Building Projects

Built in wooden shelves with furring strips

How to Build Basic Wooden Shelves

An easy way for making wood shelves to put up in an alcove or closet using furring strips. If your home is short on storage space, try going vertical! Or use the space in an overlooked alcove or closet. Either way, wood shelves are easy to build. And they add a lot more storage room […] Read more…

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Home Improvement Projects By Season

The best time of year to tackle home improvement projects based on the seasons. Save time, money and effort by planning renovations for the optimal times. If you love completing a home improvement project as much as I do, you probably have a mile-long list of projects to complete. Right?!? But don’t just jump in […] Read more…

hanging porch swing

How to Make a Simple DIY Pergola

Follow this simple tutorial to make your own free-standing pergola for your patio.  With these easy DIY plans, you can turn your yard into a beautiful outdoor living space on a budget. Read more…