Adult Books

The Family Handyman 100 Weekend Projects
Easy, Practical Projects Using Basic Tools and Standard Materials

By Editors at The Family Handyman

Subject: Home/Reference
Hardcover | 288 pages | 7 7/8 x 10 1/2
US$24.99 | CAN$32.99
Publication Date: 2016-06-07
ISBN: 9781621453291

Build fashionable, functional, inexpensive indoor and backyard furniture—even if you're a complete beginner. These are realistic projects for the average weekend warrior that require no great skills, just normal tools you already have and easytobuy materials available at any home store.

Here's a small sample of what's inside:

  • Build a simple-but-stylish bookcase 
  • Cut garage clutter with oversized shelves
  • Double your closet space with easy accessories
  • Build a rocksolid workbench in 3 hours
  • Maximize kitchen storage with clever cabinet inserts
  • Build backyard furniture, a garden arbor, planters and more!
  • Benches, garden and deck chairs
  • Outdoor storage
  • Quick projects like bird houses, handy hints, and more


With over 4 million readers, The Family Handyman is America's leading do-it-yourself magazine, helping homeowners improve their homes and yards since 1951. On average, 75,000 copies of The Family Handyman are sold on newsstands and in all major retail stores including Lowe's, Home Depot, Borders, Barnes & Noble, and WalMart. Each project featured in this book has appeared in the pages of the magazine.