Recent Projects

  • Pegged Bookshelf with glass doors
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    Oak Book Cabinet Pegged (no screws)
  • Custom Ring Bearer Wooden Box
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    Custom Wooden Ring Bearer Box with Latch
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    Cedar Mini Decorative Planters/Boxes
  • Make A Wood Sign Video
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    Make A Wood Sign: Cedar Carving
  • Completed Barnwood Coat Rack
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    Barnwood Entryway Coat Rack and Bench

China Hutch

May 13, 2015
My daughter asked for a china hutch/cabinet at Christmas. So when we visited in late March we finalized the thoughts and concepts of what she wanted and started building. The original thought was I would have time to get the base cabinet completed prior to our next trip. However the cabinet

Another successful “first time” build

April 8, 2015
The old saying “if it were easy anyone could do it” applied to this build. While this build was a challenge, it was a great learning experience. My daughter-in-law wanted a cabinet that would hold both a single kitchen trash can and 2 recycle bins. Originally we discussed using tip out doors

Entry Table with drawers

February 22, 2015
First of many  projects requested for 2015 is a Sofa or Console table for my wife that will be placed in the entry way of the house.   But let’s not get ahead of ourselves, while this is the finished product, it was a process of research, learning, buying of tools and finding a new supplier

Office really finished now

June 27, 2014
These are the final pieces needed to call the office a completed project. Cabinet Materials: 2 sheets of sanded cabinet grade plywood 1×3 pine for door frames Bead board for door inlays Non mortise inset hinges 2 pieces of 1.5″ x 12″ x 10′ Red Cedar joined with biscuit joints

Needed some muscle

May 14, 2014
Red Cedar Counter Top Slab Had to call in the troops to get Becky’s office counter top upstairs. We were able to get this beautiful cedar at our local mill. The wood finished really well and fit perfectly – the counter is 12 feet, and our piece was 10 so we brought an additional last

Old Bedroom–New Office–Revisit

March 30, 2014
If you didn’t see the older post “Old Bedroom-New Office” visit the link before reading on. This project started sometime in early January and finally became workable space Saturday March 29th. But before we could move her desk in, I needed to remanufacture part of the old desk. The original

Old Bedroom-New Office

March 10, 2014
DIY Home Office Warning, long post. You may want coffee before starting! When we bought the house in May of 2010, Becky claimed the Bonus room over the garage for her office. However being the kind mother that she is, she rented it to Jeremy until he decided on a permanent solution. That solution

Time to deliver the changing table

July 17, 2013
Baby Changing Table Last weekend it was time to load up the the truck with the the changing table, and a few other supplies, and head to see the expecting couple. We arrived closer to Friday than we did Thursday, but we did arrive safely with the table in one piece. The girls found baskets of the
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Baseball holder

June 29, 2013
A good friend of mine takes his son on a yearly trip to different baseball parks, and they always seem to get at least one baseball. He decided to build a rack to hold the baseballs and asked if he could use the shop to do it. Of course! But we had a couple of things to work through before we
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Patio Table

May 25, 2013
Took a break from other projects to build my wife an eatin’
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