(BPT) – Father’s Day is right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate Dad or the father figure in your life than with a homemade gift that will last for years to come? Whether it be for the backyard, garage, or toolshed, we’ve got a few project ideas to remind Dad just how much you care.

Using reliable tools from top tool brand Arrow Fastener, like the T50ACD compact electric staple gun, you’ll be able to whip up this year’s Father’s Day gift in no time and with ease. Keep reading to find out how to make this holiday the most memorable one yet for that special guy in your life.

T-shirt stool upholstery by Bob Clagett

Turn one of Dad’s old T-shirts (aka dust collectors) into the best seat in the house with this easy upholstery project from maker extraordinaire Bob Clagett. Using the Arrow Fastener PT50 pneumatic staple gun or T50ACD compact electric staple gun, all it takes is four simple steps to make a one-of-a-kind stool that is sure to surprise Dad and bring a smile to his face.

Beverage carrier

To get Dad cookout ready this year or to encourage some relaxing in the backyard, you can create the perfect beverage carrier for those summer days that call for a six-pack with the help of Arrow Fastener’s GT300 professional high-temp glue gun.

Tic-tac-toe board with storage by Serena Appiah

For dads that can’t get enough of family game nights, this DIY tic-tac-toe board will surely do the trick. Plus, the wooden board game also serves as a convenient storage box for any tools that need a home. Using Arrow Fastener’s T50 ELITE™ staple gun and brad nailer and GT300 professional high-temp glue gun, you can give Dad a creative gift that doubles as useful (and sometimes necessary) household storage.