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July 2018

Issue Number: 254

Stand-up Desk

July 2018 Page: 26

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Advocates of stand-up desks cite studies showing that after a meal, blood sugar levels return to normal faster when a person spends more time standing. And, for many, standing reduces the risk of shoulder and back pain. We've sized our desk for a 5' 11"-tall person, but we'll show you how to get the height right for you. Our desk uses steam-bent arcs to add art to this functional piece of furniture. 


Plan is avauilable in the WOOD Store

High-style Adirondack Pair

July 2018 Page: 34

tall adirondack set

Sitting and relaxing on a porch or deck doesn't mean you have to miss out on what's going on around you. This tall Adirondack-style chair lifts you high enough to see over the railing—plus, your knees will appreciate the ease of getting into or out of it. The matching table holds your snack and beverage while you enjoy the commanding view.


Plan is available in the WOOD Store.

Mil-spec Troop Truck

July 2018 Page: 60

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These 6x6 military trucks have hauled troops, supplies, and equipment to every accessible corner of the globe—and to many previously thought inaccessible. This one rumbles across the floor with plenty of room in back for green plastic army men or other essential cargo.


Plan is available in the WOOD Store.

Start Veneering Now

July 2018 Page: 66

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Covering the top of a table or a set of drawer fronts in veneer can dress up a project, providing an eye-catching focal point. The best part: The process is easy. Here’s what you need to know to get started creating gorgeous veneered projects.

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