28 Free Woodworking Plans

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Do you love to make useful and amazing stuff from wood? If yes, then this free woodworking projects category is dedicated to you for making various creative stuff from wood.

Spending some quality time to complete some free woodworking projects, can make you feel a great satisfaction after looking at to the finished assembly.

Here are 28 free woodworking plans that will surely get you comfortable with some great woodworking DIYs. Some of the below-listed plans can be completed in just a few hours and others in a weekend, either way; all the plans will help you to create something great out of wood.

1) Free Bench Plan

Want to enhance the entire look of your garden or yard? Also willing to add some unique and creative element to it? Then, building a mini wooden well might fit your needs perfectly.

​In the first woodworking plan, we are going to guide you about wishing well planter project. You can get the job done easily with basic woodworking skills, as its building process doesn’t need any extensive expertise in working with lumber.

Free Bench Plan

This free project explains everything you need to build not only an outdoor bench but also a small side table. That will look incredibly adorable in your yard. Although, the tables are pretty self-evident and as I had no need for them at the moment so I did not include them in the video tutorial.

This project doesn’t need any long list of materials and tools. You only require some screws, 2x4s boards and some other standard woodworking supplies like a saw and glue.

Source: http://jayscustomcreations.com/2013/06/free-plans-2x4-outdoor-bench/

On one hand, I suggest you buy some quality materials, as the Bench will look good and will be very durable, in the long run. Check the boards and materials before buying, if that are in a good condition, otherwise you won’t be able to get a nice result.​

To know more about this project, click here.

2) Build an Adirondack Chair

This Adirondack chair project will help you to build an outdoor chair that may become the centerpiece of your backyard.

Build an Adirondack Chair

There’s a great thing that so many plastic patio chairs are manufactured to stack, and the aluminum ones can be folded up flat. This means we can get them put away and store them out of sight as momentarily as possible.

However, if you think outdoor furniture can enhance your garden and yard, consider building a set of Adirondack chairs that can evolve on the lobby of summer homes and alternates of upstate New York. This is an object that no one will want to hide in their house because it simply looks so pretty.

In this version of Adirondack chairs, you can add a matching table so you will have a stylish surface for a good book and cool drinks.

Source: http://www.popularwoodworking.com/adirondack-chair-plans

Although, there are a few angles and curves to cut in the project but there is no fancy joinery in it -- everything's held together with the deck screws that are corrosion-resistant.

If you are building more than one chair, it needs to make templates for its parts like the arms, back rails and side rails. The YouTube video tutorial of the project is also available here in brief.

If you are confused about this one, you can also search for some more wooden Adirondack chair project ideas. In the link below you can find some really interesting wooden Adirondack chair ideas.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/adirondack-chair-plans/

3) DIY Porch Swing

Having swing in your own home, yard or garden can be so de-stressing and be relaxing a thing to enjoy, that doesn’t matter you have a big yard or patio, or vacant porch. Kids will surely fall in love with this swing porch and love playing on a breezy day. Even, adults also do relax and enjoy a quite morning coffee, or just being embraced by the sun in the swing.

DIY Porch Swing

This may seem like a long project, but in fact, this is pretty simple and doable DIY plan even for a beginner.

Building a porch swing is an impartially simple woodworking DIY plan that is perfect for the beginner or intermediate woodworkers. All the porch swing projects have blueprints and detailed instructions to help you succeed.

But, don't limit yourself if you don't have a front porch for a swing. Think about your back porch, deck, or even a tree in your home, yard or garden. You can even exclude one of them from an arbor or swing set frame. Try some more Porch swing ideas for an interesting weekend.

I have also included a video tutorial so that you can get help step by step from it. The video tutorial includes a complete guide to building Porch swing. You can also search for some more designs and ideas of building Porch swing for your yard or patio.

4) Folding Picnic table

This is simply a clever design. The 2-in-1 combo can be switched easily between a garden bench and a picnic table. If you are having a picnic plan outside, this piece of furniture can be your picnic table. And when you just want to sit and relax in your yard or garden, you can fold down it to a garden bench.

Folding Picnic table

Two good looking garden benches combine to form a picnic table, that’s a perfect idea for summer dining. You can build this outdoor furniture by using basic tools, materials, and supplies available at any home center.

You won't believe your eyes at this plan for a unique picnic table that can converts from two separate garden bench seats into an awesome picnic table.

Source: http://www.instructables.com/id/picnic-table-and-bench/

The engineering involved in building this garden bench is pretty simple, and we have provided some links to get a full cut list and plans with photos to help you along the way. Additionally, to the stock lumber, you will need wood screws, barrel locks, and hinges to complete the table. A miter saw or hand saw is also extremely helpful for cutting down your stock to the correct angle and length.

Beyond the normal guidelines, instructions, and diagrams, you can also watch a video linked above, to see how to build this folding picnic table.

If you are not comfortable with the idea then searching on the internet can help you to find some more ideas of folding picnic table.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/folding-picnic-table/

5) Toy Box Plan

Want to make your child Happy? Build a free toy box as a gift for them that they will cherish for years. That’s a great way to add some storage to a playroom or kid's room and the kids will obviously love being able to organize all their toys.

Toy Box Plan

Some of the plans make it super easy to build a toy box or chest, but some of them may be more difficult if you are a beginner woodworker.

Check the link that has an awesome designed toy chest. You can try this one for your kids. Be sure to look through each plan to see which one will work best for your skill level and the child's needs. The source link also includes more pictures that can help you to build a better Toybox.

Source: http://www.ana-white.com/2014/07/simple-toy-box

The best thing about the toy chest is that it is very easy to build. All you need is the basic understanding of woodworking and a few tools to get started. You can also modify your kid’s toy chest in any way you want or build in a different design or color different from the one pictured above. You can try some other designs for your plan in the below-mentioned link.

Source: http://www.woodworkingcorner.com/box.php

You only need some basic tools to build this project that is miter saw, measuring tape, glue and some screws etc. I have included here the video tutorial that I followed in order to build myself a pallet wide rack.

6) Tool Box DIY

Tool Box DIY

Finding a toolbox for a mechanic, for his hand tools, is not a big challenge at all - there are dozens of the tool boxes available on the market, from huge roll-around shop cases to small metal boxes. Plumbers, electricians, and farmers are well served, too, with everything from pickup-truck storage to toolboxes and belts. But, if you are a shop-bound woodworker then the case changes. You get to need a tool box that suits the range and variety of hand tools that most woodworkers like to have. For those who deny making do with second best, there's only one solution, you’ve to build a wooden toolbox that should be designed expressly for a woodworking shop.

Source: http://www.woodworkersworkshop.com/toolboxes.php

Of course, making a toolbox for your fine hand tools is more than a practical solution to a storage problem. This is an opportunity to fine-tune and show off your woodworking skills.

I am sharing here a link to the detailed tutorials, where you can get the step by step process for making a wonderful tool chest. You’ll also get to know what items you’ll need for this project.

Source: http://www.toolcrib.com/blog/2008/08/15-free-toolbox-plans-for-woodworkers

We are including some source links if you want to get ideas to build a toolbox. Check those links and select the best-designed plan for you. Not those plans need some extraordinary skills; even a beginner builder can also build these toolboxes.

We also managed to include a video tutorial for this project so that you can easily understand every step in the process.

7) Free Simple-to-build Workbench Woodworking Plan

This super-strong and simple-to-build workbench is may be the project you've been looking for a long time. You have to select some free workbench plans to create yourself a working table in your shed that after you can use it when you are working on your projects and maybe it can provide you some extra storage, depends upon which plan you are choosing to DIY.

Free Simple-to-build Workbench Woodworking Plan

Every free workbench plans vary in your skill level, the cost of supplies, tools, and materials, and the quality time it will take you to complete the project.

Visit each link that is listed below for the detailed instructions and guideline on the requirements that each workbench will need.

Source: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2014/01/dig-workbench-free-plans.html

Source: https://www.familyhandyman.com/workshop/workbench/simple-workbench-plans/view-all

Off course, you'll want to choose the workbench project that you're going to use carefully, taking note of the space you have available in your area as well as what you need to use the workbench for.

The process of building is very easy to understand and follow for anyone with a little wood building knowledge. However, make sure to collect all the items you get before you start with the plan. You may even ask your questions directly in the comment section of the post. Either way, I hope that you manage to build this one fairly.

Here is a link to the video tutorial that does the same task, but in a different way. This tutorial will help you to guide deeply how to do.

8) Build Barn Doors

If you have a barn or a shed, a well-built set of Dutch-styled barn doors can provide you not only unique style and functionality but are very durable and quite attractive. These doors are traditionally sheathed with tongue-and-groove stock, but this set of projects also takes a little bit of a different approach.

Build Barn Doors

Barn doors are fun decorating trend nowadays that go beyond the farmhouse! Whether your styles are contemporary, industrial, cottage, or French country, there is a barn door style for you. Building a Barn door is an easy task for every woodworker, even for a beginner or intermediate builder.

When you are gathering inspiration for barn door Plan, be sure to note the cost of the tools used in the plan. Barn door tools can often cost more than your actual door! But, there are many clever and affordable do it yourself tools options in the tutorials mentioned below! Let us explore some DIY Barn Door Tutorials. Just click on the blue text below and check some amazing fun Barn doors. They might be different from the one shown in above picture.

Source: http://blog.jennasuedesign.com/2016/04/diy-barn-door-plans-tutorial/

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/40250990398408076/

​Luckily, we have also managed to find a detailed video tutorial of the Barn door project that illustrates the process of building a Barn door of your own. The steps and instructions in the video tutorial are different from the source links listed above. Actually, you can make different types of designs for your Barn door depending on which one you can afford easily and DIY on your own.

9) DIY Wooden iPad Dock

We are living in a time where we can’t do anything without having our smart assistants with us. Yes, I am indeed talking about our Smartphones, those small devices we depend on so much.

DIY Wooden iPad Dock

DIY Wooden iPad Dock

A super simple iPad Dock/stand made out of a single block of wood features an angled groove which gets to support the tablet device and a cut in a hole to revise access to the home button of your iPad. It’s possible to drill an access channel in the stand through which you can run a charging cable, although this mini stripped back iPad stand may have very limited functions.

After the testing of three days, we are able can confirm, that the wood doesn’t scratch your iPad, neither your iPad fall over when you tap the screen you can use it horizontally while charging 🙂

Source tutorial: http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-wooden-5-iPad-Dock-Stand/

Some tools required for this project are a hand saw or miter saw, measuring tape, Drill and sand paper etc. The source tutorial will explain you everything properly and briefly.

​The In case you are confused about this one, you can also find some more amazing designs for your iPad stand / Dock from the link given below.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/wooden-ipad-stand/

​We are also including the step by step processed video tutorial to make it easy for you. It might be a quite different tutorial but the video will let you know some illustrates of how to do it yourself.

10) DIY Patio Chair Plan

Furnishing and decorating your patio is not an easy task – but then again, it has to be done! Your patio is obviously one of the most important rooms in your home, as you can easily turn it into your little piece of Heaven, your “safe spot” in your home where you can retreat whenever you want to ignore the world and just spend some time alone all by yourself.

Do you like those classic, country-style armchairs chairs? You might see them all over the scenes of movies, and the truth is that they are really very comfortable.​

DIY Patio Chair Plan

You can sit on your patio having your own wood chair, sipping a Marguerite this summer, and that’s too without having to worry about investing a fortune in a ready-made chair!

And the fact is that you can make your own patio chair with several old but still good pallets. Here we are providing a tutorial that everybody can follow easily – it is very well-written and also self-explanatory, which is great for those who are a beginner at woodworking and have never completed a DIY project before. As you don’t need to be a professional woodworker or a handyman to complete this project, so it is not a difficult task – all you need is a bit of determination!​

Source: http://www.diypete.com/diy-patio-chair-plans/

A video tutorial also attached with the source tutorial and also we are including it below. That’s a detailed tutorial of DIY Patio chair plan which will help you to understand every step deeply.

11) Easy Bed Frame Plan

Easy Bed Frame Plan

Yes Seriously! You can build an easy bed frame yourself without any other’s help. As everyone knows the starting point of any bedroom is a gorgeous bed. However, you also need something that lets you enjoy peaceful slumber in comfort and warmth, but since the bed took as the focal point of the room, you may need something that looks really good too.

Unfortunately, some big and beautiful beds are more expensive, on may not be able to buy the one, however, if you can find the time to work on a project, then you can be able to build your very own amazingly customized bed for a fraction of the cost.

Source: http://www.thestonybrookhouse.com/2015/09/easy-bed-frame-for-under-40.html

Build your own platform bed frame at your home by following the source linked tutorial given above. The source link also includes more pictures that can help you to build a better bed frame. You can see a step by step set of instructions and guidelines to follow with real life pictures, as well as you can download a PDF file detailing the list of materials and tools you’ll need, know about the length of every board, and most importantly color-coded illustrations of the building process.

Also if you are getting confused to this design you can select the one by your choice by searching on internet. We are also providing a link to different designs so that you can get all those easily and decide quickly.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/diy-bed-frame/

We have also included a video tutorial to this simple free plan which will help you to understand illustrations of the project.

12) Free Planter Plan

Free Planter Plan

When I saw this planter plan I knew that it can be the perfect fit for our readers. This is a relatively pretty simple plan that uses some simple techniques. The style could go with a contemporary or deck or classic patio.

Materials for this plan could be bought from your local woodworking store. The cost for this DIY also is minimal. Since you buy pieces of wood, now it is a case of assembly only.

The one tricky feature has to do with the taper cut, it required on some of the pieces, but you should take your time and mark/measure it properly, I know that this plan is easy enough for anyone.

If you are a professional woodworker and also not feeling comfortable with this simple design, you can try some different designs for your planter. As we have included a link to some incredibly astonishing designs of wood planters that you can get help from there.

Source: http://theselfsufficientliving.com/diy-planter-box-plans-designs-ideas/

This plan can be done by any woodworker, no matter what’s the level of him a beginner, intermediate worker or a professional woodworker. However, a video tutorial can help anyone greatly in any plan the one he is working upon, so we are also including a video tutorial that may help you to understand the basics instructions of this plan.

Good luck! We would love to see your work on this DIY. If you have completed one of these planters, feel free to upload a picture in the comment section below.​

13) Scrap Wood Cutting Board

Finding different ways to use up scrap wood in the store is always a fun plan. This is an incredible plan because this is made up from a variety of different kinds of material and wood boards that are all a bunch of various sizes – you can say, this plan can be made with essentially whatever you have got scrapped around.

Scrap Wood Cutting Board
Scrap Wood Cutting Board

The multicolored wooden boards will look great in your kitchen, but the main process of tracing the stripped stock material can be applied to essentially any woodworking plan for an outstanding outcome. The key elements to this DIY plan are using a good waterproof board, kitchen friendly glue, and adding in a few bold and colorful woods.

This plan is probably the easiest plan ever added in the list. The one who is working on this project, don’t need any professional skills but just knowing some basics of woodworking will be enough for this DIY. You will get step by step detailed process of this tutorial in the source linked tutorial. This tutorial will surely help you to build this plan quickly.

Source tutorial: https://www.mrlentz.com/2014/06/how-to-make-a-simple-cutting-board-step-by-step/

We have also included a video tutorial. But that tutorial is quite different from the source tutorial. However, this will also help you to build something new for your kitchen. Check the video tutorial linked below for step by step process info.

14) Ash Jewelry Box

This is a simple but adorable, free jewelry box DIY plan that's meant for beginners.

Ash Jewelry Box

Create a beautiful jewelry box to keep watches, rings and all of your other favorite gems dust-free and easy to find. This is a beginner plan and is also a perfect plan for girls.

The instructions for this DIY are given in a PDF file with the list of material needed, tools, cutting requirements, and some other items that are clearly listed and organized in the PDF template to make it easy to understand that what's needed to build the jewelry box.

Building this jewelry box is more simple than most of the other projects. The instructions in this tutorial are given without pictures and laid out in text form only, so it may be a little harder to follow than the plans’ tutorials that include pictures.

Source: http://thiswoodwork.com/purpleheart-and-ash-jewellery-box/

Having no images in the source tutorial template should not be a problem because we are providing you a video tutorial link to this plan. We hope, this tutorial will help you to understand the strains of the plan so that you can build it easily.

This plan will take a few hours of your time to complete. Also, if you want some more unique type designed jewelry box for your plan, you can follow the below-listed link which includes a fancy designed jewelry box tutorial by Ana white. But, be sure that this plan would not be as easy as the above-listed plan is.

Source: http://www.ana-white.com/2014/12/free_plans/fancy-jewelry-box

15) Yard Dice Plan

Are you searching for a family-friendly way to spend some time of those hot summer afternoons? Grab your DIY dice and head outside for a fun round of different Dice games!

Yard Dice Plan

Usually, in summer, I always look for some excuses to get my family outside. Often, I play loan games. So with my family, we can setup in a small patch of grass and play for hours.

This time I surprised one of my favorite dice games and took it outside. I made a set of wooden dice in just a few hours, and instead of sitting in the room and doing nothing, we are taking our dice game out into the yard. With this set of wooden dice, dice games are becoming our favorite backyard game. Check out the step by step tutorial below so you can make your own.

Source: http://www.remodelaholic.com/diy-yard-dice-tutorial/

As soon as you will come across this tutorial, you will not be going to wait any longer to start building one because it’s that fun to have those. Some of the items you need for this project are miter saw, drill, wood blocks, small clamps etc. You can also color these blocks of your own choice. Try some dark colors that look great on the dices.

The video tutorial of this plan is very easy to follow for anyone with basic woodworking knowledge and experience. If you are not much comfortable with the video tutorial then you should follow the first source link that includes step by step procedure in plain English.

16) Wine Rack Plan

Wine Rack Plan

Building a wine rack is usually a very common beginner's woodworking plan. Creating a wine rack is an easy plan that can most of the time be completed in a day or half, depending on how large and detailed you would like it to be. And the better news is that this free wine rack plan will let you build you a great looking wine rack for much less than it would cost.

If you are looking to build a custom wine rack somewhere in your home then this wine rack plan is for you. The source tutorial includes diagrams and some simple instructions will walk you through attaching, assembling, and finishing this beautiful wine rack.

Source tutorial: http://www.hgtv.com/design/make-and-celebrate/handmade/diy-wood-pallet-wine-rack

Although, if you are not comfortable with the design of this one, you can also try some different wine rack plans by searching them on the internet. Follow the provided link will help you to find one for you.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/homemade-wine-racks/

These free wine rack plans include instructions and those things you need to build a wine rack that is stylish and functional. Written building directions, videos, photos, diagrams, cut lists and shopping lists will give you everything that you need to this a successful woodworking plan.

Video tutorial includes the detailed steps of building a simple wine rack. Follow the tutorial, build your own wine rack and tell us about your plan by commenting the image of your final product below.​

17) Wooden Picture Frame

Nothing helps improve the appearance of a drawing, print, photograph or any other artwork than a good picture frame. Different frames are available in some standard sizes, but often what one wants to frame that does not fit in a standard frame.

Wooden Picture Frame

You can create a professional photo frame without picking up a router. And making your own picture frame can be a fun and rewarding plan, and saves you some dough compared to paying for custom framing. However, there are some tips to keep in mind that will make the end result of the plan worth hanging on the wall.

This tutorial will show you that how you can create an own custom frame to show off your works of photograph, paint or art, and save a good deal of money in the process. Some of the images in this tutorial are way out of focus but they still get across their actual meanings.

Source: https://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/9045289/list/turn-a-wooden-pallet-into-unique-photo-frames

Some more types of frames can be created depending upon your choice by selecting from the link listed below.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/diy-picture-frame/

Some tools required to build a picture frame are a table saw, miter saw, measuring tape, wood glue etc. A table saw with a backing board and miter gauge can be used to get the right angle and lengths of picture frame every time. You can use builders square to arrange the final cut pieces before nailing, screwing or gluing. Check out the video tutorial below for more details.

18) Floating Shelves Plan

Physically and visually lighter than bookcases, some extra floor space, floating shelves are a favorite storage space for everything from some little necessary things to books and books to souvenirs, these shelves are suitable for virtually any room.

Floating-Shelves-Plan

​Of all the designs out there, most of the people prefer floating shelves because these wall-mounted shelves take on sleek with their hardware hidden and modern look. DIY floating shelves plan is easy for anyone with basic building skills to install. You can easily approach the project in a weekend.

Source: http://www.shanty-2-chic.com/2015/11/diy-floating-corner-shelves.html

Using shelving in your room or kitchen is a great way to arrange and de-clutter space… I know, such ground-breaking term it is. Do not write me off yet, I just want to show you how you can build some clean floating corner shelving that appears to have no brackets. You can create them at no cost, and the hardest part of the plan is figuring out what you are going to put on these shelves when you are finished.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/floating-corner-shelves/

If you have space storage problem in your kitchen or room and also you can manage to space there to build some shelves. Wait no more, go ahead and start the awesome shelves plan and make some space for your books and other things. Do search for some different beautiful designs and start working on this project on the upcoming weekend.

We also manage to include a video tutorial to this plan. In the video tutorial, you can get all instructions step by step in details.

19) Round Pedestal Dining Table

We have a small dining room area in our farmhouse that is separate from the living room and kitchen. The area is much smaller in space than our last house. I was little confused that our typical rectangular farmhouse table was not going to cut it. So, I walked in I came to know that we needed to build a round dining table. So, I searched for a plan design idea and build a very own round farmhouse dining table. I was an amazing DIY plan, I just love it!

Round Pedestal Dining Table

If you are also facing the similar situation, you can go on with my plan, create a round dining table.

I have completed this project in one and a half day; you can complete it in a day if you don’t take the breaks during working like I do. Source link to this project is listed below you can follow that tutorial.

Source: http://www.ana-white.com/2014/12/DIY_furniture/round-x-base-pedestal-dining-table

Even if you don’t like this one, you can always browse the internet for more beautiful round dining table ideas. I have also shared a link below where you can find some really amazing ideas. Just select the one you like the most and start creating it.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/round-farmhouse-table/

If you are not comfortable with the source tutorial and did not get some point that how you can do that, so we manage to get a video tutorial that may help you in a better way. Follow the video tutorial below so that you can get some help in detail for every step in the process.​

20) Book Shelf Plan

We have a free bookcase project that will result in this gorgeous classic bookcase that uses some wood boards along with a mahogany stain (that is not necessary).

Book Shelf Plan

Building a bookcase or bookshelf is a fairly simple woodworking plan that you can get done in just a day or two. This is also a low-cost project as well and since the project idea is free, you don't have to worry about busting through your budget. Just follow the simple steps in the tutorial and enjoy your own company building a simple bookcase on this weekend.

Source: http://www.finewoodworking.com/2011/11/17/free-plan-arts-and-crafts-bookcase

​The plan tutorial includes images, diagrams, step-by-step instructions, and even a video to help you along the way. You can also go with some more bookcase design ideas. Browse the internet for more and we are also proving a link below to some more ideas to this plan. Select and build one of these free bookcase DIYs and you will have everything available easily that you need to get started creating a bookshelf for any room in your house.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/explore/bookcase-plans/

​Luckily, we managed to include a video tutorial to this plan that may help you to understand everything in the project nicely.

21) Free Rustic Cooler Plan

If summer is your favorite season of the year and you love the plans that source up the patio. Try this Rustic cooler project; this plan may entertain you as well as you will manage to build an awesome rustic cooler.

Free Rustic Cooler Plan

A few days back, I was searching for some cool DIY plans. So, I got to work and ended up coming up with some easy to follow project and an awesome new ice chest cooler to have out on the deck! It was going to be perfect for summer hangouts and barbecues. It was a fun and practical plan to work on and I know you will have fun tackling select a design from this plan and start building your own. Enjoy learning how you can build a rustic cooler also sing the video tutorial and source tutorial plan!

Source: https://www.homerepairtutor.com/how-to-build-a-rustic-cooler/

​Every project needs some tools and material to build on. The tools and material you will need in this plan include Miter saw, jigsaw, measuring tape screws and screwdriver etc. We will suggest you take high-quality material for the plan. Read the source tutorial and watch the video tutorial below for more details. Follow all the steps properly to make a nice and strong Rustic cooler. The tutorial explains the procedure for building this awesome gift. Make sure to use the only high-quality material for any woodworking project.

Go ahead and build your Rustic cooler and tell us how it looks. Feel free to comment you final product’s images in the comment section.​

22) Birdhouse Plan

Birdhouse DIY is a great beginner project but with more functions can make it also a great project for a more advanced wood builder. Even if you have not done any project yet, you can also handle a simple birdhouse plan with a little adult assistance.

Birdhouse Plan

Before you select a free bird house plan you should have to decide that where you are going to put the finished Birdhouse. This act will help you decide the type of Birdhouse and its size you should choose.

We will suggest you select the simple Birdhouse if you are new at woodworking but be sure to select its design with respect to the place where you are going to hang/place it. One of our simple Birdhouse tutorials will help you building one. We have managed to include a source tutorial below that will help you to understand illustrates and the instruction to building a simple Birdhouse.

Source: http://www.gardenfork.tv/easy-birdhouse-plans-video

Even if you are not feeling comfortable with this design, you can browse the internet for some more Birdhouse design ideas. But here we are providing you a link to explore some great DIYs for Birdhouse plan. Select one of them and start building.

Source: http://allcrafts.net/woodworking/birdhouses.htm

​You can also find a video tutorial link we included, to this project. The video tutorial illustrates all the necessary steps in the project, but you still need to have some basic woodwork knowledge to be able to handle the task. You can also comment your final product in the comment section below.

23) Night Stand Plan

Do you want to save your money and up your bedroom to look awesome all in one move? We have got some fabulous plan ideas for ditching some simple and basic nightstands and using the supplies what you already have instead.

Night Stand Plan

Nightstand table plans have everything you need to create a bedside table to keep every needy thing at reach at night time. This Nigh Stand plan is quite different in design from the most of the other plans. This stand has not only the three regular drawers but also having a hidden drawer that uses a secret locking mechanism to keep contents securely.

Designing this bedside Night table required more effort than the effort required for building a simple one with regular drawers, so creating it may need some more effort and also show to be a little more difficult. Source tutorial includes the detailed instructions, diagrams, and images of the tutorial.

Source tutorial: http://www.instructables.com/id/Night-Stand-with-Locking-Secret-Hidden-Drawer/?ALLSTEPS

You can find many different styles of nightstand plans in the link below ranging from the rustic to the contemporary. These night stands are built with a wide variety of styles and many of these plans can build easily to make the night stand truly your own.

Source: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/242279654930175375/

We are also including a video tutorial below that will help you in a better way that how to do it yourself. Know that these are two little different tutorials and will probably result in making two different Nightstands. You are advised to follow only one of the two.

24) Potting Bench Plan

The crazy looking Potting bench is going to add prosperity to your gardening experience with this free plan.

Potting Bench Plan

Moreover, it uses a virtual technique to make sure that everything extra within the garden space remains properly organized. Some necessary gardening materials like soil pots, empty pots, fertilizers, gardening tools, and some related supplies can be kept now at one location.

Also, if you don’t have to cost lots of money on buying such a great gardening bench, you can create it yourself. In fact, why you spend money on such thing? if you can create one your own.

Source: http://www.ana-white.com/2015/04/free_plans/ryobination-potting-bench

​Using this potting bench project you can create a great looking, spacious bench for your garden. This bench has two large slabs for placing different pots and some vertical board for hanging tools; it is simply an elegant bench. Read Ana White plan link mentioned above.

Also, take a look at video tutorial and create a great place for gardening supplies and potting plants by building this easy, good-looking potting bench. This plan needs some wood boards and necessary tools to build up. The bench looks so good that you might also decide to use it as a serving station on your patio or deck, too.​

We got this idea from a Pinterest post. The final product looks so elegant so I couldn’t restrict myself to build one. This was somewhat a great and different experience from my other regular DIY projects. You can try it yourself too, Go ahead!​

25) Wooden Garden Bridge Plan

Wooden Garden Bridge Plan

If you have a creek or a pond in your garden you might need a well-built foot bridge. Browse throughout following neat Garden Bridge plan that we have compiled for you.

Making a garden arched footbridge out of some wood boards can be fun, hard working plan and also it’s quite rewarding. We are providing the project tutorial for how to build an arched footbridge without rails or having rails. If you take your hands of work and have some basic woodworking skills you can easily build this type of bridge. While this garden bridge is too small to walk over but it can make a really stunning addition to your lush yard or garden.

Source: http://www.pinspirationmommy.com/diy-wood-garden-bridge/

From the source tutorial, you can get illustrates to the instruction about the plan. Everything is fairly described as diagrams, images, the list of supplies and tools need etc. The process to this plan is very easy to understand and follow for if you are having some basic woodworking knowledge. Make sure to collect all the supplies you need before you start with the project. You may even ask any question directly in the comment section of the tutorial post and also comment the images of your final product if you have completed it. Either way, I hope that you will manage to build this one nicely.​

The video tutorial includes step by step process detailed instructions of the plan. Watch it once before starting your work on this so that you can understand everything nicely.

26) Wood Folding Sling Charu

Make one or multiple wooden folding chairs can solve that age-old quandary of sufficient seating when entertaining outside at yard or somewhere else. There are various folding chairs designs that are stretchable and simple break-down chairs in which you can enjoy an entire afternoon of your day while relaxing.

Wood Folding Sling Chair

Here we are including a really great DIY project for the upcoming summer weather. Right now there is a shiny sunny but cold weather outside my window but I know in just a few days it will get much warmer weather and outdoor activities will be here – finally!

Source: http://www.ana-white.com/2011/06/wood-folding-sling-chair-deck-chair-or-beach-chair-adult-size

The source tutorial by Ana-white includes instructions to the folding chair project. Some supplies required to work on this project is a Hand saw or Jigsaw, measuring tape, screws, nails and some pallets. Fortunately, we also managed to include a video tutorial to this plan which will help you to understand the project nicely.

By video tutorial, you will get step by step process instructions of making a nice wooden folding sling chair from scratch. However, my first wooden chair was not the best one, but it was good enough to motivate me to make some more folding chairs like this one. If I can make this, you too can make one yourself. You can browse the internet for more folding sling chairs ideas and start making one now.

You can also ask you queries and share your final product’s images with us in the comment section to this tutorial post below.

27) Wood Beer Bottles Crate

What makes a functional and clever gift even better? It might be the one that is handcrafted by the woodworker. This DIY wooden bottle crate is might be the perfect blend of straight-up utility and rustic charm.

Wood Beer Bottles Crate

Nothing can be better for a man than a cold six-pack of his favorite beer bottles except having a cold six-pack of his favorite beer bottles in hand with a wooden caddy that he may have built himself.

A quick Google search will show you the most popular groomsmen gifts that are usually one of the following: wallets, flasks, watches, and beer glasses. All impressed me with their initials of course. But I thought I should do something a bit different for my groomsmen.

Source: http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Beer-Bottle-Crate/

When I search the internet for beer crates designs, I found the one linked above that I liked the most. The good thing is that it is not that difficult to build, anyone with basic woodworking knowledge can build this project, and they have also provided step by step process to make DIY Beer crate with images and diagrams.

Some tools that are required for this project are Miter saw, drilling machine, pencil, tape measure, screws, etc. Those, who prefer a video tutorial instead, can visit the below link to a YouTube video tutorial that illustrates the process of creating a DIY Beer Bottle Crate. The video tutorial explains every step properly so that anyone can make a Beer bottle crate easily.


28) K-Cup Coffee Pod Dispenser

Here, we will explore some creative k-cup storage systems and Coffee Pod organizers that are working great for others! Firstly, we have a picture I found on Pinterest from an unknown original source.

K-Cup Coffee Pod Dispenser

It appears to be awesome k-cup Pod Dispenser. I love this idea and actually. I was willing to build something new for my kitchen decoration, so I have found the one.

As, I hate to see the k-cups on my kitchen counter, but this Pod Dispenser storage solution is cute enough that I might not mind. I will now definitely use this idea plan when entertaining.

I have also found a tutorial post to this K-Cup storage which I’ve also included below. The good thing is that they have already included video to their tutorial so it makes easy for you to understand illustrates the process to build.

Source: http://woodworking.formeremortals.net/2017/03/k-cup-coffee-pod-dispenser/

This unique idea doesn’t need a long list of tools and materials to build; only a few tools will be enough to work on. You only need some wood boards, screws, screwdriver, measuring tape and a Miter saw. This tutorial can be created having the basic knowledge of woodworking.

The steps in video tutorial will help you to build up your k-cup Pad Dispenser nicely. The video tutorial is having all the instruction in details that may help you to go on easily.

This was not actually a tutorial post to the woodworking plan ideas but the aim of the post was to give some easy and free woodworking ideas to the readers. If you have some time to entertain yourself and also willing to add some new stuff to your furniture you can take any idea from the list and start working on it. Be sure to see both post tutorial and video tutorials of the plan you have selected, it will make you understand everything nicely.

Feel free to, tell us in the comment section about your experience if you have worked on any DIY plan and completed the project, and also do share the images of final products of your projects.

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