DIY Built Ins

Built-ins are a perfect storage solution for any home and space. Start with our built-in shelve, cabinet & bookcase tutorials to help make any home remodel easy. Learn how to plan, design, and build your own built-ins.

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How to Build a Mudroom Bench

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A DIY mudroom bench and built-ins will help you stay organized and provide a place to slip on shoes before running out the door. See how you can get a custom-built storage unit without hiring a professional.

How to Build a Corner Linen Cabinet

Make the most of your tiny bathroom with this sleek DIY cabinet project.

Get Inspired by This Home's Clever Built-In Storage Ideas

Savvy homeowners worked with a designer to add smart built-in storage that enhances every room of their house. See what they did and how you can do the same in your house!

How to Build a Dry Bar

Kind of Hard
Get the look of a fancy built-in bar for less. Build a frame around a prefinished upper cabinet and a mini fridge with inexpensive stock lumber to create this custom piece of furniture in a few hours.

How to Build a Closet Organizer

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It's time to organize your closet. We'll show you how to build shelving that makes storing clothes and accessories easier than ever.

How to Build a Ladder Bookcase

Kind of Easy
This sleek DIY bookcase leans against the wall like a ladder and can be customized to fit nearly any small space. In just a few hours, you can turn stock lumber into a functional piece of furniture. Here's how to make it happen.

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How to Build Modular Boxes

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Modular boxes, more commonly known as shadow boxes, are an easy, affordable storage solution. We'll show you how to make them.

How to Build Storage Shelves Under Stairs

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Take advantage of unused space under the basement stairs with these inexpensive (and DIY!) storage shelves.

The Ultimate Guide to Built-Ins

Get custom storage units in your home at a fraction of the cost when you build them yourself. We have everything you need to know right here.