Repairing Wood: Strong Glue Joints in Wood

How to glue wood joints that are stronger than the wood itself.

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
  • Cordless drill
  • Biscuit joiner
  • Countersink drill bit
  • Rags
  • Rubber mallet
  • Utility knife

You'll also need a glue spreader, a biscuit-slot glue tip, a round wire brush, and elastic cords.

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Sandpaper
  • Glue
  • Clear sealing tape
  • Masking tape