Where Ideas Meet Action

InspiringPlans.com is a website to help you live a more self-sufficient lifestyle.

When you build things with your own hands you save money and remain in control. You can make sure the materials are of the highest quality and the design is just right.

And with the right plans, guides, and a little patience and perseverance, you can ensure the workmanship is top-notch too!

We have plans and ideas for many inspiring projects.

From our woodworking projects to growing your own food and living off the grid we want to help you to create beautiful spaces for happier, sustainable living.

We believe that their are better alternatives to the standard way of life.

Becoming more self-reliant is not about shutting yourself off from the community. It’s about being able to take care of yourself, your family and your friends. And not relying on anyone else to provide for you.

With a little inspiration and a plan you can make your life better.


Gary Friis

Hi there, I’m Gary Friis, chief editor at InspiringPlans.com We believe fending for yourself is the fastest way to personal growth. I and a team of experts have made it our mission to help you create beautiful objects and spaces to live simple, fulfilling lives.