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19 things I wish I knew about woodworking when I first started

19 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Woodworking

If I could travel back in time and teach myself as a beginning woodworker all that I know today, I would be making things...
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How to Buff Wood to a High Sheen

The best way to buff wood to a high sheen is with a buffing system that is meant for use on wood. There are...
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15 Great Places to Get Woodworking Wood

This is 15 Great Places to Get Woodworking Wood. By the end of this post, you will know several common, and several uncommon ways...

Printable Woodworking Tips Cards

This is a full set of 52 printable woodworking tips cards. You can download the entire deck in a link further down in the...
29 ways to maximize your woodworking shop layout

29 Ways to Maximize Your Woodworking Shop Layout

Are you working in a small shop? Need to maximize your woodworking shop layout so you can benefit from every last square inch? These...
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17 Worst Ways to Ruin Your Woodworking Project

  Nobody talks about the ways you can ruin your woodworking project, but knowing what not to do is just as valuable as knowing what...
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Free Woodworking Tips PDF

I love woodworking tips. Especially free woodworking tips. The great thing about tips and ideas is that you can see a large amount of...
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19 Incredible Tips on Working With Wood Glue

This is 19 incredible tips on working with wood glue. As a woodworker, you are going to be using a lot of glue, and...
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9 Important Things to Put In Your Woodworking Notebook

These are 9 Important Things to Put in Your Woodworking Notebook. These nine things will ensure that your notebook is filled with great ideas,...
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Router Inlay Kit For Easy Inlays

A router inlay kit is a great way to cheat a little and create simple inlay shapes that match perfectly. The kit fits any...

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How to Make a Carbide Lathe Tool

This video explains how to make a carbide lathe tool. These have exploded in popularity recently and for good reason. A carbide lathe tool...
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A Beginners Guide to Woodworking

A Beginners Guide to Woodworking: Helping New Woodworkers Make Better Projects is my sixth book, and it's all about helping new woodworkers get the...
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13 Woodworking Ideas to Help Any Beginner

These 13 woodworking ideas to help any beginner are all mindset tricks that will help you build a better project, no matter your skill...
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What Tools do I Need to Get Started Woodworking?

What tools do I need to get started woodworking? This is a very common question from beginning woodworkers. The answer is pretty easy, and...
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Woodworking Tip Of The Week – Gluing Wood

Gluing wood is a very basic process in woodworking, but there are a few things that can help ensure better joints. Pieces that are...
11 great ways to find woodworking inspiration

11 Great Ways to Find Woodworking Inspiration

11 Great Ways to Find Woodworking Inspiration is a collection of easy ways for you to always stay inspired for your next project. There...
13 myths about getting into woodworking

13 Myths About Getting Into Woodworking

This is 13 Myths About Getting Into Woodworking, and it's sad to say that many of these prevent a lot of people from trying...
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17 Important Tips on How to Sand Wood

This is 17 Important Tips on How to Sand Wood, the only guide you will ever need for the majority of your sanding as...
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5 Super Easy Inlays You Can Start Doing Right Now

This is 5 super easy inlays you can start doing right now. Inlay work does not have to be super difficult, and you don’t...
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How to Use Wood Filler

It is important to know how to use wood filler to conceal small defects in your woodworking projects. Though the goal is never to...