Tips & Techniques
Gluing and Assembly
In this article we show you an easy way to avoid all the stress of project assembly and gluing and guarantee success!
Gluing up Flat Panels
Three easy steps - joint, glue, and clamp - help you create perfect panels.
This veneering technique is historic, unique, interesting, and still appropriate to be used in today's world. Learn all about hammer veneering from Don Williams and get inspired to try it yourself.
Layout & Measuring
With a small collection of the right tools, you can handle just about any layout task — efficiently and accurately.
Locking Rabbet Joints
Looking for a strong, simple drawer joint? We show you how to make two types of locking rabbet joints.
Mortise & Tenon
There are several good ways to make a mortise and tenon joint. The trick is determining which one is best for the task at hand.
Mortises & Tenons for Tables
This strong and so-called "advanced" joint is just a clever combination of rabbets and grooves.
This collection includes everything you need to know to make the hand plane the most versatile tool in your shop.
Not all plywood is created equal... different types can be used for different projects. Get the plywood basics on how to get better results.
Properly Pegged Joints
Digging into whether or not reinforcing a mortise and tenon with a peg makes it a stronger joint.