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Where can I get plans for building a backyard lighthouse?

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Multiple websites can provide plans for building a backyard lighthouse, including U-bild, Goods Home Design and Chesapeakecrafts. Plans that include woodworking are purchasable for $10 to $15.

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Plans for wooden lighthouses are more expensive and complicated than other types. Goods Home Design has a model that utilizes clay pots instead of wood. Clay pots are more durable in tough weather and hold paint better. Chesapeakecrafts offers a plan that includes a solar light on top of the lighthouse for a more realistic decoration. Lighthouse Man offers multiple designs that are reminiscent of lighthouses around the United States. These plans utilize inexpensive materials to create masterpieces.

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