Become a better woodworker with these projects, tips and ideas for building furniture, cabinets and any woodworking project.
How to Make a Biscuit Joint
Take your woodworking skills up a notch. Learn how to make the four basic biscuit joints with these close-up, step-by-step photos and videos.
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Build an Infinity Table
Turn on the lights inside this table and you'll be staring into infinity. This woodworking project is easy to build, but makes a dramatic impact when the lights inside it go on.
How to Stain Furniture
Learn how to stain and finish unfinished furniture. With the techniques shown here you can make even wild color combinations look professionally done.
How to Build a Picnic Table
Looking for different kind of outdoor table? This article will show you how to build a round, Craftsman-style picnic table that's perfect for a backyard deck or patio.
Assemble a good-looking low-maintenance mailbox from super durable materials, treated wood and PVC. It's strong, easy to build and will last a long time.
DIY Bench, North Woods Style
Build this inexpensive, DIY-friendly wooden bench with just a few pine boards. With classic cloverleaf details, it's perfect for a garden or cabin.
Simple Modern Computer Desk
This sleek computer desk has the look of a contemporary classic, but it can be built in a weekend with basic carpentry tools and minimal carpentry experience.
How to Build a Garden Bench
Assemble this attractive, comfortable garden bench. We show you how to build it so it's strong and durable, using a simple biscuit joinery technique.
How to Bend Wood
Curved hardwood nosing on a countertop can really make your project stand out. Here's how to make a 3/4-in. laminated hardwood nosing that bends perfectly around round countertop corners.