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Woodworking tips and techniques from expert woodworkers.
How to Use Pegboard to Enlarge Project Plans
Try this little trick next time you need to enlarge project plans; you probably already have everything you need right in your home workshop.
Simple Solution for Stabilizing Your Sanding Project
Stop Plywood Tearout With These Two Easy Steps
Make a Landing Pad for Your Sander
Binder Clips Make Perfect Mini Clamps for Glue-Ups
53 Brilliant Gluing Tips and Tricks
10 Woodworking Basics You Should’ve Learned in Shop Class
Just because you slacked off in your high school shop class doesn’t mean you...
Pro Tips for Using Wipe-On Polyurethane
How to use this fast, easy, goof-proof finish.
13 Dirt-Simple Woodworking Jigs You Need
Woodworking jigs ensure that cuts are straight, holes are plumb and parts are square—among...
Double-Sided (and Double-Duty) Sandpaper
Kill two birds with one stone by making your sandpaper more rigid and speeding up...
Foolproof Tool for Marking the Center of a Board
Build this incredibly handy tool for the next time you need to find the center...
Why You Should Measure and Cut from Both Ends of a Board
Limit the amount of times you need to whip out you pencil and tape measure...
Shortcut for Faster Cutting
Speed up cutting with this easy measuring tip from one of our favorite editors.
The Easiest Way to Refresh Dry Wood Putty
Just when you need it most, you discover that your wood putty is dry and...
Workshop Tip for Copying Boards
Make repeat cuts quickly on the miter saw with this easy tip.
Stay-Fresh Wood Putty Trick
Keep your wood putty moist with this incredibly easy trick.
Cardboard Surface Saver for Woodworking Projects
Foolproof flush-cutting trick for your woodworking projects.
19 of Our Favorite Hot Glue Hacks
Hot glue guns are not just for school projects and holiday decorations. But once you...
56 Brilliant Woodworking Tips for Beginners
Woodworking is a blast, but it can be intimidating for beginners. Luckily, our readers and...
Amazing Miter Joint Clamp
Make these amazing miter joint clamps now so that you have them the next time someone needs a frame.
Odd Width Measuring
Make mental math much easier with this mind-blowing measuring trick.
Add this amazingly handy workbench addition that will save you time for years to come.
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How to Thin Wood Glue
An easy way to fix an age old problem.
How to Successfully Tape Angled Edges
Throw away the clamps and try this trick on your next angled project.
Tip for Drilling Holes in Leather
Try this easy tip for drilling through soft materials
PVC Hack: Bar Clamp Cover
Protect your project from marring with this simple trick