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Must Have Tools for Cabinet & Furniture Making

In this post, I’ll show you the must have tools for cabinet making (and furniture building)–for skill levels of any kind.  This post is sponsored by Kreg Tool and contains affiliate links. See policies. It’s no secret I LOVE…

How to Remove Rust From a Table Saw and Protect It

A good table saw is a big investment. It’s likely the most expensive tool in most woodworkers’ shops! But with nice cast iron table saws, rust is an ever present enemy. So I’ll show you how I remove rust…

10 PRACTICAL Gift Ideas for New Homeowners

This post about the best practical gift ideas for new homeowners is sponsored by The Home Depot as part of the ProSpective Program. . Buying a house is an exciting, stressful, and overwhelming experience. Buying your FIRST house is…

Drill, Driver, Impact Wrench–What’s the difference?

This post explains the difference between a drill, driver, and impact wrench and is sponsored by The Home Depot as part of the ProSpective Program. It contains affiliate links. See policies page. . Have you ever been in the…

The Easiest Way to Cut Down Plywood Sheets

If you do a lot of woodworking–especially cabinets, built ins, or storage pieces–plywood quickly becomes your best friend. But sometimes breaking down a full sheet of 3/4″ plywood can be a little….daunting. So I’m showing you how to cut…

5 Tools To Get Started Woodworking

If you’ve ever wanted to get started woodworking, but are overwhelmed with what tools you REALLY need, this is the post for you.  Today, we are talking tools–the five basic tools you need to get you started with woodworking. …

Basic Guide to Using a Router

After a recent poll on my Facebook page, I was overwhelmed with how many people had so many questions about how to use a router. I’m not a router expert, but I wanted to put together this router guide…