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Make stronger wood joints for all your woodworking projects.

  1. How to Glue Wood

    Speed up your woodworking projects, improve the quality of glue connections and make your project look better with these tips for gluing wood.

Other Projects for DIYers from The Family Handyman:

  1. Repairing Wood: Strong Glue Joints in Wood

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    Repair broken furniture and cracked woodwork, make stronger woodworking projects, and learn how to make cleaner, tougher glue joints with these gluing tips and techniques.

  2. Building Cabinets With Biscuit Joints

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    Biscuit joiners allow you to make solid precise joints, accurate enough to build fine cabinets. We show you the three key techniques you need to know—joints at right angles, joints in narrow materials and joints in thin materials.

  3. How to Choose Glue for Exterior Work

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    Picking the best glue for a DIY project can be overwhelming since there are dozens of choices. In this story, we answer the question of what type of glue to use for exterior wood.

  4. Edge Gluing Boards

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    Get better results when edge-gluing boards by following these 10 expert tips from a pro. They include tips for applying glue, clamping alignment and others.

  5. How to Make a Biscuit Joint

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    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.