Learn the basics of building

You can make cabinets, cases, shelves, and more

We get it — DIY projects can seem intimidating. Even when you’ve found the perfect project to make, it’s hard to know where to start. But building with wood isn’t a job left only to the pros. It’s something anyone can do, especially DIYers like you. And it’s something you should have fun doing.

All you need to get started is a few basic skills. This stepback cupboard project breaks things down easily, so you can see how small sections come together to make one finished product. After watching this video, you’ll soon realize this whole DIY thing is easier than you think.