Homemade Gift Bag for the Holidays

By Melissa McDade

Try using festive holiday or Christmas fabric to make drawstring bags to hold your loved one’s gifts.

Lower Domestic Hot Water Costs

By Camille Landry

Follow these money-saving tips to lower the cost of your domestic hot water bill.


Slap Together an Easy Mosquito-Net Tent

By Brent Garcia

This easy-to-make mosquito-net tent will keep flying critters from bugging you throughout the night.

Sweet DIY Dorm Furniture

By Instructables

Take a seat on this comfy sofa you made yourself using recycled car seats.

Felted Acorn Garland For Fall Decoration

By Jessica Mauras

This acorn-shaped wool garland is easy to make and perfect for fall decor.

From File To Knife: Make a Bushcraft Knife Using Simple Tools

By Cas van de Goor

Learn how to make your own bushcraft knife using only simple tools and materials, including an old file.