Garden Fence

Building A Fence For Your Garden

Now that it’s time to start planting for your garden it’s also time to make sure that you keep those animals and pests out by building a fence. All you will need is some poultry netting and fence posts- both of which are on sale this month at GNH, so not only can you start…

Shrub Cover

The time it will take to build this will vary between 30-90 minutes. Tree/Shrub Cover Kit The following are tools and supplies needed to complete your tree/shrub cover project. Stop into your local GNH Lumber and pick up any items that you may need. Supplies 1X4 Pine boards nominal size 3.5″ wide by 3/4″ thick…

2017 Color Trends

Grey is the New Black: Color Trends for 2017

We don’t usually like to play favorites when it comes to color trends, but in this case, we can’t resist! 2017 is quick approaching, and that means that it’s time to forecast the newest color trends for the year. If you’re new to color selection, there are a few things professionals take into consideration when…

Build a Slab-Topped Sofa Table

Thick pieces of wood sourced from a local sawmill provide a sturdy base for a large slab-topped sofa table, put together with loose tenon joinery. The bark is removed with the draw knife, and the top leveled off with a planer. The legs are tapered and cut with a template:9 3/8″ on one end and…

Maker 101: Joinery Joining Wood

Maker 101 is geared towards people who are just getting started in making and DIY. These videos are meant to give you a high level overview of tools and techniques to help you get started in making your projects. Use a laser light to line up the position of the holes to be drilled for…

Build a Cedar Bird House for the Wren

Make 11 wood cuts: 1@9″(base) 2@8″(roof) 2@7″(gables front & back) 2@4 3/16″(sides) Dowel rod@2 1/4″ Watch the video to find out how the house is put together.

Build a Classic Mailbox

This is a really nice looking mailbox with a newspaper slot under the box and a nicely gauged phinneal top. The entire mailbox is placed over a pressure treated 4 x 4 post that is set in gravel. The plywood is angled and the mitered corners are cut for biscuits and glued. Wstch the video…

Build a Bridge for your GARDEN or CREEK

Have you got an undulating backyard, a spot you can’t use or do you simply want to beautify your yard? Well Rob can help you get over all three problems with a bridge. This is a fun DIY project with simple materials and 5 steps to creating a small masterpiece.

Build a trestle-and-slat picnic table and benches

This is a beautiful design for a picnic table, not simple to build but worth the time! Print out the plans and the Wood cut list by downloading this PDF: https://img2.timeinc.net/toh/static/pdf/cut-list/picnic-cutlistx4.pdf

Pallet Compost Bin

Build this pallet compost bin in minutes! Turn those unwanted wooden pallets into something environmentally friendly, like a compost bin. This tutorial shows you how to build one in minutes. Tip: You can attach your pallets together with zip ties or screws, screws will create a more sturdy bin, but zip ties are a good…