How to Install Edging for Plywood

Tips for installing oak and hardwood edgings for plywood.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Clamps
  • Dust mask
  • Hearing protection
  • Miter saw
  • Router
  • Safety glasses
  • Belt sander
  • Putty knife

Pipe clamps work best for this project. If you don't have a miter saw, you can cut the nosing with a circular saw.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Lumber for the nosing
  • Glue
  • 120-grit sandpaper
  • Flush-trim router bit