Did you know it’s National Dog House Repair Month? (Neither did we)– and we didn’t find any interesting articles about dog house *repair* but we did find some adorable DIY dog house plans at the Spruce Pets– so get out your tools and have fun building new digs for your fur baby!

Written by Stacy Fisher  (Source)

 

These free DIY dog house plans will make sure that your dog has a safe haven when the weather turns cold and you can take pride that you built it just for them.

Dog houses are fairly simple projects and can be usually be completed by someone with just basic building skills. They’ll take anywhere from half a day to a few days to complete and can easily be done in under $100.

Before using these free dog house plans to build your dog’s dream home, make sure that it will be the right fit for the size of your full-grown dog. Some of these dog house plans can even be customized to fit any size of a dog so be sure to look for instructions within the plans for that.

If you’re looking for more projects like these free dog house plans, you’ll want to check out the free cat tree plans and rabbit hutch plans.

1-Beginner Dog House Plan

Beginner Dog House Plan from Lowe’s Lowe’s has an excellent free dog house plan for a great-looking yet simple dog house that will make the perfect home for an average-sized dog. You’ll find a tools and materials list, an overview, cutting directions, and building instructions with illustrations.

Build a Doghouse

2-Simple A-Frame Dog House Plan

A dog inside of an A-frame dog house.

This is a basic dog house plan that’s not only easy to build but the finished dog house will look great in your yard. It can be built in less than half a day and you won’t spend over $100 for the materials.

There’s no guesswork when you build this dog house either, blueprints, a material list, step-by-step instructions, and even videos are provided for this free dog house plan.

 

 

The House of Wood has a free dog house plan that has a deck, toy box, and place for food and water.

You’ll need to sign up for their free newsletter to get the plans and you’ll be emailed a PDF with a materials list, tools list, cut list, diagrams, and step-by-step building instructions.

Over at Wood Shop Diaries, you can find more tips, photos, and even a walkthrough video to help you complete this quick and easy project.

 

4-Free Dog House Plan

A red and blue dog house.

This standard dog house plan from BuildEazy includes comments and photos from people just like you who have built this dog house.

Within the free dog house plan, you’ll find a materials list, cutting list, building instructions, and blueprints.

 

5-Pallet Dog House Plan

A wood dog house built from a free building plan

Use plywood and pallets to create this one-of-a-kind dog house that will keep your pooch safe and warm. Written directions and color photos help you put it all together.

6-Ranch Style Dog House Plan

A dog drinking water outside of a dog house.

Sunset

Looking to give your pooch the luxury he deserves? Then why not try your hand at this free dog house plan for a ranch style doghouse.

Use the diagrams, images, materials list, and instructions to build this one-of-a-kind doghouse.

 


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