How to get a stripped screw out of wood

Everyone has come across this once in a while. Whether it be from a cheap screw that just strips or when you are disassembling something and the screw has rusted in over time. Most of us do not have a screw extractor

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3 Woodworking Tips I Always Forget

Here are 3 #woodworking tips that I found and after I watched the video I said “I knew that”.  The problem is remembering these tips when the time comes. This is a great video with no words as the video speaks for

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Storage Shelves, a Tutorial

Stuff everywhere and nowhere to walk. Sound familiar.  Kids are growing up but we still want to keep some of their stuff for the memories it brings.  Lots of wool all over the house but cannot find the one you want. I

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Use Jars to hold the Small Stuff

Where are those screws?  In the Jars of course. We always have that question.  Where did we put our stuff.  I ran across this idea quite a while ago and use it for storing stuff that I use on a regular basis.

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Double Compost Bins

If you have the space then this compost bin is a must. I have a good size backyard and I tend to put my grass clippings and other compostable stuff in a pile in the back corner of my yard.  While it

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DiY Cedar Cube Landscape Lights

Turn those cheap solar lights into something better. We have all been there.  Walmart, Home Depot, Dollar Store or someone else has put those stick in the ground solar lights on sale and you just can’t resist buying them. We try to

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DIY Woodworking Bench Dogs

I hate to drill holes in my WorkBench I have always used clamps to hold down what I am working on but sometimes the clamps do not reach far enough in to hold anything down. I have been thinking about #Bench Dogs

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Modify your Kreg Jig for easier use

Not just for Kreg Jigs. I just loved this idea from Sawdust Girl. While I don’t have this particular #Kreg Jig, I do have the smaller one and yes the numbers are hard to read on it. Unlike Ayisha, I don’t have 20/15

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Folding Extension Cord Organizer!

No home for your extension cords? If you are like me, they are coiled up and stuffed anywhere I can. Then when I want one I have to find it, move all the stuff that I piled on top of it and

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Building a Cheap Roubo Style Workbench

We all need a workbench at some time. For a lot of us it is the kitchen table or some small corner of the basement or garage. I have looked at purchasing a work bench but was not prepared to spend the

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