Carpentry

The road to becoming a master carpenter starts with learning these expert skills and techniques.

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4 Proven Methods for Creating Wood Joints

Make strong, long-lasting joints without needing years of woodworking expertise or a big budget.

Working With Steel Studs: Metal Stud Framing

How would you like to be able to frame a perfectly straight wall each and every time? It's possible with...


What You Need to Know Before Buying a Hammer

Here's how to decide which hammer works for you, as well as our recommendations.


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9 Things Carpenters Always Do Working On Their Homes

Ever wonder what practices, principles, tools and materials pro carpenters can't live without? Discover nine of them so you can...


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26 Things That Changed DIY Forever

Innovations that improved home improvement.

A Pro Carpenter’s Guide to Framing Basement Walls

A poor framing job can bring a whole mess of problems, so we asked a professional framing carpenter how to...


Tips for Creating Face Frame Cabinets

Building face frames is rewarding and not as difficult as you might think. Here’s some great tips and sound advice...

How to Install Cabinet Hardware

Get knobs and pulls right the first time.


Framing Tips Vol. 1

Clear communication is key This is how I stay organized with myself and the guys. The first picture shows how