Want to build outdoor furniture with your Kreg Jig pocket hole jig? Check out a ton of woodworking project ideas – great for beginner woodworkers!
As the weather warms up, it’s time to start getting your backyard and patio ready to enjoy the summer season.
If you enjoy woodworking, you might be planning to build your own outdoor furniture this year.
Our favorite way to build furniture is using pocket hole screws and our Kreg Jig pocket hole jig. This tool makes it so easy to build sturdy, beautiful furniture!
There are a lot of different DIY outdoor furniture projects you can tackle this season. Some outdoor furniture ideas include:
- Outdoor sofa or love seat
- Side table
- Coffee table
- Dining table + chairs
- Lounge chairs
- Chaise lounges
- Outdoor bench
- Fire pit + seating
- Grill tables or carts
- Rocking chair
- Hanging swing
Whether you want to turn your patio into a second living room, use your screened porch as a second living room, or just add a rocking chair to your front porch, building new furniture is a great way to take your outdoor space to the next level.
We thought it would be fun to round up a ton of ideas for outdoor furniture you can make with a kreg jig.
Some of these projects are by us and some are by our blogger friends. They all include step by step tutorials. Some also include how to video demonstrations and even free woodworking plans!
I hope that these project ideas inspire you!
Kreg Jig Outdoor Furniture Project Ideas
Outdoor Furniture Projects you can make with a Kreg Jig
Check out all of these ideas + tutorials for DIY outdoor furniture projects that you can build with a Kreg Jig pocket hole jig!
This rolling grill cart is perfect for keeping everything on hand when outdoor entertaining!
Love plants? Build this beautiful bench that has tons of hidden storage and a planter with a trellis!
This square dining table has a patterned top for an interesting look, but is straight forward to build.
This outdoor sectional was designed specifically to fit in a small screened porch.
How to Build a 2x4 Outdoor Bar Table
This bar table is perfect for eating lunch or enjoying a cold one after a long day of working from home!
DIY Outdoor Storage Box with Plans
This storage box is a great way to store outdoor toys or even gardening supplies!
Easy DIY Outdoor Coffee Table [with plans]
This coffee table is easy to build and perfect for turning your deck into an outdoor living room.
DIY Outdoor End Table with Built-In Planter or Ice Bucket
Never let your drink get warm with this side table with a built in cooler!
DIY Umbrella Stand Side Table
Need some shade? This umbrella table is perfect for you!
DIY Outdoor Sofa (With Free Printable Plans!)
It's time to get cozy! Get ready to build this outdoor wooden sofa this weekend.
DIY Farmhouse Outdoor Patio Table made with 2×4’s for less than $60
If your home is in the farmhouse style, check out the woodworking plans to make this outdoor patio table!
DIY Potting Bench – Build it Cheaper than Buying it
Love plants? Check out how easy it is to build this wooden potting bench!
Modern A-Frame Plant Stand
This plant stand has a gorgeous triangular shape that makes it really unique!
DIY Table Top: Fixing a Broken Patio Table on a Budget
If you have an outdoor table with a broken tabletop or a missing glass top, here's how to build a replacement.
DIY Modern Outdoor Chairs
These modern outdoor chairs have squared off wooden arms and look really cute around a fire pit.
DIY Outdoor Sofa from 2×4 Pine – Build Plans
Need a bench? You can customize this one to any width!
Make an Outdoor Privacy Wall this Weekend!
If you have close by neighbors, you might want to build this modern wooden privacy wall to get yourself some privacy.
Simple DIY Outdoor Side Table Plans
This side table is a really easy beginner level woodworking project!
How to Make a Gorgeous DIY Planter Box for Cheap
This wooden planter has a beautiful tapered shape and really will add a little something extra to your porch or patio.
DIY 3D Cement Tile Planter Box
This wooden planter has the unique addition of cement tile!
DIY Cornhole Board with Available Plans
What yard is complete without corn hole boards? Here is how to build them!
Modern 2x4 Bench - DIY Tutorial & Plans
This bench is made from 2x4 lumber, but you wouldn't know it from the modern design!
Build a 2x4 Outdoor Table with Available Plans
This outdoor table has an interesting angled legs and I really love the color that she chose.
How To Make A Simple DIY Outdoor Dining Table For $20! (Plans & Video)
If you want to add a dining area outside, this simple wooden table is a really easy build.
How To Build An Easy Modern DIY Outdoor Bar For $70
If you like to host parties in your yard, you need an outdoor bar! Here's how to build this wooden one.
DIY Tiered Raised Garden Bed - Full Tutorial and Plans
Fit more plants into a smaller space by building this tiered planter with a trellis to grow vines up, too!
Easy DIY Tapered Planter Build Plans
These tapered planters are perfect for adding small trees or shaped shrubs to your patio.
Outdoor Dining Table Plans
I love the picnic table feel of this outdoor dining table and benches.
Outdoor Lounge Chair Build Plans
Get cozy with your morning coffee in these gorgeous outdoor wooden seating.
DIY Modern Outdoor Sofa
This wooden outdoor sofa has squared off modern arms and is perfect for adding a second living space outside.
DIY Moon Gate Arch For Wedding or Garden
If you are planning a backyard event or just want a photo backdrop, this wooden arch is a gorgeous option.
DIY Outdoor Chevron Coffee Table
Need an outdoor coffee table? I love the chevron design of this topper!
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Friday 23rd of April 2021
I have steps going down my front door. Any ideas on how to make rails for these steps?
Monday 26th of April 2021
It would be dependent on how your steps are laid out, but you'd need a solid post for the base, at least one baluster for each step, and a railing. You'll have to cut the railing to length and at the angle of your steps, then attach a baluster cut to length. There are a lot of ways to do this, more than I can comment here.