Home Improvement Woodworking Projects

When considering the function of the objects in your home, you may find that while shopping online and in-store has plenty of different pieces that look nice, they may not fit your unique personality and plan for your home. That's where woodworking comes in. Woodworking allows you to make incredible everyday objects that elevate the look and function of your home. You can easily personalize these new things to fit your needs while saving money. Not to mention, woodworking and other DIY projects offer great mental and physical health benefits, such as learning new skills, strengthening the body, lowering blood pressure and stress levels, and keeping your mind sharp by concentrating on the task. So, not only are you creating beautiful and personalized pieces that everybody will love, but you're also improving your mental and physical well-being.

Home Improvement Woodworking Projects

Amateur Woodworker Paper Towel Holder

Paper towel holders are a staple amateur woodworker project! They're easy to build and a great way to learn new woodworking skills.

How to Build Kitchen Improvements

No matter how many places you look, you might not be able to find the perfect spice rack for your needs. Fortunately, you can build your own by following this plan with just a few tools.

DIY Wooden Crate Toy Box

Fit all your kid's toys in one easy place that you built yourself with this simple wooden crate toy box project.

A Sturdy Footstool (PDF)

Need a footstool for your home? You can build one for yourself with these step-by-step instructions.

DIY Starter Raised Bed

This project is great for the gardeners in the family as it allows you to create a raised bed where you can grow your plants.

32 Awesome Woodworking Projects

This list of 32 simple woodworking projects is great for beginners and those who want to teach their kids to start woodworking too!

DIY Clothes Drying Rack

This clothes drying rack can help you take control of a messy laundry room easily.

Build a Wooden Walkway

Change up the design of your backyard with this simple wooden walkway project!

DIY Mirror Frame

This simple and budget-friendly project requires only a few basic woodworking skills and tools to get a stunning wood-framed mirror for any room in your home.

How To Make a Bookshelf Mountain

Stock all your favorite books in one place in your home with this bookshelf project that you can adapt to fit perfectly on your wall.

Banquette Seating with Built-In Storage

Create cozy and convenient seating with this L-shaped bench with additional storage.

DIY Wood Doormat

It can be difficult to find the perfect doormat, so why not make one yourself? It's simple and customizable for your specific interests.

DIY Utensil Organizer

Organize your utensils with this simple wooden organizer.

DIY Circle Wood Shelf

Shelves are a simple woodworking project that beginners love, but you can punch it up by creating this circle wood shelf to display all your favorite items beautifully in your home.

How to Make an Easy Planter Box Greenhouse

If you love gardening, a greenhouse is an important addition, and you can make a variation of it for yourself and your garden if you already know a little bit about woodworking.

Curvy Side Table

Create cute side tables for your home and your friend's homes on a budget with only a few pieces of wood and a few other woodworking supplies.

Build an Office Supply Tray

This is a slightly more difficult woodworking project due to the need for accuracy with the assembly, but if you're newer to woodworking and have the time and attention to detail to put it together correctly, you can easily create this supply tray to keep items separated.

How To Build a Floating Shelf

Floating shelves are simple to assemble and create a clean and professional look that fits any space.

2x4 Outdoor Sofa

With these step-by-step diagrams, you can build your own outdoor sofa with woodworking, which may be the key to having longer-lasting furniture.

50 Wood DIY Project Ideas and Designs

Don't let your scrap wood go to waste! Use these exciting DIY wood projects to turn them into something beautiful, creative, and, most importantly, useful for your home.

DIY Weekly Meal Planning Menu Board

You can keep your whole family in the loop about what's for dinner this week so you don't have any questions with this fun DIY menu board made from wood and chalkboard vinyl.

DIY Wooden Couch Sleeve

Have your drink and a snack always nearby when watching movies on the couch with this simple DIY wooden sleeve that fits right on your couch's armrest.

Easy DIY Earring Stand

Organize all your earrings with this simple woodworking project you can finish in an hour!

Farmhouse Style Shiplap Wall Key Holder

This simple and inexpensive project is easy to make and perfect for a small entryway, office, mudroom, or any other room in your condo.

Easy Adjustable DIY Desk Shelf

You can customize your office storage with this simple DIY desk shelf that can be as big or as small as you need it to be.


By: Jim Olenbush