Lumber Dimensions

Why is a 2 x 4 not 2 inches by 4 inches? Its always confusing when you go to the lumber store, buy your wood, come home and look at your pattern which calls for wood 2 #inches thick.  Great you think

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Candle Holder from 2 x 4 Scraps.

What do you do with your #2X4 scraps? Why not make a candle holder? There’s lots of cool things out there that you can make with just 2X4s, in fact this weekend I’m going to share with you the new workbench I

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Teach Your Dog to File Their Nails

Scared to Clip Your Dogs Nails? Teach Your Dog to File Their Nails I always hate it when its time to clip our dogs nails.  I am so afraid of hitting the quick and hurting them. This is a great idea and

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How To Make A Small Woodworking Chisel

Make you own Wood Chisel. For those of you who are just beginners or even us advanced woodworkers, this plan may not be for you. You do need a lathe to complete it and most of us do not have the space

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How to Cut the Perfect Wood Circle.

Cutting a Wood Circle does not have to be difficult. At some point in time you will want/need to make a circle for your woodworking project. This does not have to be a hair pulling task as there are numerous ways to

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How to Make Wooden Place Card Holders

An Easy Woodworking Project for Kids and Adults. This is a great little project as you can either get you kids involved or if you are just beginning a nice and easy project with just some basic tools. The wood in this

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How To Make A Chisel Rack

Where is my Chisel? I have multiple spots for my chisels but usually the one I want is not in any of them.  I do have a chisel rack, sort of, and it holds screw drivers, wrenches, files, pliers and anything else

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Sharpening the Cheap and Easy Way

What a Cheaper way to Sharpen your Chisel? If you are light me, you stayed away from sharpening your chisel as it seemed like it was a daunting task.  Which Stone to buy, sharpening angles and the fear of making your chisel

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Make your own Springs for Woodworking

Need a Spring for Something? I have had many springs break on me in the past and after grumbling a lot, I would do the search for a new one.  I would look through old things that had springs to see if

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DIY Vertical Pallet Garden

Pallets are Free and can create beautiful and functional things. I just love #working with pallets, well most of the time.  If you are using them for another project that requires them to be taken apart, then it can be time consuming.

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