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16 DIY Projects That Families Can Build Together

Make it a summer to remember with these fun family projects. Written tutorials with steps, downloadable templates, shopping lists, and tools lists can be accessed by clicking the "Read More" links on each video. Question? Leave a comment at the bottom of the page!

How to Build a Sandbox

How to create a backyard play area, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Toolbox

How to make the perfect portable workshop, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Fort

How to make a versatile backyard play area, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Step Stool

How to make a mini platform with a checkerboard top, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build Stilts

Walk a little taller after assembling these fun playtime accessories
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How to Build a Bird Feeder

How to make a feeding station for feathered friends, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build an Easel

Foster your child's inner creativity by building an easel with them
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How to Build a Lemonade Stand

How to make a sturdy display table, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Miniature Golf Course

Bring the family together building the green and then playing on it with this project that both kids and adults can...
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How to Build a Toy Chest

How to make handy storage for games and gizmos, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Soccer Goal

How to make your own backyard sports equipment, with easy instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Raised Vegetable Garden

If you have a kid who loves helping out in the garden but you're always brushing the dirt off their knees, a raised...
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How to Build Wall Cubbies

How to make decorative modular boxes, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Bat House

In this how-to video, learn how to make a bat house, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Tree Swing

How to make an old-fashioned rope swing, with instructions for parents and kids
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How to Build a Water Rocket

Blast into space using PVC piping in this project that adults and kids can complete together
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