Having a free weekend is a bliss, you can take a rest, recharge your energy to be ready to work on weekdays. However, weekend is also the best time to start a special project which may bring you more fun.
Woodworking is one of the best ideas to spend your free weekend and at the same time, to get new furniture at home. Need some ideas what you should make this weekend? Here are some.
1. Small Hanger
Need a small hanger? Don’t buy it, make it. You only need two small pieces of woods and nail them together. Place the hook and paint or decorate it nicely. Done! You have a little hanger in no time. Psst! This hanger is also great to hung stockings for Christmas!
2. Small Warm Gift
Your beloved’s birthday is approaching, and you want to impress them? You only need to do this little woodworking project with small woods. Be creative with the decoration! Use paint, wrapping paper, adhesive paper, ribbon, or anything you like to express your warm love for them.
3. Float the Shelves
Need to save some spaces? No worries! You can always DIY the floating shelves. Hanging a bar of wood on your wall will not that hard. Then you can stain the wood or sand it a bit to give you that beautiful rustic look.
4. Get the Nature Inside
Have so many plants outside and wonder if you can bring some inside? Say yes to it, and you can custom the pot by yourself. This hexagonal pot will be a comfy place for your plants to stay and at the same time, a beautiful accent on your wall.
5. New Coffee Table in No Time
This DIY project is literally easy, and you only need a couple of hours to make it then you can enjoy an excellent hot coffee. Stack and nail those woods together. You can also be creative with the design. Wooden legs or metal legs, they are your call and voila! You have a new coffee table.
6. Ladder for Your Towels
This is the creative way to hang your towels, and at the same time, it gives a beautiful decoration on the corner of your bathroom without taking so much space. Make your own wood ladder and hang the towels there.
7. Save Gardening Tools in A Place
When you love gardening, you may have lots of gardening tools which need a place to save them. You can build a garden closet to place them along with some seeds and fertilizer. This barn-look closet will definitely give the mood.
8. Lush Leaves at Your Porch
Dreaming of having climbing plants to cover your porch? Start to build the wooden trellis and attach it on your porch then, let the nature works. Your porch will have lovely climbing plants at one side, beautiful trellis at another side, and some shade so you can chill at your porch.
9. Personalize Wooden-Stone Table
This table will catch any attention but only you who need to know the trick. The wooden base and concrete on the top are the way to build this fantastic table. You can personalize it with any shape you want, and there will be no same table in the world.
10. More Chirping Sound
Looking for a woodworking project that will give you more? This modern birdhouse will give your garden a nice touch and at the same time will provide you with more chirping sound later. Don’t forget to give a bird’s food anyway.
11. Simple Nightstand
Looking for a lovely little nightstand to be placed next to your bed? This will do. This woodworking project is quite simple, yet it is purposeful. Comes with drawers will give you functions rather than just holding the lamp.
12. DIY Pet Bed
This is an excellent way to begin a woodworking project as your hobby. Making DIY pet bed is so simple, and later when your pet loves your work, the satisfaction will come along. This comfy bed will make them happy as well as you.
13. Swing the Couch
Dreaming of a swinging couch in your backyard? Better to grab the tools and the woods and start building. Paint them white or just leave it natural, both are excellent. Put some comfy matters and pillows, and you can swing the couch.
14. Elegant Headboard
Give your plain bed a new headboard will be an easy woodworking project. Stack the wood planks and nail them together. Finish with paint or sand them. This headboard will be a remarkable statement in your room.
15. Combine the Pipes
Make a wood shelf with a different look? Combine it with pipes, and you get the industrial look. Paint the shelf dark, and you can pop out the books or the displays as at the same time get a minimalist vibe in your room.
16. Homemade Shoe Cubby
Arrange your shoes in cubby will make your house tidier and neater than before. No need to spend so much on the cubby, you can always DIY it. This will take some time if you are a beginner, but the result will be satisfactory.
17. Stools, Why not?
This furniture is small, so you can easily make it in no time. Be creative with the design is way to enjoy this woodworking too or you can create as many as you need in no time with the simple one. Paint the half of the stool, and you are ready.
18. Kids Love It
Kids’ furniture can be so expensive, so why don’t you make it yourself? This wooden chairs and table in kids’ size will definitely be amused them. Decorate it with your kids will be a fun activity for them and no need to mention you will have a precious bonding time too.
19. Hide Your AC
Can’t live without AC but it worsens the view? Well, just hide it by making this wooden screen around it. Make sure there are spaces between the woods to prevent overheating AC though. However, you can be playful with colour or hang some small plants will also do.