Our Woodworking department, suitable for both beginner and experienced woodworkers, will teach you all about this quintessential handcraft. Read about the basics or move onto advanced topics to learn how to use tools such as routers and scrollsaws, apply finishes and fasten together woodwork, an art called joinery.
The department features free samples and free project ideas, calculators, an inch/meter converter, a glossary of terms, free woodworking catalogs and more. Our online shopping center will help you order your woodworking supplies quickly and easily.
Recent Videos and Tutorials
The leg on my drop-leaf table fell off. This is how I put the leg back on the table.
Do you have furniture with scratches, dings, and gouges? Find out what ordinary item around your home you can use to camouflage furniture scratches and make them less conspicuous.
Rustic candle holders are popular.
By simply upcycling wood logs and adding tealight candles you can make this easy DIY wood candle holder set in about an hour.
Best of all, the set of log candle holders cost practically nothing to make.
Pinecone Christmas garland is an all-time traditional decorating idea for the holiday. Learn how to make a simple Christmas garland with pine cones and ornaments.
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Spike Carlsen24 Great Di-It-Yourself projects. Give your child a unique gift of a lifetime?without breaking your checkbook?and you and your kid will have fun making it! Building Unique and Useful Kids’ Furniture: 24 Great Do-It-Yourself Projects gives complete step-by-step instructions for building 24 professionally designed one-of-a-kind children’s furniture projects that are easy to build and your kids will love.
This magazine is for all skill levels of wood craftsmen with design ideas, techniques and projects.