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Become a better woodworker with these projects, tips and ideas for building furniture, cabinets and other woodworking projects.

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    These 20 Old Tools Are Worth Big Bucks

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    56 Brilliant Woodworking Tips for Beginners

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    Build a Workbench On a Budget

    Build a simple, strong workbench made entirely from 2x4s. It's inexpensive (less than $100) and takes only about four hours...


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    How to Build a DIY Barstool

    If you know your way around a table saw, you can make this barstool. Read on to learn how.

    7 Amazing Woodworking Projects You Can Make for Your Pet

    Make your pet happy with these incredible projects ranging from a dog house to a dog bowl.


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    How to Make a Simple Wooden Box

    Here's a practical project to hone your woodworking skills.

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    Here’s How to Clean Every Type of Couch

    Learning how to clean a couch is easier than you might think—as long as you follow these expert-approved instructions


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    How to Build Your Own Drawer Slides

    Make your own drawer slides for your next cabinetry project with these easy step-by-step plans.


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    How To Build a DIY Cat Tree and Tower

    Cat trees don't have to be boring pet store affairs. Make this rugged tree in a weekend.


    How To Sharpen and Tune Up a Hand Plane

    Got a hand plane that's not performing well? It could be dull, need tuning up, or both. Let us show...

    How to Make Extra Income Flipping Furniture

    Interested in flipping furniture? This fun, beginner-friendly, low-investment hobby can be surprisingly lucrative.


    Easy Woodcarving Project: How To Carve a Wooden Duck

    If you're looking for a beginner wood carving project, a duck is a great place to start. Follow these steps...


    How to Make a DIY Napkin Holder

    Make your own napkin holder out of leftover wood.


    Everything You Need to Know About Dovetail Joints

    Dovetail joints are beautiful, distinctive and strong. Here's a primer on how they work and how to incorporate them into...


    9 Types of Clamps and What They’re Used For

    You need clamps to hold something temporarily or permanently in place. Here are some of the most useful kinds of...


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    Fix Stuck Wooden Drawer Slides with These Easy Hacks

    Avoid sticky wooden drawers with these simple fixes.


    Woodturning Basics: Tips for Beginners

    Here are 10 tips for beginners who want to get off on the right foot with woodturning.


    The 7 Best Safety Glasses of 2022

    Keep your eyes protected and your vision clear with these picks for best safety glasses on the market.


    The Basics of Woodturning

    Learning these basics will help you embrace the allure of woodturning — uncovering astonishing beauty in a chunk of wood.


    The Basics of Wood Carving: What You Need To Know

    A life-long wood carver shares tips for getting started in this rewarding hobby. A pocket knife and a piece of...


    7 Basic Wood Inlay Patterns To Know About

    Wood inlays don't need complexity to be beautiful. Here are some great inlay patterns perfect for beginners.


    How to Bend Wood with Steam

    A new woodworking skill, right around the bend!


    Everything You Need To Know About Woodcarving Tools

    For novice woodcarvers, investing in the right woodcarving tools makes those first projects more enjoyable. Here are seven tools to...

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    How to Build a Sliding Door Tambour Cabinet

    Here's how to make a simple, elegant cabinet with an easy sliding door.


    Everything You Need To Know About Lathes

    Want to spin perfect cylinders or bowls? No tool beats the lathe!


    Best Hand Planers of 2022

    Hand planes are considered obsolete by some. I disagree. Every woodshop should have these...


    How to Hand Carve a Wooden Spoon

    Here’s the scoop — this is fun and easy!


    Beginner’s Guide To Wood Inlay

    Wood inlays are beautiful details that can give any project an extra level of elegance and sophistication.


    8 Woodcarving Ideas for Beginners

    Interesting in trying wood carving for the first time? Check out these easy ideas and start your carving journey off...