CROSSCUTTING LUMBER WISELY: Strategies for Optimizing Wo...
Updated on April 3rd, 2021
CROSSCUTTING LUMBER WISELY You’ve got a stack of terrific wood sitting in your workshop and a vision for...Continue Reading
DETAIL SANDERS: Tips for Using This Key Tool for Outdoor...
Updated on December 12th, 2020
Detail sanders are tools that help a lot with wood refinishing work, and there's really nothing else like them on the...Continue Reading
WOODWORKING TRICK: How to Replace Jointer Blades So They...
Updated on December 5th, 2020
Every good woodworker needs to be something of a mechanic That's because all woodworking machines need tender loving...Continue Reading
Around the Woodshop
MILLING MICRO-LUMBER: Tricks for Sawing Your Own Real Bo...
Updated on November 28th, 2020
It’s easy to look past the obvious fact that lumber comes from logs, but once you start thinking this way,...Continue Reading
Q&A OF THE WEEK: “Is a Wood Planer Worth Buyi...
Updated on November 7th, 2020
QUESTION (+ video below): I'm planning to buy one of the benchtop jointers you recommended in your kitchen and bathroom...Continue Reading
GAP-FREE WOODWORKING JOINTS: Simple Trick Makes It Easy
Updated on March 13th, 2021
Sometimes a little woodworking trick can deliver a lot of value That's the case with an operation called "kerfing"...Continue Reading
RABBETS & DADOS: Understanding These Bedrock Woodwo...
Published onOctober 23rd, 2020
If glue could create a perfect bond between pieces of wood, there would be no need for anything other than simple butt...Continue Reading
Revive Vintage Chisels (and other dull woodworking tools...
Updated on February 15th, 2021
Good chisels never die, they just turn into paint can openers But concealed under that dull and dirty exterior could be...Continue Reading
BUILD YOUR OWN TRADITIONAL HIGH QUALITY CABINETS: VIDEO ...
Updated on September 20th, 2020
High-quality hardwood plywood is a premium cabinetmaking material, but it takes an accurate tablesaw to cut it properly...Continue Reading
EDGE-GLUING SOLID WOOD: Three steps for success in the h...
Updated on September 12th, 2020
UPDATED 11Sep2020 + video below Trees only grow so wide, and that’s just one reason gluing boards together...Continue Reading