How to Glue Wood

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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
  • Air compressor
  • Air hose
  • Brad nail gun
  • Notched trowel
  • Paint scraper
  • Rags
  • Wood chisel

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Wood glue
  • Masking tape
  • Flux brushes
  • Wax paper
  • Cyanoacrylate glue
  • Abrasive pads