Wood and Supplies
3 ways to keep screws hidden away and under cover
The convenience and availability of ready-to-use lumber from big-box stores make it an attractive option. Learn to find the good stuff, and then how to make it work hard in your shop.
Let Mother Nature be your co-designer as you build dazzling projects with wavy edges, bristly burrs, bark inclusions, and other “flaws” that give wood a look of unrefined beauty.
Lessons in choosing and using lumber for top results.
The days when slotted or Phillips was your only choice ended years ago.
Dried glue disappears on bare wood, but rears its ugly head when the finish goes on. Try these tactics to prevent-or fix-the problem.