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Why You Need a Moisture Meter

If you work with framing lumber and drywall, you'll want to read Matt Risinger's... More

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Why Use 2P-10 Adhesive?

Some carpenters love it – particularly for mitered returns. More

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A Framer's Favorite Marking Tools

What does a framer use to mark layout and cut lines? Here are three favorites. More

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The $110 Workbench

Jay Bates builds a solid and dead-flat workbench out of 2x10s. More

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How to Cut a Japanese Scarf Joint

Here’s one amazing feat of craftsmanship you that requires you actually beat it... More

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Use a Chain Saw, Keep Your Limbs

Want to know how to use a chainsaw? This video is a good place to start. Operating... More

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Raised Panels With a Table Saw

Izzy Swan uses the table saw to build raised-paneled doors on the table saw—from... More

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Cutting Glass Tile

Master tile setter Tom Meehan shows what tools to use, when to use them, and how to get the best cut. More

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The Ultimate Work Truck

It's not fancy by any means, but this thing is a beast - and full of useful... More

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A Stupid-Simple Table Saw Sled

If you need a table saw sled, here's an inexpensive and easy way to build an... More


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