Trimwork & Cabinetry
Orders of architecture are like ancient rules of thumb for design
Dress up a post with a beveled top and tapered chamfer sides
A pretty cool parlor trick that makes trade shows go quickly, and a great way to 'Wow' the kids.
With scrap lumber and a couple of hours, Samurai Carpenter builds a jig and smooths a log into the beginnings of a tabletop ...
OMG, the Ogee is an angle!
Smart phones, smart TV's, smart cars... it's about time the old-school dumbwaiter wised up a bit.
Two types of newel post are in this staircase: those that sit flat on the floor and those which are notched around the treads and risers.
Historically, shutters were used for protection and light management. These shutters do both at the same time.
Zero-clearance inserts reduce tearout and improve safety on a tablesaw
Keeping it #oldschool and building double-hung windows like they used to
Fitting finished stair parts that are too narrow and too deep
Matt Jackson demonstrates how to use a paper bag as a buffer after spraying catalyzed laquer on coffered ceiling parts.
How to wrap a rough 4x4 post with solid wood and mitered corners
Budget-consious, stain-grade stringers with some non-traditional joints.