Oxidize Wood Stain: Super easy stain that makes your wood look weathered. You will need Vinegar and Steel Wool (tea or coffee is optional I'm not joking!) that's it! Tear up some steel wool and put it in a glass jar then fill with white vinegar, let it sit for 24 h...
Six Top Tips For Succeeding With Rough Lumber (Videos, Too)
UPDATED 13Sep2019: Be sure to watch the videos below and the Q&A section at the end. Milling rough lumber for workshop woodworking projects saves money, but it also opens more creative possibilities than standard, pre-dressed wood. That’s why some woodworkers work with rough […]
As the tree grows it starts the appearance of rings inside the trunk. Counting the rings of a tree gives a fairly accurate measure of a tree’s age. The growth rings show how the weather has changed and affected the tree’s quality of life over the years. The wider the rings the more growth of the...
Woodworking Tips & Techniques: Joinery - Why I Love My Biscuit Joiner
Woodworking Tips & Techniques: Joinery – Paul Mayer describes why his biscuit joiner is his best device for producing strong joints quickly for several woodworking joinery applications. Searching for woodworking project concepts? We have you covered. Check out
Wood movement, including the relationship between moisture content and wood movement, direction of movement, how wood changes shape, and estimating wood movement. Part of the Workshop Companion, a collection of information on wood, woodwork, woodworking skills, woodworking materials, and woodworking plans that together form the core knowledge needed by woodworkers, furniture makers, cabinetmakers, turners, and other practioners of the wood arts to become competent craftsmen.