Written for the beginning- to intermediate-level woodworker, this manual offers patterns for 17 innovative home storage projects designed to solve home storage woes. Selected from the pages of Woodworker's Journal, these beautiful and practical projects include a steamer trunk, a backyard barbecue cart, a colonial pewter cupboard, an old-time icebox, and an heirloom blanket chest. Each project is detailed completely with technical and exploded drawings, lists of required materials, and color photos of finished projects. Helpful sidebars include information on selecting the proper wood, raising panels, and finishing projects. Bonus tips on adapting period patterns and finished pieces for modern-day uses offer woodworkers additional value.