Fun Woodworking Projects to Improve Your Home in the New Year

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If you’re interested in making your home express more of your personal style, consider employing some fun woodworking ideas to refurnish parts of your space with items you made yourself. Basic carpentry can be quick to learn, and the more experience you get, the closer you are to becoming a master woodworker. With recent trends towards homemade, locally produced, naturally finished items in the home, some minor construction isn’t just an excuse to buy a jigsaw.

Shelving units and storage organizers are among the most basic projects to get started with. As long as you remain flexible in what you expect of the end product, most errors can be covered up with quick adjustments and will still help declutter your area.

If you get a little more ambitious, cabinetry and drawers offer more of a challenge. There is more riding on your ability to build identically sized pieces that will eventually fit together as a puzzle does. Designing and constructing complex dressers and cabinets is a rewarding task that shows progress as an artisan.

For help selecting both budget friendly lumber for your first project and high-quality wood for your magnum opus, contact Schutte Lumber Co. today!