Cutting Teeny-Weenie Tiny Small Pieces of Wood Safely


Super Glue, a bench habit, and a super sharp pull saw can help you cut the small stuff—and KEEP your fingers


Armchair Timberframing

timber framing a roof image

A weekend binge-watch for you—clocking in at a little over 18 minutes of master carpentry.


How to Coil a Band Saw Blade


One of those things that you keep forgetting how to do, because you don't do it that often

Router Jig for Clean Dadoes


Spice up plywood cabinets with solid wood inlays. Spice up solid wood inlays with cleanly cur dado slots

A Wall Bed That Even Murphy Can Make


Main sections of the process are broken into 3-5 minute videos and nifty tips are broken out into 30-second - 1-minute video clips below.

A Master Carpenter's Take on Push Sticks


The absence of an accident does not mean the presence of safety; push sticks are expendable; fingers are not.

Edgebanding Tip: Reveal the Joint with Rabbets


Edgebanding without sanding: call attention to the joint rather than trying to hide it. Because you won't hide it.

Jobsite Jig for Cutting a Straight edge on a Crowned Board


An accurate setup made from scraps can help you salvage lumber that is too crooked to frame with but could be great for blocking or furring strips

Unbelievable Process for a Pantry Door, but #WorthIt


Frank Howarth needed a new door for his pantry, so he turned to some Sequoia slabs that he and a buddy cut up a few years ago. 

And then he made a film about it.

3 Woodworking Tricks


Marking, cutting, and glue-up tips that you may have forgotten about

Tropical Timbers: From forest-to-framing


Like farm to table for building materials—a tour of Amazon trees and lumber

Perfect-Width Dadoes: No Math, No Jigs


Use scraps to offset the straight edge allowing you to cut each edge of the dado with opposite edges of a router bit


Gang-Cutting Perfect Blocks


Masking tape and a sharp knife are hard to beat for production precision

Cutting Perfect Decorative Ends to Pergola Joists


Make a pattern using elliptical sticks, and then use a router with flush-cut bit to replicate onto the big stock


DIY Plywood Spiral Stairs: OMG


A really simple template, a really repetitive process, and a lot of glue go into this not-so-weekend project.

Essential Woodworking Jigs


Four jigs are all you need to set up a mobile cabinet shop