Trimwork & Cabinetry
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.
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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.
Five ways to draw circles
Celebrate simplicity ... and sharp chisels
Angled cabinets with wiring chases, prebuilt, installed, and dressed up with moldings.
For three years and a day journeymen walk, work, and sleep under the stars
New design improves battery and cartridge installation. If Cordless trim nailers fit your workflow, this gun is a good bet
Target practice is a favorite desktop diversion of many a desk jockey. Turns out it can be a bench top diversion as well.
Don't forget to add the drywall thickness to the kitchen plan dimensions for an accurate framing layout. Kitchen plans indicate finished dimensions, not rough.
Simple lines can go a long way