LAWN CARE: High-Mileage Zero-Radius Mower Keeps On Cutting
Updated on April 1st, 2021
I mowed my first lawn in 1975, and hated it As a kid, the work struck me as loud, boring and bad for the...Continue Reading
Q&A: How Can I Dispose of Shavings From My Planer?
Updated on July 21st, 2018
Q: I recently bought a benchtop wood planer and have been happily generating bags and bags of sawdust in my...Continue Reading
KILL MOLD STAINS: Oxygen-Based Chemistry Now Easier to Use
Updated on August 10th, 2018
Sooner or later every deck, shed, fence and outdoor wood surface gets moldy or weathered in time Even non-wood surfaces...Continue Reading
OUTDOOR WOOD FINISHING: Favourite One-Time Treatment Now...
Updated on July 17th, 2018
The big problem with outdoor wood is that it’s more of a pain to keep finished than most people realize This is...Continue Reading
OUTDOOR WOOD FINISH: 28 Years Experience With One Great ...
Updated on July 7th, 2018
Back in 1990, I prepared my first outdoor wood finishing sample to see how a particular product actually performed in...Continue Reading
Q&A of the Week: What Replacement Skylight Do You R...
Updated on June 30th, 2018
Q: My current skylight is damaged and needs to be replaced Can you recommend a reliable brand and installer A: There...Continue Reading
Around the Woodshop
Learn How To Build Your Own Classic Kitchen Cabinets
Updated on May 14th, 2019
If you're interested in saving tons of money building great kitchen cabinets, built-ins or a bathroom vanity, all...Continue Reading
WOOD PLANERS: Tips for Choosing & Maintaining One
Updated on February 7th, 2020
UPDATED 13Jun2019 (Video below): There are big reasons to like a wood planer for your workshop Not to be confused with...Continue Reading
RUSTIC, MAINTENANCE-FREE SIDING: A Close Look at One Option
Updated on February 5th, 2021
When it comes to exterior siding for homes and cottages in rural locations, it’s not easy to find a durable option...Continue Reading
WOOD SIDING: What’s the Best Way to Finish It?
Updated on June 22nd, 2020
Wood siding that's stained needs to be refinished frequently The longest lasting results I've seen don't look good...Continue Reading