How To Use an Electric Planer
An electric planer shaves and shapes wood like a hand plane, a belt sander and a jointer all rolled into...
How To Build a Bathroom Vanity
A bathroom vanity may seem too complicated for your skill set, but it's probably not. Just follow this sleek design...
How To Make a Wood Serving Board
A wood cutting and serving board is a beginner-friendly project you can complete in one weekend, with minimal tools.
How To Give Outdoor Wood a Weathered Look in Just a Few Hours
Like the look of worn, antique wood? Learn how to give outdoor wood a beautiful weathered look in just a...
The 5 Best Biscuit Joiners, Tested and Reviewed by a Professional Woodworker
Ready to "take the plunge" and buy a biscuit joiner? We put five leading brands to the test to find...
8 Essential Tips for Staining Maple Wood
Do you have a maple woodworking project planned? It's tricky. Here's what to know about wood stains for maple and...
Keter Folding Work Table Review: Tested by a Professional Woodworker
Looking for an extra set of hands for your next DIY project? The Keter Folding Work Table might be just...
How Long Does Wood Stain Take To Dry?
Stains take time to dry, but usually not as long as manufacturers recommend. Simple visual and tactile tests can tell...
12 Tips for Sanding Wood Faster
Sanding wood can get boring, but you can finish this tedious chore in as much as half the time and...
7 Tips for Cutting Curves in Wood
Whether you’re building a frame for an arched opening, making curved brackets or fashioning arch-top casing, marking and cutting curves...
Beginner’s Guide To Reupholstering Furniture
Reupholstering furniture sounds daunting, but you can do it with planning and the right tools.
How to Remove a Stripped Allen Screw
Got a stripped Allen screw you can't budge? You've come to the right place. One of these methods should do...
How To Build a Herringbone Wine Rack
What takes two days, three 1x4s and seven bottles of wine? This stylish herringbone-style wine rack!
9 Clever IKEA Billy Bookcase Hacks
Here's how to use IKEA's versatile Billy bookcase to create high-end looks that transform your space on a budget.
10 Pallet Furniture Ideas
You won't believe these rustic furniture pieces are made from pallet wood! We've collected our favorites.
Lacquer vs. Polyurethane vs. Varnish: The Differences Among Finishes
Confused by the all the options for finishing wood? We asked pros to clarify the differences to help you make...
What Is Furniture Wax and Why Should You Use It?
Whether you use furniture wax on a new finish or an old faded one, it produces a deep, luxurious sheen....
10 Tips on Where To Sell Furniture
Sell furniture like a pro with this guide to policies and platforms.
8 Upcycled Dresser Ideas
Completely transform an old dresser into something stylish with these affordable upcycling ideas.
Do You Tip for Furniture Delivery?
To tip or not to tip? It's hard to keep up. Here's what to know about tipping for furniture delivery.
9 Painted Dresser Ideas
Bring an old dresser back to life with these affordable and chic painted dresser ideas.
What To Know About French Polishing
French polishing is a technique for finishing wood with multiple coats of shellac. It's time-consuming but worth the time for...