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Thomas the Train Storage Bins

Thomas the Train Storage Bins

Thomas the Trains can get everywhere so here are some storage bin solutions for your home.

Join the Fun at the Bay Area Discovery Museum

Join the Fun at the Bay Area Discovery Museum

In the shadow of the Golden Gate bridge lies a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow for kids looking for fun.

Build this Classic Game of Box Hockey – No Ice Required

Build this Classic Game of Box Hockey – No Ice Required

No ice required to build this box hockey rink

15 LEGO Storage Solutions

15 LEGO Storage Solutions

LEGO storage comes in all shapes and sizes – here are some of our favorites

Extravagant Playhouses: Pretentious or Prodigious?

Extravagant Playhouses: Pretentious or Prodigious?

Outdoor playhouses can be built in all shapes and sizes and from the smallest to largest of budgets.

Turbo Tait Balsa Model Airplanes

Turbo Tait Balsa Model Airplanes

These balsa wood planes come printed in four awesome colors and they will reach 50 feet in elevation!

28 Fantastic Play Kitchens

28 Fantastic Play Kitchens

These play kitchens are the best of the best and the craftsmanship and detail is unreal.

How to Build a Mini-Skate Ramp

How to Build a Mini-Skate Ramp

With some basic tools and materials you can build this mini-skate ramp for never-ending sessions

5 Classic Outdoor Summer Games for Kids

5 Classic Outdoor Summer Games for Kids

Summer means outdoor fun and family games are a great way to spend quality time together.

How to Build a Kubb Swedish Lawn Game Set

How to Build a Kubb Swedish Lawn Game Set

This fun lawn game is safer than darts and you can build your own set

Two Hours, Four Toddlers, Five Projects

Two Hours, Four Toddlers, Five Projects

In the process of getting Built by Kids off the ground we’ve recruited some great friends and their kids and their friends kids

Remodeling a Home with a Playhouse

Remodeling a Home with a Playhouse

Building a playhouse into your plans

Sensory Tables are the Anti-App for Kids

Sensory Tables are the Anti-App for Kids

Instead of downloading a gaming app for your kids, consider making them a sensory board

DIY Fold-Away Cardboard Box Playhouse

DIY Fold-Away Cardboard Box Playhouse

Save your playhouse for another day with this fold-away tutorial

How To Build a Toy Truck from Wood Scraps

How To Build a Toy Truck from Wood Scraps

Using wood scraps from your workshop you can build this toy truck with your kids

25 Epic Indoor/Outdoor Slides

25 Epic Indoor/Outdoor Slides

Our favorite slides that we’d love to have in our own home or back yard.

How To Build a Tire See Saw

How To Build a Tire See Saw

Bring back this classic playground toy and build a tire see saw in your own backyard.

Do-It-Yourself Snow Sled

Do-It-Yourself Snow Sled

Put your old skis and a wheelbarrow bucket to use and build this DIY snow sled

Invent Your Own Dinosaur Sock Puppet

Invent Your Own Dinosaur Sock Puppet

Every laundry room has a collection of mismatched socks, and every child goes through an obsessive dinosaur stage. Why not make a dinosaur sock puppet.

Play Paint Stick Hockey

Play Paint Stick Hockey

This game is easy to setup and fun for the wee ones

5 Ways to Build the Perfect Kids Fort

5 Ways to Build the Perfect Kids Fort

Forts are all about fun and here are five ways to build a kids fort

5 Amazing Play Kitchens That You Can Build

5 Amazing Play Kitchens That You Can Build

Your kids will love these play kitchens and you can build it for them

How-To Build a Bean Bag Toss Board

How-To Build a Bean Bag Toss Board

Bean bag toss is a great game that can be played by all ages and the boards can be built in a couple of hours.

What LEGO Can Teach Us About Building Together

What LEGO Can Teach Us About Building Together

The Building Together video series from LEGO focuses on the journey, not the product

Transform a Cabinet into a Kids Play Kitchen

Transform a Cabinet into a Kids Play Kitchen

For less than $100 you can transform a cabinet into a kids play kitchen

Green Toys Tool Set

Green Toys Tool Set

Your kids will love this tool set that is both safe and fun

Make Shape Puzzle Cutouts Into Wall Magnets

Make Shape Puzzle Cutouts Into Wall Magnets

Turn these timeless puzzle toys into fun wall magnets