Jim’s Bar

Jim’s Bar

Tiny Bar Here is an awesome “Tiny Bar” project recently posted by site member Tony M. Tony’s tiny bar: Most support requests are for builder’s wanting to make their bar projects larger. It’s a familiar problem. Tony M. did the opposite…BTW, This is Tony’s second bar using these plans, the first bar was left at his previous home.

The Drunken Skunk Home Bar Pub

The Drunken Skunk Home Bar Pub

Photo tour of The Drunken Skunk Home Bar and Speakeasy. Witness the birth of Paul K’s. awesome “Drunken Skunk” Home Bar and Speakeasy slash Pub. Relax and watch Paul’s basement remodeling transformation into something extra special cool.

The Pour Houses

The Pour Houses

How to build a home bar. DIY home bar plans with full material and cut lists with step-by-step numbered 3D assembly drawings.

The Art of Drinking at Home

The Art of Drinking at Home

Drinking at home has really become a lost art. Re-discover the traditional home bar and the fun way to save money while entertaining in the safety and comfort of your own home.

Quarantini Recipe

Quarantini Recipe

What’s better than sitting at home in isolation under “self quarantine”? We have the solution, a Quarantini! The Quarantini is a fun martini recipe with an added boost of vitamins to supplement your immune system in this global time of crisis.

The Deviant Crow Home Bar Project

The Deviant Crow Home Bar Project

The Deviant Crow is a custom bar project built by a site member using the EHBP-02 L-shaped bar plan set along with custom column boxes and overhead framing for lighting fixtures. Features corbel accents and raised panel trim and schedule 40 steel pipe foot rail making this simple design look like a very expensive professional job.

Corona Virus Is Not Beer Related

Corona Virus Is Not Beer Related

The entire world is talking about the Corona Virus, or more correctly “Coronavirus”. Let’s be be clear, this has nothing to do with your favorite brand of beach beer. The Coronavirus is sweeping the planet in what could become a global pandemic. ...
12 Practical Reasons to Entertain at Home

12 Practical Reasons to Entertain at Home

What’s better than sitting at home in isolation under “self quarantine”? We have the solution, a Quarantini! The Quarantini is a fun martini recipe with an added boost of vitamins to supplement your immune system in this global time of crisis.

Modern Rustic Pallet Wood Bar

Modern Rustic Pallet Wood Bar

Modern Rustic Pallet Wood and Steel Home Bar Here is a recent photo submission from Josh & Jennie O’s pallet wood trimmed home bar. Josh writes “Here is the bar I created using the plans I bought from barplan.com. It was a long project that I worked on...
Home Sports Bar Plans

Home Sports Bar Plans

Home Sports Bar Plans and Theme Ideas Fall is in the air and with that comes the start of the regular NFL football season. If you’re a season ticket holder or fortunate enough to know somebody with game day tickets, you might get a game or two in per year....
Best Bar Gadgets – 2020

Best Bar Gadgets – 2020

Bar Gadgets for 2020 The holidays are coming up fast…now is the time to check out the best bar gadgets for 2020. Once again, Amazon is your best source for a wide variety of cool bar gadgets at affordable prices. Bar Gadgets  – Mixology Bartender Kit...
Mike’s U-Shaped Bar

Mike’s U-Shaped Bar

U-Shaped Home Bar Mike C. of New Jersey writes: “some pics from my recently completed U shaped basement bar…Took quite a bit of time and patience but came out exactly how I wanted, largely using your plans. Great product you guys have, keep up the great...
12 Practical Reasons to Entertain at Home

Den of Monsters Bar

Den of Monsters & Horror In Clay In April of 2018 we started working on a home tikibar. We’ve named it Lalotai; Den of Monsters & Horror In Clay World Headquarters. We built a modified EHBP-09 45 Degree Angled Corner Wet Bar for our tiki bar....
Cherry Home Bar

Cherry Home Bar

Photo tour of The Drunken Skunk Home Bar and Speakeasy. Witness the birth of Paul K’s. awesome “Drunken Skunk” Home Bar and Speakeasy slash Pub. Relax and watch Paul’s basement remodeling transformation into something extra special cool.

Quarter Cut Lumber vs. Plain or Rift Cut

Quarter Cut Lumber vs. Plain or Rift Cut

Quarter Cut Lumber vs. Plain or Rift Cut Lumber Great bit of knowledge before selecting your finish lumber. Quarter and Half Sawn Lumber refers to the grain pattern in specific cross section of the tree. This video will explain it...
Hawkeye’s Dry Martini Recipe

Hawkeye’s Dry Martini Recipe

What’s better than sitting at home in isolation under “self quarantine”? We have the solution, a Quarantini! The Quarantini is a fun martini recipe with an added boost of vitamins to supplement your immune system in this global time of crisis.

Faux Stone Bar and Counter Tops

Faux Stone Bar and Counter Tops

Feeling adventurous and creative? Try your artistic hand at making your own custom granite or stone look counter top right over plywood! You can save thousands of dollars over real stone and make your own custom pattern..or just clear coat natural wood. The process...
Proven Hangover Cure Tip #1

Proven Hangover Cure Tip #1

How to Avoid a Hangover? That’s easy: Drink responsibly! But seriously, if you’re searching for a hangover cure, that ship has sailed and the damage has been done. The good news is that you are still alive and able to use your phone or PC. Not...
Mike’s Copper Top Bar

Mike’s Copper Top Bar

2016 Mike’s Copper Top Bar This beautiful home bar project was built by site member Mike S. The use of LED lighting gives the project a classy electric or neon feel using inexpensive off the shelf parts. The beautiful color combinations of the copper bar top and...
RotoRazer Review

RotoRazer Review

As Seen on TV Gadget Review Recently I caught an early morning TV commercial for the RotoRazer Saw  – it is basically a small circular saw that will handle material up to about 3/4″ thick. Fine for detail work. This item is also listed on Amazon along with...
Decoupage Bar Top Techniques

Decoupage Bar Top Techniques

Decoupage (pronounced: dey-koo-pahzh) in relation to home bars describes an artistic technique of arranging pieces of memorabilia on your bar top and then sealing them in a layer of two part epoxy. This creative technique will give your home bar project that special...
How to Build a Home Bar

How to Build a Home Bar

How to Build a Home Bar the Proper Way: Over the years, we have shown a lot of people how to build a home bar. When you decide to build a bar, you can take your chances guessing on the right bar dimensions and waste a lot of expensive construction materials or have a...
Don’t Drive Drunk – Build a Home Bar

Don’t Drive Drunk – Build a Home Bar

Be Smart – Don’t Drive Drunk Yeah, I know, nobody likes someone preaching about not driving drunk, but you should listen to the voice of experience. This little bit of information could save you over ten thousand dollars in fines, time in jail and loss of...
Party Safe

Party Safe

Party at Home: Seen the news lately? Going out for a night on the town used to be carefree and enjoyable. Today it’s fighting crowds and just risky business. That may be your thing, for now. If public safety is a concern, consider the obvious solution, party at...
EHBP-09 Start to Finish

EHBP-09 Start to Finish

45 Degree Wet Bar Construction Process Video: Watch this wet bar video features one of our site members building his bar while remodeling his entire basement. The video quickly covers the bar project from start to finish using the EHBP-09 plans.  The video also points...
Recent Home Bar Projects

Recent Home Bar Projects

Home Bar Projects Built by Members Here’s a collection of recent projects submitted within the site and on our social pages. These projects were all built by members of the site using our home bar designs as a guide. Awesome results everyone! BTW –...
Tony’s Tiny Bar Project

Tony’s Tiny Bar Project

Tiny Bar Here is an awesome “Tiny Bar” project recently posted by site member Tony M. Tony’s tiny bar: Most support requests are for builder’s wanting to make their bar projects larger. It’s a familiar problem. Tony M. did the opposite…BTW, This is Tony’s second bar using these plans, the first bar was left at his previous home.

The Cost of Beer

The Cost of Beer

How to Beat High Drink Prices: Prices are up everywhere but most items, like food and gasoline offer us little control. It’s always great to find prices you CAN control. As it turns out, you can save over a grand a year just by curbing bar time in favor of...
Wormy Beer Bar Project

Wormy Beer Bar Project

Craig’s Beer Bar: I love to get feedback from members who have built a bar from our plans. Even better is when a member shares photos of what they’ve created. This interesting and seasonally appropriate “wormy” beer bar project was built by...