- Project Design
- Joining and Fastening
- Gluing and Clamping
- Installing Hardware
- Making Repairs
By blending hand tool use with machine techniques, designer Ian Kirby has created an elegant cabinet. His overlay panels, used to highlight stunning wood figure, are undisturbed by moldings.
Tired of paying high prices for lumber at the lumberyard? A portable sawmill could be your ticket to getting quality wood for your next project at a more affordable price.
When it comes to creating picture frames on a router table, the options become nearly overwhelming — after all, a picture frame is simply a molding mitered to surround art of some sort.
Installing threaded inserts perpendicular to the wood’s surface can be challenging, especially when starting them. But here’s how one reader makes it easy.
The author’s clever set of production techniques creates a line of bow-shaped wooden drawer pulls in a hurry!
Interior drawer dividers create storage spaces for your tools, while partitions slid into dadoes in the carcass support the drawers themselves.
A vacuum pump and veneer bag is a fully portable system that can be used anywhere. Here, learn some simple veneering techniques.
An HVLP spray system is a great way to apply a finish. Learn the basics of using an HVLP sprayer.
A shop-made template, scrap shims and a single router bit make the task precise and easy.
Spraying a finish without a spray gun has never been easier or more versatile, thanks to the latest “rattle can” products.