Sunset Magazine's Favorite DIY Backyard Woodworking Projects

In a recent article, Sunset magazine editors’ assembled a list of their favorite DIY projects to enhance backyards this summer season. From adding a fun new way to enjoy your yard to enhance the look and feel of your landscape, these projects are sure to result in backyard project you can truly be proud of. Here are some of our favorites from the extensive list that Sunset magazine chose as the best DIY projects for 2012 backyards.


A life-size backyard scrabble board made from a wooden frame and wooden tiles

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A wooden raised garden bed

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A standing salad box container

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A beautiful picnic table with a unique wavy design

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An easy-to-build compact deck to create your own exotic retreat

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DIY-ers in the greater Kansas City area can find all of the domestic and exotic hardwoods and other woodworking supplies to meet their backyard project needs at Schutte Lumber. Contact us at 888-470-4181 to speak to one of our knowledgeable personnel, who can answer any product questions as well as offer woodworking tips and advice.



Photo Credits:
1) By E. Spencer Toy via Sunset
2) By Norm Plate via Sunset
3) By E. Spencer Toy via Sunset
4) By Rob. D. Brodman via Sunset
5) By Thomas J. Story via Sunset