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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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Nutty Stain Mixer
When you open a fresh can of oil-based wood stain, drop in two medium-size steel nuts.
Finger-Saving Push Sticks
Construct a pair of these push sticks for guiding lumber when using table saws, band...
Super-Simple Countertop Wine Rack
Using only a crate and plywood, you can build this rustic wine rack in less than an hour.
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Use Paste Wax for Easy Glue Cleanup
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DIY Flexible Sanding Block
Sanding curves is tricky. Sometimes you need a sanding pad that's both firm and flexible....
Reader Project: Arts & Crafts Classic End Table
Reader, Mike Gratzer, built this beautiful end table for his home. He followed the Simple...
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For many of us, the moment we learned that a 2x4 board is actually 1.5 inches...
Three-penny crosscut sled
Any true shop rat knows that the best tool for making perfectly square crosscuts isn’...
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Cushioned Contour Sanding
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Down Draft Sanding Box
This easy-to-make sanding box really swallowed the dust in our tests. And it was sturdy...