Good Wood Joints

What Woodworking Joint to Use. I found this wood joint chart on a Russian site and thought it would be interesting to some.   Curated from Good Wood Joints  

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Tackle Fractions in Woodworking the Easy Way

Metric does have its Advantages. Here in Canada we swapped from the Imperial system to Metric a long time ago.  Being brought up on Imperial I still have issues thinking how long a metre is compared to a yard.  But slowly but

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8 money saving handyman and woodworking hacks

8 Great Woodworking Tricks. Izzy always is a joy to watch and usually has tips that make #woodworking much easier. In this video, he shows us 8 simple tips to make our projects less frustrating. Use a nail in your #drill to

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Cardboard Stands Save Woodworking Effort

  Painting trim made easy. I ran across this the other day from the WoodWorkers Journal and thought duh.  Why didn’t I think of that. I always struggled when painting or priming #moulding and how to do it all at once.  I

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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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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 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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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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Old Woodworking Marking Gauge

Whats a woodworking marking gauge? I just love this series from David Stanton where is his looking into his great grandfathers woodworking tool box.  I always learn something new about tools from his videos This video is about Marking Gauges.  When I

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