The basics of staining are easy – it’s when things don’t go as planned that staining becomes a difficult, frustrating task. Here are ten of the most common staining problems and how you can avoid them before they happen.
I’ve lived in an old home that had virtually no closets before, it’s not very fun. Here’s how the shakers solved this problem. Dovetails–45 fully dovetailed drawers complete this amazing storage space. In Kerry Pierce’s book, Storage & Shelving the …
Sometimes it’s impossible to find the right hardware for a piece. That’s when I turn to metalsmith Adam Nahas, who fabricates custom hardware.
This simple credenza is perfect for storing your extra dishes and linens. The seamless case features routed joints reinforced with floating tenons as well as easy lock miter drawers.
This versatile router joint is perfect for when you need to batch out a bunch of drawer boxes. Learn how to make these easy and efficient lock miter drawers.
Mike, Anissa, and Ben discuss cordless favorites, gummy camellia oil, waxing jointer beds, and recent smooth moves
Stronger Shelves Designing sag-proof shelves. By Tom Caspar Have you ever heard a shelf groan? Well, maybe not, but some shelves look like they would if they could. So much stuff gets piled on them that they end up sagging …
Bench planes come in a wide range of lengths and widths. Do you need them all? Which ones are most useful? And if you only had to buy one….
The only thing more exciting than getting your regular copy of Popular Woodworking magazine in the mail is opening your computer and browsing through the entire back catalog for that project you said you’d build later on down the road. …
Besides being useful for woodworkers or any artist who needs to display their work, this show panel project is also a great exercise in CNC thinking.