DIY project: Build a Leopold Bench. When the famed conservationist Aldo Leopold wanted a place to sit, he built himself a simple bench with timeless appeal. The bench is easy to replicate, so it makes a good garden project for those with little carpentry experience. | Video and tutorial from Organic Gardening
Wow! Never thot of this but would be so nice in the kiddo's rooms! Would give them more room to play and I wouldn't have to worry about bumped heads on those nasty corners! How To Build An In The Wall Space Saving Dresser
DIY cushions for patio furniture. Super easy. I didn't have old cushions to cover so I used layers of cheap bed padding foam wrapped in batting. Look here for how to do boxed corners that are not covered well http://craftapple.wordpress.com/2007/09/01/sewing-tip-squarely-boxing-those-corners/
DIY Storage bench Not sure what height this one was made to, but a great idea if you have a kitchen low on space. Add cushion, use bench as seating. Put bench against wall, push table against wall, pull out when you need the bench seating, great storage for tablecloths, and occasionally used kitchen things.