DIY Building Projects

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

The Mini-Masonry Heater

By Kyle Chandler-Isacksen

How to build a small and super-efficient masonry heater out of fire bricks.


Laying Salvaged Tiles

By Kyle Chandler-Isacksen

A simple technique for using salvaged tiles to make beautiful floors.


Celebrate This Holiday Homemade Style

By YardMap Network

Celebrate those gardeners and birders in your life by making them homemade holiday gifts this year.


Log To Lumber To Finished Project: Number 2

By Bruce McElmurray

Selecting a tree, reducing it to logs, milling out the logs into lumber and using that lumber for specific projects.


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Log To Lumber To Finished Project

By Bruce McElmurray

Building a closet from lumber milled from standing dead trees.


How to Find and Fix a Pond Leak

By Darrell Rhoades

If your pond keeps dropping its water level, you might have a pond leak. Here are some steps to find where it's going and how to find the leaking area to repair.


There are Many Uses for Free Plastic Cards

By Lane Hug

A credit card offer may seem like spam mail until you explore uses for the plastic cards within.


The Purr-fect Homemade Cat Bed

By Elizabeth Atia

Are you wondering what to do with old sweaters? Keep your animal friends comfortable by making this homemade cat bed out of a sweater and cotton scraps.



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