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15 Free Dog House Plans

All Kinds of Dog House Plans for Free

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These free dog house plans will make sure that your dog has a safe haven from the weather 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 dog so be sure to look for instructions within the plans for that.

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1. Beginner Dog House Plan by Lowe's

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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.

2. Custom Insulated Dog House Plan by Ron Hazelton

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This dog house can be built to fit any sized dog, small to large, and is insulated to keep your dog warm. This is a great all around dog house plan that even a beginner can handle.

This free dog house plan has videos to go along with each building step as well as lots of blueprints showing the different angles of the dog house.

3. Simple A-Frame Dog House Plan by DIY Network

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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 guess work 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.

4. Sparky1 Free Dog House Plan by All About Dog Houses

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This free dog house plan, named the Sparky1, is a simple dog house that's made from inexpensive and recycled basic building materials. There are insulated floors, a removable roof, a cedar deck, and an optional inner wall.

Download the free dog house plan that includes drawings, a material list, and building instructions.

5. Basic Dog House Plan From DIY Network

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Here's another free dog house plan from DIY Network. This dog house can be customized to fit any size dog and can be completed in a few days with moderate building skills.

Within this free dog house plan, you'll find a materials and tools list, videos, and instructions for each building step.

6. Designer Dog House Plan by Better Homes and Gardens

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If the pooch in your life deserves a castle of a dog house then you'll want to check out this free dog house plan complete with a skateboard ramp.

You'll find images, plans, instructions, and a material list as part of this free dog house plan.

7. Free Dog House Plan from Lowe's

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Lowe's has another great free dog house plan that includes vents and a pet door.

You'll find a cut list, cutting diagram, hardware and supplies list, as well as general instructions as part of this free dog house plan.

8. BuildEazy's Free Dog House Plan

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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.

9. Insulated A-Frame Dog House Plan at Instructables

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The finished dog house that you'll get after completing this free dog house plan is for a 9 foot base house that will be perfect for a small to medium-sized dog. It can even be built for under $75!

Photos and blueprints will take you through each step of this free dog house plan until you've gotten the finished project just like you've been looking for.

10. Free Dog House Plan at Georgia-Pacific

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This free dog house plan will help you build a well-ventilated sturdy home for your medium sized dog.

The free dog house plans are available as a PDF file and are nicely organized with a materials and cut list, multiple blueprints, and assembly directions.

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