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This category will list a number of projects that fit the do-it-yourself person. You might have found our site while searching for information regarding a project that you are working on. We will try to keep this category updated with new, and informative, projects.

Hall closet conversion to an entry bench with storage

By |May 1st, 2013|How To's, Interior Projects|

If you have a traditional "new build", you probably have a standard entryway closet.  If that is the case, it is about 4-5 feet wide on the inside with a single door (likely a 32" or 36" door).   The following is a free project plan/demonstration that shows the steps to take to turn your [...]

How to Build a Cheap, and Beautiful, Storage Shed – Step by Step

By |April 17th, 2013|Exterior Projects, How To's|

Just about everyone could use a storage she at some point in their life.  You could opt to purchase one that is a prefab vinyl job, buy one from a local shed company where they will drive up and drop it in your yard, or build one yourself. If you are like me, you will [...]

Simple Porch Column Plans – Wrap your ugly 4×4

By |April 10th, 2013|Before and After Photos, How To's|

Have you ever looked at a porch column that was nothing more than a 4x4 and thought it just didn't fit the scale of the porch/house?   Even worse, you could have 2 2" x 4"'s sistered up to make the 4"x4".  It isn't too difficult to wrap your 4x4's with some off the shelf [...]