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Simple 1x12 Bench

Very simple, easy to build and customize bench with storage shelf.

Can be used in an entryway, bedroom, as a plant stand, as an side table, or anywhere you need an accent piece with a little storage and surface area.

Free step by step plans from

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Square Pedestal Table

How to build a square farmhouse pedestal table. This pretty base pairs with a simple top to make a beautiful table.  All 2x lumber base, this is a great way to use up scrap wood for a table base. Free plans from

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Rustic Modern Platform Bed Frame with Headboard (All Bed Sizes)

The classic modern platform bed goes rustic when you build it yourself using lumber.  This beautiful, solid wood bed, has a modern form combined with rustic wood.  

Free step by step plans include shopping list, cut list, diagrams and lots of reader submitted photos.  By

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Hidden Door Knee Wall

Tutorial for building a sloped ceiling knee wall with hidden access doors.  This is an easy and functional way to block off a low sloped ceiling, while still being able to acess the storage area. Very good tutorial with lots of photos, diagrams, videos, and instructions from

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DIY Garage Shelves [Freestanding]

Free plans to build freestanding garage shelving using only 2x4s.  Easy and inexpensive, but sturdy and functional.  Includes video tutorial from

RELATED: Garage shelving attached to wall free plans

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Modern Cedar Fence Picket Birdhouse Kit

Very easy to build diy birdhouse, pieces cut from a cedar fence picket.  This makes a great building kit for classroom projects or an afternoon craft with beginning woodworkers.

Also check out our traditional cedar birdhouse plans here.

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Modern Farm Bench - New/Updated Pocket Hole Plan

Chunky legs make this diy dining table bench a modern marvel.  Free step by step plans to build yourself using lumber, includes diagrams, lots of photos and detailed shopping and cut lists - all for free from

Related: Modern Farm Table Plans

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Essential Platform Bed Frame

Build your own bed frame!  This platform style bed frame is easy to build with off the shelf lumber and basic construction.  Stain or paint to match your style or decor.  Our free plans include step by step diagrams, shopping lists and cut list.

Related: Pair with our matching headboard plans.

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Simple Lift Top Storage Bed

Add extra storage to a room by building a simple lift top bed frame.  This wood platform bed creates easy access to lots of storage.

Optional caster wheels, legs, or can be set directly on the floor.  Free plans in full and queen size.

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Easy Build End Table or Nightstand with Drawer

Build your own end table or nightstand with drawer, for about $50 using 2x4s and 2x6 lumber. Beautiful, solid wood design is substantial in size and sturdy.  Features a large, roomy drawer and planked wood top. You just need a few basic power tools and our easy, beginner plans with step by step diagrams, video tutorial, detailed shopping list and cut list.

Build the matching Modern Farmhouse Bed with our free plans.

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Essential Drawer Bed or Daybed

Easy to build bed with drawers using basic tools and materials.  Free step by step plans with diagrams, video tutorial, shopping and cut list from

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Essential Twin Bed Frame

Very simple to build twin bed frame using 2x4 and 2x6 lumber.  Free step by step plans with diagrams and shopping and cut list from

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Wooden Egg Holder

EASY DIY wooden egg holder!  Free plans inculde step by step diagrams, shopping and cut list.  Basic tools and simple techniques, build this today!

Designed and built by Family DIYnamic

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Taylor Console Table

Free woodworking pattern to build a substantial, rustic console.  This console table can be used under a tv, behind a sofa, as an accent table, or even as a bathroom vanity.  The 4x4 legs give it a high end look, but you can DIY it with our free plans for much less.

Built by Whitney from Shanty2Chic

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Small Rustic Bench

Free plans to build a sturdy, simple bench that can be used for seating or as an accent table or nightstand.

I built this bench several years ago, and we use it daily - it is still just as strong and sturdy as ever.  It's lightweight and easy to move, the cross bracing gives it a little detailing to make it interesting.  This is a great project to burn up scrap wood.

Free step by step plans with diagrams from

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Entryway Accessory Wall Cubby Organizer

Every entryway needs this!  This wall cubby organizer is designed to store hats, mittens, sunglasses and other personal accessories, all within easy reach.  Can modify in size.  Free step by step plans from

Related: Open Entryway Bench Plans

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Frameless Mudroom Bench with Shelf Help

Build a custom mudroom bench!  This bench features a simple, basic design that is easy to clean under and lots of room for boots, shoes, or baskets and bins.  Customize with hutch or wall organization.

Free plans from

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