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Woodworking tips and techniques from expert woodworkers.
Double-Sided (and Double-Duty) Sandpaper
Kill two birds with one stone by making your sandpaper more rigid and speeding up the sanding process with this easy tip.
Foolproof Tool for Marking the Center of a Board
The Easiest Way to Refresh Dry Wood Putty
Workshop Tip for Copying Boards
Why You Should Measure and Cut from Both Ends of a Board
Shortcut for Faster Cutting
Stay-Fresh Wood Putty Trick
Keep your wood putty moist with this incredibly easy trick.
Cardboard Surface Saver for Woodworking Projects
Foolproof flush-cutting trick for your woodworking projects.
19 of Our Favorite Hot Glue Hacks
Hot glue guns are not just for school projects and holiday decorations. But once you...
Make a Perfect Miter Joint
Take your woodworking up a notch with these great tips
56 Brilliant Woodworking Tips for Beginners
Woodworking is a blast, but it can be intimidating for beginners. Luckily, our readers and...
Tips from a furniture maestro
Check out woodworker Dave Munkittrick’s finishing tips, which are the fruit of careful thought...
This tip is especially helpful when you’re working with boards that are longer than...
Woodworker Dave Munkittrick uses a ventilation system that’s economical, simple and effective. See how...
Glue Clamp Stabilizers
These grooved blocks will hold the bar clamps upright so they won’t ﬂop over...
Here’s a slick way to remove those pesky labels from boards and plywood. Have...
Dish Soap Glue Bottle
Small dish soap containers make great refillable glue bottles. If you’re a woodworker that...
Chap Stick for the Toolbox
Did you know lip balm such as Chap Stick can be used to lubricate screws...
Cheap But Good Wood Vise
Jam cleats are fast and easy to make. Cut a 9-inch long piece of 2x4...
10 Dirt-Simple Woodworking Jigs You Need
Woodworking jigs ensure that cuts are straight, holes are plumb and parts are square—among...
Seal Outdoor Furniture Feet
Mix up a batch of epoxy and spread it on the parts of, in this...
Amazing Miter Joint Clamp
Make these amazing miter joint clamps now so that you have them the next time someone needs a frame.
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Odd Width Measuring
Make mental math much easier with this mind-blowing measuring trick.
Add this amazingly handy workbench addition that will save you time for years to come.
How to Thin Wood Glue
An easy way to fix an age old problem.
PVC Hack: Bar Clamp Cover
Protect your project from marring with this simple trick