SHN_5FreePlans_Banner

Workbench

Build your own workbench from our step-by-step woodworking plans. If you're looking for an heirloom quality bench or an easy-to-build, DIY workbench that you can build in a weekend, you'll be sure to find the project plans to suit your needs. Plus, get storage solutions that can help you free up space in your workshop.

Bench Rail
Jigs & Fixtures

Bench Rail

Turn any workbench into a multipurpose workstation with this versatile rail system.

Modular Craft Table
Storage

Modular Craft Table

With a large worksurface and lots of handy storage, this work center is sure to please even the most demanding hobbyist.

Modern Power Tool Bench
Workshop & Garage

Modern Power Tool Bench

With a large worksurface and plenty of storage, this bench is sure to be the center of attention.

Table Saw Workcenter
Workshop & Garage

Table Saw Workcenter

Take a contractor’s saw, a router, a few sheets of MDF, and a handful of hardware and turn it into this super workcenter.

Multifunction Shop Carts
Workshop & Garage

Multifunction Shop Carts

This handy pair of roll-around carts can link together to form an assembly table for your shop.

Bench Vise
Clamps & Vises

Bench Vise

Raise your work to a whole new level. This vise provides a solid grip and all-around access.

Shaker-Style Workbench
Video Plan
Video Plans

Shaker-Style Workbench

This traditional design is as useful today as it was 200 years ago. It has all the features you need for building great projects.

Workbench Storage System
Workshop & Garage

Workbench Storage System

This easy-to-build modular system helps you turn unused space into valuable storage.

Heavy-Duty Workbench
Video Plan
Video Plans

Heavy-Duty Workbench

With less than $200 and a weekend, you can build a sturdy workbench that will last you a lifetime.

Traditional Workbench
Workbench

Traditional Workbench

This bench has all the classic features you've come to expect. But modern techniques make building it a snap.

Moxon's Bench Vice
Popular Woodworking

Moxon's Bench Vice

This double-screw bench vise can be affixed to the front of a workbench, raising the work to a comfortable height.

The Holtzapffel Workbench
Popular Woodworking

The Holtzapffel Workbench

We revive a 19th-century bench that was designed just for cabinetmakers.