Edge Banding With Iron-On Veneer Edging
Glue edge banding (wood veneer) to hide the raw edge of plywood. Then trim it, quickly and easily with a special tool. These tips show you how…
How-To Build a Wood Log Faux Fireplace Insert
When your fireplace isn’t being used, turn it into a rustic focal point. Find out how to get the look here.
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Make a Sanding Platform for Edge-Sanding Wood
Keep your sanding platform tucked away in your shop, and you’ll reach for it a lot more often than you think.
How To Build A Grab & Go Cord Rack
Watch the video below, and then use the tech art and instructions provided to build this super-simple and efficient cord rack.
Stay-Flat Plywood Spacers
We were puzzled by the little belted-together blocks that were stuck between pieces of plywood alongside Bruce’s lumber rack, and received…
Stay-Put Driver Bits
The only seemingly random—but in fact truly ingenious—setup we spotted during our tour was this: a few magnets stuck to shelf standards inside…
If a mosquito, housefly, strand of hair, a wood shaving or a speck of sawdust plops onto a wet finish, don’t use your fingers or a rag to remove…
1-in. Stop Block for Multiple Cutoffs
When you have to crosscut a whole pile of short pieces to the same length, clamp a specially dedicated block of wood to the table saw fence.
Miter Saw Waste
Find a convenient place for scrap wood with this miter saw waste workshop tip. It’ll keep everything out of the way and make life easier.…
Perfect Miter Joints Every Time
Ensure gap-free miter joints when you’re edge-banding plywood. Before you cut the trim board miters, tape 45-degree “fitting” boards to the…
Don’t let the jaws of a pipe clamp ding up your board edges when you glue your next project. Buy a pack of adhesive-backed magnetic business…