User’s Handiwork – K2 telephone box by Evgeny

K2 telephone box made by Evgeny This K2 telephone box was made by Evgeny from a buildeazy plan. The free telephone box plans can be seen here www.buildeazy.com/k2phone-1.html The $5 downloadable telephone box plans can be got from here www.buildeazy.com/be/downloadable-iconic-plans/ Evgeny says Hello!My name is Evgeny Kochergin. I am from russia. Of your plans, I … Read more

Build a Garden Chair

Garden chair project by Les Kenny This garden chair was designed as a project for Jess – a novice woodworker. Jess came to a small workshop I was running in Melbourne to do her first ever woodworking project. This is her chair More » Jess’s first build, her story and photos This is a very … Read more

DIY playhouse project

Build a playhouse by Les Kenny Built like a real house. This is a very sturdy playhouse, constructed along the lines of a real house. And although this little playhouse is only 1800mm x 1800mm (6ft x 6ft), You could use the same basic principles to build a larger structure. This indepth article to some … Read more

Arbors and Pergolas

Arbors and Pergolas Click on any ‘Arbors and Pergolas’ image above to go to that project

Gated arbor

Build a gated arbor by Les Kenny Related articles: [Attached pergola] [Garden arbor] [Peaked arbor] [Pergola arbor] This narrow (depthwise) gated arbor is basically two gate posts with an overhead top consisting of two short decorative beams, two rafters and laths (strips of wood) capable of holding a vine or similar type of plant if so required. The arbor … Read more

How to build a peaked arbor

A Peaked Arbor by Les Kenny Related articles: [Gated arbor] [Attached pergola] [Garden arbor] [Pergola arbor] This peaked arbor is a solid construction with 100×100 (4×4) posts, 100×50 (2×4) rafters, 50×50 (2×2) roof frame members and 50×50 (2×2) laths. The overall height is approximately 2600mm (104″) although that can be changed to suit, and the footprint is 1100mm (44″) … Read more

Pergola arbor free plans

how to build a Pergola Arbor Related articles: [Gated arbor] [Attached pergola] [Garden arbor] [Peaked arbor] This pergola arbor is very sturdy, as in a lot of cases an arbor can be a rather flimsy garden structure. It consists of 100×100 (4″x 4″) posts concreted into the ground, 200×100 (4″x 8″) beams checked and bolted to the posts and … Read more

Garden Arbor free plans

how to build a Garden Arbor Related articles: [Gated arbor] [Attached pergola] [Peaked arbor] [Pergola arbor] This arbor is a solid construction consisting of 100×100 (4×4) posts concreted into the ground, 100×50 (2×4) rafters and 50×50 (2×2) laths. The overall height is 2200mm (88″) although that can be changed to suit, and the footprint (overall area on the ground) … Read more

Narrow shed plans and instructions

How to build a Narrow Shed Introduction Similar articles: Tudor style shed | Board & batten shed This narrow shed is suitable for the smaller backyard or garden or for those that do not want to use more area than necessary. With a footprint (ground area) of 2100mm (7ft) wide by only 1200mm (4ft) deep … Read more

Kid’s Castle Playhouse

How to make a Kid’s castle playhouse Introduction This Kid’s castle playhouse is designed to be easily assembled and disassembled, allowing it to be put up at will then taken down and stored in a narrow space when the kids have finished playing in it at the day’s end. This Kid’s castle playhouse is securely … Read more