DIY Wood Storage Crate

DIY Wood Storage Crate
We needed a place to store a bunch of blankets and extra pillows in the family room. I looked into getting one of those big trunks that kids take to college but a good one would cost like $200. So as usual, it was time to DIY something for much cheaper. This is how I ...

DIY Coffee Table With Storage

DIY Coffee Table With Storage
Some of my favorite projects to work on involve making furniture. I’m not even close to being an expert at it but I’m always willing to give something a try. And there are so many great design ideas out there on Pinterest or the woodworking forums. It’s pretty easy to get a good set of ...

DIY Concrete Fire Table

DIY Concrete Fire Table
This year we finally hired a lawn service. I’ve been doing all the yard work myself for the past 18 years in this house but that was getting old (and I’m getting old too). Plus I imagined what else I could be doing with my time if I wasn’t spending 4-6 hours every weekend on ...

Soma Cube

Soma Cube
Soma Cube When I’m not working on a DIY project or I somehow get a few hours of free time, I like to build stuff. Working on an interesting project can often be a puzzle in itself. But this woodworking project is literally a puzzle. It’s called a Soma Cube. it’s a puzzle where the idea ...

Cabinet Kick Plates

Cabinet Kick Plates
Not every DIY project always has to be huge and game changing. I’m not building sheds or redoing a bathroom every week. Usually I’m doing small one day projects like fixing the things that the kids break or routine house maintenance. Lately I’ve been going around my house and finding small projects to do that ...

Shelf for WiFi Router

Shelf for WiFi Router
Shelf for WiFi Router Here’s a tiny little project that I did the other day. It’s sort of related to the big craft table/room overhaul project that I have going on but just barely. Not every one of my projects are fantastic game changers that deserve to go on Pinterest. But this small job solved ...