Woodworking Tools and Supplies
Saws, sanders, routers, planers and lathes. Discover all the tools to support your woodworking projects.
3 Ways for Woodworkers to Save Money
Woodworking can be one expensive hobby. High-quality blades, sanding belts and router bits are costly—and worth every penny. Here are...
How to Build a DIY Nightstand
Learn how to build your own custom nightstand using minimal tools and moderate woodworking skills.
DIY Dictionary: Green Treated
What does 'green treated' refer to? Green treated refers to wood that's had preservatives forced into it under pressure to...
Different Types of Wood Stains and Finishes
Wood stains and finishes can make ordinary wood look gorgeous and gorgeous wood look ordinary. It's all in choosing the...
How to Make a Paper Towel Holder for Your Kitchen
Here's a quick and easy project to manage messes and spills.
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...
Every Tool You Need to Work Side Jobs as a Carpenter
Considering a side gig as a carpenter? Make sure you have these essential carpentry tools.
Lumber Prices Finally Fell in October (But Are Still Way Too High)
Lumber prices dropped in early October, but not nearly enough, and now home builders and lawmakers are working together to...
Deals We Love: Kobalt Tools
Lowe's house brand, Kobalt, has been a steadfast competitor in hand and power tools since 1998.
Stuff We Still Love: Pipe Wrench, Doweling Jig and Glue Gun
These three classic tools are as relevant today as when they first appeared on our pages decades ago.
11 Female DIYers Who Are Changing the Game
Women have carved out a powerful space for themselves in DIY. Find out more about just a few of our...
Stuff We Love: Stuff We Still Love
We searched through 70 years of tool and product reviews to find our favorite stuff that has stood the test...
Nonprofit Helps Girls Build the World They Want to See
Girls Garage is the manifestation of Emily Pilloton's mission to 'inspire a community of fearless builder girls everywhere.'
How to Increase Storage Space In Your Bathroom
Turn unused bathroom space into a hidden yet functional cabinet.
10 DIY Tools You Should Own By 40
DIY tools in your 20s and even most of your 30s may only include some hand tools and a smattering...
What Is a Chop Saw?
A chop saw (a.k.a. a miter saw) is a power tool made especially for accurate crosscutting of trim and lumber...
Stuff We Love: Woodworking Tools
Marty Dyck shares three tools that all woodworkers should have around their workshop.
Wood Finishes That are Food Safe
Choosing the correct finish is always a tough job, and when it comes to food safe finishes, that decision can...
Hand Tool Hacks and Modifications for Woodworking
Hand tools normally work perfectly for the job they were intended. But sometimes, you need modify that hand tool—make a...
Clamping Table Basics: Put Them to Work
Clamps grab and hold like no other tool can. Here's how to squeeze the most out of yours.