Spike's Projects

Potting Bench - A Workbench for Plant Lovers

Potting Bench - A Workbench for Plant Lovers

Posted: 11/6/2018

Crafted from standard cedar boards and lumber, this potting bench has a large work surface for working with plants, and plenty of space above and below for storage. The side bins provide a convenient place to stow dirt clippings and other gardening materials as you work. (From The Backyard Homestead Book of Building Projects)

Uncle Bob's Table

Uncle Bob's Table

Posted: 11/6/2018

Uncle Bob’s Table. A Craftsman-style side table with decorative cutouts made using a drill and jigsaw. To keep it super simple you can even use store-bought discs for the table top and bottom shelf. (From Ridiculously Simple Furniture Projects)

Little Lounger - A pint-size chair, a pint-size project

Little Lounger - A pint-size chair, a pint-size project

Posted: 11/6/2018

A pint-size chair for pint-size people. Can be used indoors or out. A great beginner project requiring only 3 boards and a handful of simple tools. (From Building Unique and Useful Kids’ Furniture)