Here is a beautiful centerpiece for your table or fireplace mantle. The sled can hold a candy dish or a glass votive candle cup for your holiday decorating. Make this project to give as a house gift during the holidays!
Not everyone has a fireplace mantle to hang Christmas stockings. This stocking tree is the answer. Holds up to 24 stockings yet takes very little floor space! Make from 3/4 inch thick lumber. All patterns drawn FULL SIZE. Measures 49 inches tall.
Standing 15 inches tall, this cute reindeer can be easily made in 20 minutes with a few scrap pieces of lumber. I made this one by literally pulling a couple pine boards that were destined for the fireplace. You could resize the plan by simply resizing the patterns and printing it on your computer.
Text & Photos by Tom Hintz - Our living room has a fireplace on the end wall that for some reason is 3-inches off-center to the right. Stock cabinets are not likely to work well, but several new tool acquisitions helped produce a pair of cabinets that fit properly and perform duties as prescribed by my wife, plus one of my own requirements.
A single page PDF documents showing the basic blueprint of a 25 ft by 42 ft club house. Layout includes a kitchen, fireplace, studwall, gable roof and raised wood floor. PDF number 5603.
This water pump match holder is handy in the kitchen, on the fireplace mantle or by the wood stove. The design is simple to make. Scrap wood is all you need and an interesting striker rock! Easily scale the pattern on your printer to make the size you want. A perfect beginner project for scouting, guides and 4H Club woodworking projects.
This fireplace mantel plan adapts to any fireplace and makes a great place to display photos or to hang stockings. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
Modeled after the popular Winchester¬ lever action repeating rifle known as The Gun That Won The West. Although made from wood, it looks very real and would be suitable to hang above the fireplace or on the wall. Plan includes pattern for wall mount display plaque that measures 9 inches high x 42 inches long.
This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying. A brick outdoor barbecue that any handyman can make. You have often heard it said that food tastes better when its cooked outdoors. Anyone who has enjoyed a steak broiled over hot hardwood coals knows that is true. There is something even more special when the chef not only made the made with his own hands, but also the fireplace! A brick barbecue is one of the most rewarding projects a homeowner can make. Its fun to plan, fun to build, a pleasure to look at when completed, and a joy to use. The essential ingredient to success is good planning. Chimney height is 60 inches
Fireplace mantels are actually easier that you might think. With some basic joinery techniques, a stunning face to your fireplace can be made in your own workshop. You will want a router table with some molding bits and an accurate way to miter the trim work. While specific measurements are given for this plan, with the concepts of joinery, you should easily be able to modify the plan to suit your needs. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual paper plan you are buying.
This beauty will add sizzle to your homes interior. Here is one home improvement project that is as attractive and fun to make as any piece of fine furniture. Interested? We think you will be surprise...
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for a floating mantel. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online. We do not provide support for this software. Not all drawings have the measurements displayed but you can use the measurement tool in SketchUp to easily and accurately determine the dimensions of each lumber part. Most drawings do not have instructions, its assumed you can build it based on the completed drawing provided.
30 x 48 ft, plus double carport and patio, porch, 1 bath, stud wall, fireplace, basement. Follow the instructions on that page to quickly find the plan number. This plan number is 7246.
These are plans based on the spill plane Roy Underhill made on The Woodwright is Shop (2002 season, episode 2205). Before matches were a commonly available item people would run a scrap of wood over a spill plane to generate long, tightly curled shavings of wood (called spills). These were typically in a jar above the fireplace so that when you needed to light a candle or your pipe, you could grab a spill, light it in the fireplace and take the flame with you.
This is a link to a Google 3D SketchUp drawing for an Arts and Crafts mantel. You will need the SketchUp software to download this drawing and its freely available online. We do not provide support for this software. Not all drawings have the measurements displayed but you can use the measurement tool in SketchUp to easily and accurately determine the dimensions of each lumber part. Most drawings do not have instructions, its assumed you can build it based on the completed drawing provided.
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