Author: Matt

DIY Workbench Plans

DIY Workbench Plans

Below you will find a list of links to project plans to build your own workbench. Many DIYers and homeowners alike utilize workbenches in their garage or shed on a weekly and sometimes daily...

DIY Pergola Plans

DIY Pergola Plans

Pergolas are becoming more and more prevalent in backyards of houses nowadays, as they can bring a ton of character and a lot of functionality to any backyard. Below, you will find a comprehensive...

DIY Furniture Plans

DIY Furniture Plans

Below, you will find a comprehensive list of furniture woodworking plans that we have gathered over the years. The DIY plans below are great for a number of different skill levels, from beginners that...

What is an Easy Woodworking Project for School?

What is an Easy Woodworking Project for School?

Many people are looking for more simple woodworking projects for beginners, and we get this question a lot of readers.  Below are a few ideas (eleven, to be exact) that will hopefully get your...

What Tools Should I Take to a Beginner Woodworking Class?

What Tools Should I Take to a Beginner Woodworking Class?

One would think that most beginner’s woodworking classes would actually have tools there for you to use so you would not have to bring your own and you should be able to use the...

Kreg Jig Product Review, Description and Uses

The most classic tool from Kreg Tool, the Kreg Jig, is a staple for DIYers like myself.  We at Modestly Handmade are avid users of all Kreg Tools, and recommend all and any of...

DIY Fall Blocks for the Mantle

These DIY F-A-L-L blocks were easily made in less than a half of a day, and are a great addition to any mantle, fireplace or bookshelf to bring some fall to your house.  The...

DIY Dishwasher Detergent

Upon browsing the web, I came across this really simple idea for do it yourself dishwasher detergent.  Nowadays, dishwashing fluid can be extremely pricey, so we might actually give this a go in the...

List of 50 DIY Headboard Ideas

Everyone knows headboards can be a pricey purchase, but they can really tie a bedroom together and bring a sense of comfort for you or any of your guests. Why buy a headboard or...