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How to Use a Pocket Screw Jig in Woodworking Projects

Pocket screws are a good way to put woodworking projects together. Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to use a $40 jig (Kreig jig) that makes using pocket screws to assemble woodworking projects very easy. Watch Video »

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  1. How to Use a Pocket Screw Jig in Woodworking Projects

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    550 views

    Pocket screws are a good way to put woodworking projects together. Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to use a $40 jig (Kreig jig) that makes using pocket screws to assemble woodworking projects very easy.

  2. How to Cut a Large Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1945 views

    Cutting large holes in tile, like for a shower valve, can be challenging. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with an angle grinder for a perfect fit. This technique will work with any type of tile or stone.

  3. Circular Saw Safety Tips

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    945 views

    The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, will share tips that will keep you and your fingers safe when using a circular saw.

  4. How to Use a Tape Measure

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    159 views

    You can use a tape measure for more than just measuring. The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Travis Larson will show you clever ways to use a tape measure to save time on your next project.

  5. Sanding Wood Part1: Sanding Tips

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1746 views

    Do you think sanding is a brain dead job and you hate it? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, does too. He will share some tips with you to make sanding wood quicker and less boring.

  6. Choosing the Best Circular Saw Blade

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1640 views

    The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, share some tips on how to choose the best circular saw blade for whatever job you are doing. After you watch this video you will be able cut wood, tile, brick, and even steel with your circular saw with the right blade.

  7. How to Use a Chalk Line

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    190 views

    A chalk line is an essential tool for many projects. The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Travis Larson, shares hints and tips for using a chalk line so you get clean, straight lines on all your projects.

  8. How to Cut a Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    3337 views

    If you are tiling a bathroom, you are sure to run into a pipe or two you have to cut holes for. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with a Brutus hole saw kit for a perfect fit.

  9. Sanding Wood Part4: Sand Narrow Wood Faster

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    395 views

    Do you have several pieces of narrow wood to sand and think it will take forever? Think again. The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you a method to sand these narrow pieces very quickly and without rounding the edges.

  10. How to Drill a Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1204 views

    Mounting towel bars, shower doors and other bathroom accessories often require drilling holes in tile. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to use a Brutus drill bit kit to drill holes in tile without cracking the tile. Get a perfect worry-free hole every time.

  11. How to Change a Circular Saw Blade

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1066 views

    Is your circular saw blade dull? The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, tells you the signs of a dull saw blade and how to change the blade on your circular saw.

  12. Sanding Wood Part5: Choose the Right Grit

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    367 views

    Ever wonder what grit sandpaper you should end with on your woodworking projects? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will share with you how to determine what grit sandpaper you need to end with, for the different types of wood, so you are not over sanding.

  13. How to Sharpen a Chainsaw

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    704 views

    The Family Handyman expert, Bob Tacke, will show you the proper techniques for sharpening a chainsaw blade with a filing kit. You can buy a filing kit for about $25 and sharpen your saw anytime instead of taking it to a shop.

  14. Sanding Wood Part6: Dust Collection

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1920 views

    Another reason to use a random orbital sander – dust collection. The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you how to secure your shop vacuum to your sander where it wont fall off while you are sanding. Keeping the dust off your work piece will make your sander work more efficiently and keep your lungs dust-free.

  15. How to Use a Biscuit Joiner

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    294 views

    A biscuit joiner will help you make strong, fast and accurate joints. The Family Handyman DIY expert, Spike Carlsen, will show you how to use a biscuit jointer to get perfect joints.

  16. How to Use a Circular Saw

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    3741 views

    If you've never used a circular saw, The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton will get you started. He will show you how to adjust the depth and set the bevel angle. These two adjustments will allow you to make any number of straight and bevel cuts.

  17. Sanding Wood Part2: Random Orbital Vs Orbital Sanders

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1620 views

    Ever wondered what the difference between a random orbital sander and an orbital sander? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will tell you the differences in the two and which one you should buy.

  18. Sanding Wood Part3: The Pencil Trick

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1838 views

    Did you know that a pencil is a great sanding partner? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you how a pencil can make the sanding part of a woodworking project quicker and turn out perfect every time.

  1. How to Use a Circular Saw

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    3741 views

    If you've never used a circular saw, The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton will get you started. He will show you how to adjust the depth and set the bevel angle. These two adjustments will allow you to make any number of straight and bevel cuts.

  2. How to Cut a Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    3337 views

    If you are tiling a bathroom, you are sure to run into a pipe or two you have to cut holes for. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with a Brutus hole saw kit for a perfect fit.

  3. How to Cut a Large Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1945 views

    Cutting large holes in tile, like for a shower valve, can be challenging. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with an angle grinder for a perfect fit. This technique will work with any type of tile or stone.

  4. Sanding Wood Part6: Dust Collection

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1920 views

    Another reason to use a random orbital sander – dust collection. The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you how to secure your shop vacuum to your sander where it wont fall off while you are sanding. Keeping the dust off your work piece will make your sander work more efficiently and keep your lungs dust-free.

  5. Sanding Wood Part3: The Pencil Trick

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1838 views

    Did you know that a pencil is a great sanding partner? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you how a pencil can make the sanding part of a woodworking project quicker and turn out perfect every time.

  6. Sanding Wood Part1: Sanding Tips

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1746 views

    Do you think sanding is a brain dead job and you hate it? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, does too. He will share some tips with you to make sanding wood quicker and less boring.

  7. Choosing the Best Circular Saw Blade

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1640 views

    The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, share some tips on how to choose the best circular saw blade for whatever job you are doing. After you watch this video you will be able cut wood, tile, brick, and even steel with your circular saw with the right blade.

  8. Sanding Wood Part2: Random Orbital Vs Orbital Sanders

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1620 views

    Ever wondered what the difference between a random orbital sander and an orbital sander? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will tell you the differences in the two and which one you should buy.

  9. How to Drill a Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1204 views

    Mounting towel bars, shower doors and other bathroom accessories often require drilling holes in tile. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to use a Brutus drill bit kit to drill holes in tile without cracking the tile. Get a perfect worry-free hole every time.

  10. How to Change a Circular Saw Blade

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1066 views

    Is your circular saw blade dull? The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, tells you the signs of a dull saw blade and how to change the blade on your circular saw.

  11. Circular Saw Safety Tips

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    945 views

    The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, will share tips that will keep you and your fingers safe when using a circular saw.

  12. How to Sharpen a Chainsaw

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    704 views

    The Family Handyman expert, Bob Tacke, will show you the proper techniques for sharpening a chainsaw blade with a filing kit. You can buy a filing kit for about $25 and sharpen your saw anytime instead of taking it to a shop.

  13. How to Use a Pocket Screw Jig in Woodworking Projects

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    550 views

    Pocket screws are a good way to put woodworking projects together. Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to use a $40 jig (Kreig jig) that makes using pocket screws to assemble woodworking projects very easy.

  14. Sanding Wood Part4: Sand Narrow Wood Faster

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    395 views

    Do you have several pieces of narrow wood to sand and think it will take forever? Think again. The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you a method to sand these narrow pieces very quickly and without rounding the edges.

  15. Sanding Wood Part5: Choose the Right Grit

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    367 views

    Ever wonder what grit sandpaper you should end with on your woodworking projects? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will share with you how to determine what grit sandpaper you need to end with, for the different types of wood, so you are not over sanding.

  16. How to Use a Biscuit Joiner

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    294 views

    A biscuit joiner will help you make strong, fast and accurate joints. The Family Handyman DIY expert, Spike Carlsen, will show you how to use a biscuit jointer to get perfect joints.

  17. Home Electrical Wiring Tools

    Source:Homeaddition

    211 views

    Mark Donovan of http://www.HomeAdditionPlus.com reviews basic home electrical wiring tools required when doing small electrical wiring projects around the house.

  18. How to Use a Chalk Line

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    190 views

    A chalk line is an essential tool for many projects. The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Travis Larson, shares hints and tips for using a chalk line so you get clean, straight lines on all your projects.

  19. How to Use a Tape Measure

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    159 views

    You can use a tape measure for more than just measuring. The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Travis Larson will show you clever ways to use a tape measure to save time on your next project.

  20. How to Use a Circular Saw

    Source:Howcast

    108 views

    Safety is key when using power tools. Follow these steps to make the perfect cut while keeping all those fingers.

  21. How to Choose a Power Drill

    Source:Howcast

    24 views

    Power drills are among the most common household tool, and are probably the first tools purchased by do-it-yourselfers. Get the right one for your needs.

  22. Tips For Using a Finish Nailer

    Source:WoodWorkersGuild

    19 views

    A finish nailer is a perfect addition to your arsenal of power tools. However, like other power tools in your shop, you need to know how to effectively and safely use it. George Vondriska explains some of the key features and shows the convenience of using a finish nailer.

  23. Extreme Close Up: Pressure Washer

    Source:searshandyman

    17 views

    Sears Handyman shows you the best tool for the outdoors grime and slime - the Pressure Washer.

  24. Garden Tool Maintenance

    Source:MonkeySee.com - Home

    17 views

    Master Gardener William Moss demonstrates how to clean and hone your garden tools to keep them sharp and rust free.

  25. Extreme Close Up: Auto Hammer

    Source:searshandyman

    16 views

    Sears Handyman shows you the Auto Hammer - a motorized hammer that does the hammering work for you.

  26. Extreme Close Up: Scroll Saw

    Source:searshandyman

    15 views

    Sears Handyman - Extreme Close Up: Scroll Saw.

  27. Cordless Drill Driver

    Source:AskTheBuilder

    9 views

    Tim Carter, of http://www.AsktheBuilder.com, demonstrates a power tool that drills holes and drives screws to precise depths.

  28. Extreme Close Up: Chainsaw

    Source:searshandyman

    5 views

    Sears Handyman shows you the most notorious of all yard tools - the Chainsaw.

  29. Tools Needed for Attic Insulation

    Source:MonkeySee.com - Home

    4 views

    Gale Tedhams gives you an overview of tools that you need for attic insulation.

  30. Power Tool Special Features

    Source:homeremodelworkshop

    2 views

    Bob Schmidt shows you a feature you will want to have in a new power tool . when buying tools for home maintenance and home remodeling projects

  1. How to Use a Pocket Screw Jig in Woodworking Projects

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    550 views

    Pocket screws are a good way to put woodworking projects together. Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to use a $40 jig (Kreig jig) that makes using pocket screws to assemble woodworking projects very easy.

  2. How to Cut a Large Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1945 views

    Cutting large holes in tile, like for a shower valve, can be challenging. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with an angle grinder for a perfect fit. This technique will work with any type of tile or stone.

  3. Circular Saw Safety Tips

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    945 views

    The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, will share tips that will keep you and your fingers safe when using a circular saw.

  4. Extreme Close Up: Auto Hammer

    Source:searshandyman

    16 views

    Sears Handyman shows you the Auto Hammer - a motorized hammer that does the hammering work for you.

  5. How to Use a Tape Measure

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    159 views

    You can use a tape measure for more than just measuring. The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Travis Larson will show you clever ways to use a tape measure to save time on your next project.

  6. Extreme Close Up: Scroll Saw

    Source:searshandyman

    15 views

    Sears Handyman - Extreme Close Up: Scroll Saw.

  7. Extreme Close Up: Pressure Washer

    Source:searshandyman

    17 views

    Sears Handyman shows you the best tool for the outdoors grime and slime - the Pressure Washer.

  8. Sanding Wood Part1: Sanding Tips

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1746 views

    Do you think sanding is a brain dead job and you hate it? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, does too. He will share some tips with you to make sanding wood quicker and less boring.

  9. Choosing the Best Circular Saw Blade

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1640 views

    The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, share some tips on how to choose the best circular saw blade for whatever job you are doing. After you watch this video you will be able cut wood, tile, brick, and even steel with your circular saw with the right blade.

  10. Extreme Close Up: Chainsaw

    Source:searshandyman

    5 views

    Sears Handyman shows you the most notorious of all yard tools - the Chainsaw.

  11. How to Use a Chalk Line

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    190 views

    A chalk line is an essential tool for many projects. The Family Handyman Senior Editor, Travis Larson, shares hints and tips for using a chalk line so you get clean, straight lines on all your projects.

  12. How to Cut a Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    3337 views

    If you are tiling a bathroom, you are sure to run into a pipe or two you have to cut holes for. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to layout the hole and how to cut it with a Brutus hole saw kit for a perfect fit.

  13. Sanding Wood Part4: Sand Narrow Wood Faster

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    395 views

    Do you have several pieces of narrow wood to sand and think it will take forever? Think again. The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you a method to sand these narrow pieces very quickly and without rounding the edges.

  14. How to Drill a Hole in Tile

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1204 views

    Mounting towel bars, shower doors and other bathroom accessories often require drilling holes in tile. The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, shows you how to use a Brutus drill bit kit to drill holes in tile without cracking the tile. Get a perfect worry-free hole every time.

  15. How to Change a Circular Saw Blade

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1066 views

    Is your circular saw blade dull? The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton, tells you the signs of a dull saw blade and how to change the blade on your circular saw.

  16. Sanding Wood Part5: Choose the Right Grit

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    367 views

    Ever wonder what grit sandpaper you should end with on your woodworking projects? The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will share with you how to determine what grit sandpaper you need to end with, for the different types of wood, so you are not over sanding.

  17. How to Sharpen a Chainsaw

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    704 views

    The Family Handyman expert, Bob Tacke, will show you the proper techniques for sharpening a chainsaw blade with a filing kit. You can buy a filing kit for about $25 and sharpen your saw anytime instead of taking it to a shop.

  18. Sanding Wood Part6: Dust Collection

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    1920 views

    Another reason to use a random orbital sander – dust collection. The Family Handyman editor, Travis Larson, will show you how to secure your shop vacuum to your sander where it wont fall off while you are sanding. Keeping the dust off your work piece will make your sander work more efficiently and keep your lungs dust-free.

  19. How to Use a Biscuit Joiner

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    294 views

    A biscuit joiner will help you make strong, fast and accurate joints. The Family Handyman DIY expert, Spike Carlsen, will show you how to use a biscuit jointer to get perfect joints.

  20. How to Use a Circular Saw

    Source:TheFamilyHandyman

    3741 views

    If you've never used a circular saw, The Family Handyman editor, Jeff Gorton will get you started. He will show you how to adjust the depth and set the bevel angle. These two adjustments will allow you to make any number of straight and bevel cuts.

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