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Become a better woodworker with these projects, tips and ideas for building furniture, cabinets and other woodworking projects.
How to Make an Easy Wooden Crate Shelf
Hang up your crates, take them down — this convenient rack can handle a lot of stuff!
How to Build a Bar Cart with Crates
This creative project shows you how to build a crate bar and makes use of...
16 Tips to Get the Best Plywood for Your Buck
16 money-saving plywood tips to help you build better cabinets and furniture. Check out our best...
7 Pro-Approved Tips for How to Sand Woodwork by Hand
Special tools and high-quality sandpaper produce great results with less effort
Perfect Miters Every Time
Pro tips for making perfect miters
How to Stain Unfinished Wood with Used Coffee Grounds
No need to buy a stain for your next woodworking project. It only takes a...
How to Stain Wood Evenly Without Getting Blotches and Dark Spots
Get a perfect finish on even hard-to-stain woods like cherry and pine
Spray Finishing on Wood
Flawless results with aerosol cans
The DIY Guide to Finishing a Table Top
34 tips for glass-smooth tabletop finishing perfection
How to Whitewash Wood: 3 Simple Techniques
Looking for that rustic farmhouse look of whitewashed wood? Try any of these three simple...
Tips for Using Water Based Varnish
Get great results from water-based finishes
Wood Finishing Tips
Get a silky smooth finish on your next project
The Right Plywood for the Job
The world of plywood is vast and complicated but once you learn the grades you...
How to Build a Canoe
We know what you're thinking: "I'd love to build a canoe, but this is just...
How to Build a Mid-Century Modern Plant Stand
Display your indoor plants in style with these elegant plant stands.
Fold-Up Grill Table
A handy companion for your barbecue that collapses for easy storage.
How to Make a Squirrel Feeder
Have fun with this “squirrel-under-glass” feeder
Quick and Easy DIY Shaker Cabinet Doors
A table saw is all you need!
2-Hour Project: How to Build a Cantina Bird Feeder
This two-hour project is a fun and clever way to attract some feathery friends to...
Top 10 Woodworking Tips
We asked our favorite woodworkers to share some of their favorite shop tips. Check out...
DIY Wood Filler: The Finest Wood Filler
The Finest Wood Filler
Woodworking: Techniques to Cut Circles With a Band Saw
Cut clean, smooth circles with your bandsaw
PVC Clamp Hack: Bar Clamp Cover
Protect your project from marring with this simple trick
Reader Project: Fantastic Fireplace Surround
Building a fireplace surround is simpler than you think
Repairing Wood: How to Make Strong Glue Joints in Wood
How to glue wood joints that are stronger than the wood itself.
19 of Our Favorite Hot Glue Hacks
Hot glue guns are not just for school projects and holiday decorations. But once you...
13 Dirt-Simple Woodworking Jigs You Need
Woodworking jigs ensure that cuts are straight, holes are plumb and parts are square—among...
How to Glue Wood
Speed up your woodworking projects, improve the quality of glue connections and make your project...
Store Garden Hand Tools: Make a Handmade Toolbox
Branch handles make this a natural for your garden tools. Find step-by-step plans for making...
How to Line Drawers and Cabinets with Shelf Liners
Choose the right liner and you'll never regret taking a few minutes to protect your...
How to Build a Floating Shelf
A floating shelf is strong, quick to build, with no visible supports and made from only two parts
Simple Rennie Mackintosh End Table Plans
You can build this Arts & Crafts classic with inexpensive wood and two basic power tools