Trimwork & Cabinetry
From sizing up the job to setting the newel posts on a stain-grade set of winders
A film on the many aspects of woodworking that go into building things with wood—including a pre-robot look at technology displacing workers
18 videos on hardware, screws, and designs that deceive the eye
Many remodels require matching an existing trim profile for new doors or windows. When an old profile isn't available, you can make new pieces with a little bit of 'millwork magic'—and a giant pencil
Nice boxes, no-shift
Kitchen cabinet carcasses are just four-sided cubes made with plywood and simple joinery. Repetition is the name of this game.
Put away the abacus, Hoss—here's a Visual Construction Calculator for your proportional processing ponderances
One way to build drawer boxes fast, efficient, and repeatable
Heavy-duty drawer hardware and a simple cabinet turns a blind corner into roll-out storage
The key to fine carpentry: smart shortcuts
Two Japanese carpenters demonstrate the mortise joinery used to assemble a built-up beam. The claim is that the joined beam is as strong as a solid one.
Two ways to spice up stock cabinets
Wall cabinets have a quiet and important job description: Hold heavy glassware and ceramics up in the air. Do not peel away from the wall—just sit there and look pretty.