General Woodworking Technique

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How To Make An Air Mattress Frame

If you use an air mattress on a regular basis, building an air mattress frame is a good idea. This is

How to Cut Baseboard Molding

A baseboard molding is a decorative wood trim that runs along the bottom of interior walls and fill in

Customize Wooden Bunk Beds

Wooden bunk beds are a very popular piece of furniture for children's rooms. They are great for when

Make Your Own Picture Frames

There are many reasons to make your own picture frames. Possibly you have a lot of pictures you want

Build Your Own Bedroom Chest

Build your own bedroom chest not only to save money, but to have a unique piece of furniture that will

Building A Waterbed Pedestal

A waterbed pedestal supports a waterbed and raises it above floor level. Pedestals can also provide storage

How To Build A Waterbed

A waterbed is little more than a frame that holds a water bag in place and sits on a pedestal to raise

Types of Wood Joints

Rather than using nails or screws, wood joints offer a much more attractive and secure method of joining

Table Saw Woodworking Projects: Building Trivets

Table saw woodworking can be a rewarding and challenging hobby. It's also useful to know how to make

Table Saw Woodworking Projects: Building Bar Stools

A great table saw woodworking project for that person who also has an unfinished bar in the basement

Cutting Lap Joints in Wood

Lap joints are joined pieces of wood that overlap each other at the point of union. In doing so, the

How to Adjust a Truss Rod

A truss rod is the most sensitive part of a guitar. It is understood that slight adjustments are occasionally

How to Build a Howe Truss

A truss bridge is a bridge that is made up of connected straight elements which are stressed from compression,

How to Make a Scissor Truss

A scissor truss is one of many designs for a truss. A truss is an engineering term used in architectural

Benefits of a Scissor Truss

The scissor truss is one of the most commonly recommended kinds of roof truss, usually seen in residential

Using Two Part Epoxy as an Adhesive

What is so awesome about two part epoxy resin is when you use it as an adhesive it becomes even tougher

How to Cut Molding Attached to a Wall

In order to cut molding properly, you will need the right tools and the right amount of patience. There

How to Cut Chair Rail Molding

You need a little practice and know how to cut chair rail molding. Chair rail molding is a great addition

How to Cut an Angled Chair Rail Molding

To cut chair rail molding, you only need the right tools and products to make the job as easy as possible.

5 Benefits of Aluminum Gas Welding

Aluminum gas welding has become more commonplace in recent years and it’s easy to understand why

8 Aluminum Welding Tips for Beginners

Aluminum welding is a complex skill and the more you know before taking on a task, the better you are

Arc Welding Aluminum: Pros and Cons

ARC welding aluminum is a process by which two pieces of aluminum are joined together by electrical current.

What Is Chipboard?

Chipboard, which is also called particle board in some places, is a kind of soft wooden type product

Pros/Cons of 6 Types of Chipboard

Due to it being so widely available, it is useful to understand the benefits of chipboard when undertaking

5 Tips for TIG Welding Aluminum

TIG welding aluminum is a high end fabrication process used by most professional and expert welders.

How to Waterproof Beech Wood

Waterproofing any type of wood, including beech wood, can be a tricky business. There are different

How to Make Wood Finials

If you are undertaking an intricate woodworking project, you may find yourself needing to make your own

How to Make a Folding Sawhorse

A folding sawhorse is an indispensable tool for anyone that works around the house. With a few tools

How to Build a Bamboo Headboard

Bamboo, once rejected as 70s furniture, has received a new lease of life as people have started preferring

How to Make Wooden Ball Finials

Ball finials are staples when it comes to making rods, ball posts, fences or anything that has height.

How to Build a Child's Rocking Chair

A great way to make your child happy is to build him or her a child’s rocking chair. The chair

How to Make a Kids Folding Wood Chair

A folding wood chair is ideal for kids, but can also become an adult favorite too. It’s very useful

How to Cut Cross Lap Joints in Wood

Knowing how to cut cross lap joints in wood is important for anyone home hobbyist or professional carpenter.

How to Cut a Mortise and Tenon Joint in Wood

If you are looking to produce a strong joint for a piece of wooden furniture, a mortise and tenon joint

How to Cut Finger Joints in Wood

If you regularly undertake woodworking projects, you will find that finger joints can help you to create

How to Cut Box Joints in Wood

Box joints were used to join pieces of wood together to make boxes, before plastic and cardboard were

How to Cut Dowel Butt Joints in Wood

Butt joints are joins that allow two pieces of wood to be joined together at their ends. A butt joint

How to Strengthen Wood Joints with Plates

Wood joints that have been attached with glue or nails over time become loose and need reinforcement.

How to Make Ledge and Brace Doors Part 2

In Part 1 we went over how to create the frame for your ledge and brace door, along with how to build

How to Make Biscuit Joints

Biscuits joints are often used for joining wood because they tend to be very strong. Making biscuits