August 4, 2013 round corner bar

Packer Bar Theme

Packer Fan Bar Face it football fanatics, no team in the league is more loved and storied than the Green Bay Packers. The fans love to party and smack talk with their rabid rivals. Nevertheless, Packer fans love their rivals too, that’s just how we roll. So, when we find a Packer fan in Minnesota […]

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June 9, 2013 dave cave

The Dan Cave – Before and After

The Dan Cave – Basement Bar – Before and After: Building a Bar in your basement is probably the most logical way to transform that damp, dingy and literally scary basement space into a warm, inviting living area. First, learn to prepare your basement for the bar installation, then let your imagination run. Site member […]

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April 9, 2013 tropical tiki bar design

Tropical Bar Transformation

Tropical Bar Paradise! Outdoor bars can be built in almost any climate, but adding thatch and bamboo to our standard core designs can make a bar in Maine feel like Miami. While this particular bar is NOT located anywhere near any frozen tundra, it is a great example of how simple materials can transform our […]

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February 1, 2013

The Greenhouse Bar

Dig The Greenhouse Bar – Nashville Not sure how I got here, but now that I’m here, check this place out, a greenhouse made into a bar! 360 degree panoramic view. This gives me a great idea for an outdoor bar project for my harbor freight greenhouse! Time to hit the drawing board. use mouse […]

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November 2, 2012

The Mahogany Club

Egg Harbor Township – The Mahogany Club: It’s always interesting to see how other builder’s have modified the plans to create some very unique and original projects. The goal is to create a warm and inviting place, but personal tastes can differ greatly. The Mahogany Club, Egg Harbor Twp, NJ is a place for friends […]

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September 27, 2012 9 of hearts

Custom 9 foot bar project

Basic Bar Beauty: Now here’s a recent bar project that looks like a professional job! It was submitted by a site member. Model: EHBP-01 was used as the core and then resized using the CHBD bar resizing tool and modified to 9 feet. Great Job! A Weekend Project: A project of this size can be […]

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September 18, 2011 dream bar

Classic Basement Bar

Classic Basement Bar: Since 1997 we’ve seen the whole gamut of basement bar projects from your basic crate in an unfinished basement to extravagant theme bars with all the bells and whistles (Mr. Marks Dungeon Bar comes to mind). Many of the projects photos we are sent have areas that remain unfinished; perhaps the ceiling […]

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September 26, 2010

Curved Bar Rail Masterpiece

Custom Curved Rail and Bar Top On occasion, our barplan.com members really impress us with their handiwork. This unique curved oak bar rail and bar was built by one of our more experienced and adventurous woodworking members. The curved seating arrangement allows his guests to see each other without having to suffer neck strain. It’s […]

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February 23, 2009 honeycomb hideout

Honeycomb Hideout Bar

The Honeycomb Hideout Bar Video This is an example of one of our members’ home bar project. The project progresses from dark, dank, wasted basement space to a warm & inviting home bar that will rival any corner bar or tavern. This particular member had some help from a local contractor, along with plans and […]

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December 31, 2007

Peggy’s Bar

Bar of the Month – December 2007 Building a bar is not just for the guys…check out this beautifully awesome bar and bar back combination built by Peggy S. of Beachwood, OH. Peggy built this bar by combining the EHBP-11 3 in 1 Combo Bar Back (formerly EBBP-06) with the EHBP-04 L-shaped L-Shaped Wet Bar Design […]

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November 21, 2007 green and gold bar

Green and Gold Classic Bar

Bar of the Month Green and Gold Home Bar – November 2007 This great looking bar  built  by one of our members includes a slight modification of  the Kegger Bar design along with the upper portion of the Bar Back design.   Swivel bar stools complete the project. A custom corner cove houses an LCD […]

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August 10, 2007 burning-man-2006

Burning Man Bar 2006

Burning Man Bar 2006 – Ashram Galactica We get some really incredible project photos sent in, but this story and photos is over the top crazy awesome! For the uninitiated, Burning Man is an art festival held every year in Black Rock City Nevada out on a dry lake bed otherwise known as the Playa. […]

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