Freestanding Laundry Basket Closet

We have a special treat for you today!  My friend Jen who also helps with video editing and keeping the website going, built from her own design this amazing freestanding laundry basket tower!  She has very generously offered to share plans! Thank you Jen! From Jen:...

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Simple Sideboard with Open Shelves and Drawers

My teenage daughter Grace has been asking for more storage in her bathroom for a couple years now.  If you wait long enough, the get old enough, and smart enough, to design it themselves .... yes, she did.  She went on Shelf Help, designed what she wanted, the pieces...

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Craftsman Style Playhouse

We love this playhouse because it is tall inside, so big kids and Mom's under 6 feet can play too.   We love that the windows add natural light.   We love that both doors open up and it feels so giant in there! And we love how simple this playhouse was to build.  Read...

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Octagon Picnic Table with Open Seats

Classic 8 seat octagon picnic table seats eight adults. This is a more complicated plan, that does use more materials, but it is worth the investment for the comfort and coziness it provides. Video tutorial coming soon.

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Kitchen Island with Open Shelving

The kitchen island is the heart of the home.   We are building a small, starter home to sell, and of upmost importance is a great kitchen island that does it all, stores it all, while looking beautiful.  Here's what we came up with: On the "work" side, it features a...

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Square Picnic Table

Everything you love about the classic picnic table, but in a cozier, updated design!  Here's why we love this square picnic table Square Picnic Table Features Seating on four sides, for a cozier experience Easy to build design  Comfortably seats four adults, could...

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2×4 Outdoor Side Table

Reader submitted photo modified in height, see more photos here Out 2x4 Outdoor Collection is a reader favorite!  Since so many of you have built the sofa or sectional pieces, we thought we'd add a side table plan to the collection too. All of the plans in the 2x4...

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2×4 Outdoor Chair

PHOTO SUBMITTED BY JUSTINMGIBSON This plan is part of a collection that includes sofa, coffee table, loveseat and more!  Click here to view all plans in our 2x4 Outdoor Collection.

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11 Foot Barn Door Entertainment Center

This beautiful barn door entertainment center does it all while looking good too!  It is a HUGE project - up there with a kitchen build - but with the simplified step by step plans, not hard to do.  It took us two days to build and finish and cost us about $1000.  ...

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