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  • Two-Door Ice Box

    Although refrigerators long ago rendered them obsolete, antique oak ice boxes remain popular with collectors, even though they’re expensive and hard to find. This do-it-yourself version is neither: it’s both inexpensive and easy to build. An authentic reproduction of an original, the project is especially popular when used as a bar, but it has many

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  • Setup for Using a Rabbeted Half Blind Dovetail Jig

    Everyone loves the handsome, distinguished look of dovetails, and on top of that they are an extremely strong, durable joint. Half blind dovetails are commonly used in drawer construction, and when overlay doors are desired, a rabbeted half blind joint is used. Using a dovetail jig and router is definitely the way to go when

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  • China Sideboard

    Combining the best features of a sideboard and a china cabinet, this handsome china sideboard project is perfect for smaller spaces and casual living. There’s plenty of room for serving on top, and dishes, serving pieces, silver, and linens are safely stored and displayed behind tempered glass doors in the cabinet below. The project measures

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  • Bathroom Cabinet

    Bathroom Cabinet

    With storage space at a premium in most homes, antique medical cabinets have become a popular (and expensive) way to add storage space to the bathroom. This do-it-yourself version, based on a classic doctor’s cabinet, includes the gleaming display space, generous storage and bright white finish of the originals, but without the expense of an

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    Hope Chest Plans

    A perfect marriage of form and function, this traditional hope chest is as useful in the den, dining room or hall as it is in the bedroom. The project is great for extra linens, but the large storage compartment and generous drawer work just as well for games, CDs, DVDs, scarves and mittens, table linens

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  • One-Door Ice Box Plans

    Start building your own ice box today with our DIY project plans. There was a time when an ice box like this could be found in almost every home. Although refrigerators have rendered them obsolete, antique oak ice boxes remain popular with collectors, even though they’re usually expensive and hard to find. This DIY woodworking

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  • TV Cabinet Plans

    Designed for a standard 32-inch TV (and some 36-inch TVs), this handsome television cabinet created from our woodworking plans feature pocket doors for unobstructed viewing from any angle. Generous accessory shelves will accommodate a cable or satellite decoder, a VCR or DVD player, a home theater system, a video game system, videos, woodworking magazine, and

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  • Wall Unit Plans

    DIY modular wall units are an ideal way to make the most of valuable wall space. Any number of these two wood projects may be combined to take advantage of any floor plan to increase storage and the beauty of your home. Download this DIY custom storage unit project plan today. Each units measure 78

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  • Child’s Armoire Plans

    Just the right size for a child’s room, this handsome woodworking project adds valuable storage space wherever it’s used. Six roomy drawers are complemented by a big storage cabinet that can also be used as a wardrobe for hanging clothes. The child’s armoire measures about 45 inches tall by 38 inches wide by 18 inches

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    George’s 3 Favorite Woodworking Jigs for Cabinetmaking

    I’m always looking for ways to streamline my woodworking. Thrifty (read cheap) woodworker that I am my preference is to problem solve with shop-made woodworking jigs rather than commercially produced jigs. Here are my three favorite shop-made woodworking jigs for cabinetmaking: Dado Sizer For years I used the T and E method (Trial and Error)

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