How to Build a DIY Bookshelf

How to Build a Simple Freestanding Bookshelf

How to Build a Freestanding Bookshelf–Plans and Tutorial! . If you’ve followed along for very long, you’ll know that somehow I always agree to building my parents new furniture. Maybe it’s the whole “they brought me into this world”…

DIY Dog Crate with Sliding Door

I recently built our spoiled shop dog, Lucy, her own little hang out! She loves her new Modern Dog Crate with Sliding Door and I am excited to show you how it came together in this post! This post…

DIY Easy Storage Cabinet

DIY Little Linen Shelf Cabinet

If you haven’t noticed, I love building storage pieces.  Many of these storage builds are large armoires or hope chests.  But this little linen shelf cabinet is a change of scenery and is a great beginner build that is…

One Sheet Plywood Bookshelf

This one sheet plywood bookshelf is so easy, I almost feel silly sharing it….*ALMOST* 😉 This post is sponsored by Build Something. See policies page. . If you’ve followed along very long, you know that I LOVE LOVE LOVE…

How to Make a Concrete Landscape Curb

Last spring I spruced up the front of our garage apartment landscaping by adding some plants, some rock, and a nice concrete landscape curb.  We did this a few years ago to the front of our last house and…

DIY Hope Chest Storage Trunk

So, okay, let’s be real. This DIY Hope Chest is actually just a simple hope chest. No hidden compartments, no fancy add ons. Just your standard DIY hope chest. This post is sponsored by my friends at Kreg Tool…

DIY Modern Dresser Console

This DIY modern dresser console is actually going to soon become a master bathroom vanity. My parents and I are about to tackle their master bathroom remodel in a few short weeks, so I went ahead and put these…

10 PRACTICAL Gift Ideas for New Homeowners

This post about the best practical gift ideas for new homeowners is sponsored by The Home Depot as part of the ProSpective Program. . Buying a house is an exciting, stressful, and overwhelming experience. Buying your FIRST house is…

DIY Modern Two Drawer Nightstand

We’ve moved SEVERAL times in the last few years, but this last time was rather odd.  I literally sold almost everything we had so we didn’t have to move it.  Then, RIGHT BEFORE WE PACKED UP THE SHOP, I…

Drill, Driver, Impact Wrench–What’s the difference?

This post explains the difference between a drill, driver, and impact wrench and is sponsored by The Home Depot as part of the ProSpective Program. It contains affiliate links. See policies page. . Have you ever been in the…

Shara Woodshop Diaries with DIY floating wall shelf project

DIY Wall Shelves {from Scrap Wood!}

If you’ve been looking for some DIY wall shelves, this is the post for you! These were built from scrap wood and you can hang these floating wall shelves without any bulky brackets or hardware! I love building large…

The Easiest Way to Cut Down Plywood Sheets

If you do a lot of woodworking–especially cabinets, built ins, or storage pieces–plywood quickly becomes your best friend. But sometimes breaking down a full sheet of 3/4″ plywood can be a little….daunting. So I’m showing you how to cut…