General Woodworking Technique

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How to Cut Crown Molding

Having the right technique and efficient tools can make this task easy, affordable, and quick.

How to Install Pre-Made Interior Wood Shutters

Interior wood shutters add a classic look to a room.

5 Pro Tips for Working With Wood

From personal safety to finishing, here's how to get a professional finish with wood.

Carpentry Tools Used by the Pros

Make your woodworking projects look more professional with the help of these tools.

Lumber: What to Know Before You Shop

Brush up on your lumber knowledge before your next shopping trip.

How to Safely Repurpose Wood

Know what to look for when choosing your wood.

Stepping Up Your Woodworking Technique

Take your time, use the right tools and safety gear, and your skills will improve with every new project you start.

The Benefits of Beech Wood Furniture

Why should you get beech wood furniture?

An Introduction to Woodcarving

Try your hand at one of these four woodcarving techniques to expand your DIY skill.

Easy Money-Saving Wood Projects

If you want to decorate your home but not break the bank, we have the perfect DIY wood projects for you!

How to Cut Rabbet Joints

Rabbet joints, a commonly cut woodworking joint, are typically L-shaped joints used to finish wood pieces.

Guide to Building a Fireplace Mantel

In many homes, the central living space is found in a family room setting with a fireplace as its focal

The Beginner's Guide to Choosing Wood for Carpentry Projects

Half of the success of your project depends on the wood you choose.

How to Make Ledge-and-Brace Doors, Part 1

Ledge-and-brace doors can be used as interior or exterior doors, adding a chic, rustic feel to any home.

How to Make a Loft Bed

Loft beds are perfect for small spaces, and they're simple to build. Grab a friend, and get started with this handy guide.

10 Types of Wood Joints

Learn about some common wood joints and some more advanced ones.

How to Cut Curves in Wood

We share 5 tools to get your curved cuts.

How to Find Vintage Wood

Strike it rich with these 5 sources.

Man Cave Lap Tray

Once you build one, use it as a surface for building another.

Build Your Own Custom Scarf Rack

Your scarves should look as good put away as they look on you.

How to Build a Bookshelf Footstool

For the bibliophile to put her feet up on.

Gift From Nature: Turn a Log Into a Candle Holder

Make a rustic candelabra for the nature lover in your life.

Turn an Ordinary Beanbag Chair Into a Reading Bench

It's time to elevate your beanbag chair. Literally.

Make This Gift for Your Skater Boy or Girl

Skaters have to sit still sometimes. This stool will support that

Make a Scratching Post for the Cat Person (or the Cat) in Your Life

Try this quick, low-cost and easy DIY project to create the purrfect gift for any feline loving friend or your own cat family.

Using Jigs and Fixtures in Your Woodwork

By using jigs and fixtures, you can improve the ability of your woodworking equipement. Woodworking jigs

Knotty Pine Furniture: Picking the Best Boards

If you’re choosing boards to make knotty pine furniture, you can almost rest assured that the furniture

How to Build a Desk: Start to Finish

Building a desk is one way to accommodate your specific needs and desires for furniture. Building your

Building Kids' Furniture: Desk Construction Guide

Building a kids furniture desk is a fun project that not only saves money, but can be a project for both

Furniture You Can Easily Build Yourself

Many are thinking about how to ‘keep green’ with cool furniture. Building your own furniture

Upgrade Your Desk: Hutch Construction

Building a desk hutch is a nice way to upgrade your workspace with minimum effort. This article will

How To Finish A Wood Desk

If properly finished, a fine wood desk can last for generations. As it ages wood gains a wonderful patina

Desk Drawer Construction In 12 Steps

A desk drawer is one of the basic components in almost any desk. Making your own desk drawers is one

Cutting Dados Like a Professional

In the world of carpentry, the importance of making dados is undeniable, that is why one of the most

Building a Steam Box

A steam box is most commonly used to steam wood so it becomes more pliable. Originally steam boxes were

Wood Bending Tips and Tricks

Wood bending can be accomplished in a variety of ways and is a useful technique when building an item

Build Wooden Columns For Your Living Room

Building wooden columns for your living room adds a traditional faux-architectural element that can

Cutting Dovetail Joints With A Jig

Dovetail joints are often used to make the corners of drawers or cabinets, and could best be described

Inlay Tile Into Wood in 4 Steps

Installing inlay tile into a wooden floor can be an intimidating task. However an inlay tile look is

Shop Class 101: Make a Wooden Box

It's very easy to make a wooden box, which can be used for a variety of different purposes, including