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Tools & Materials
Hands-on guides to some of your favorite tools and materials
How To Install a Window (VIDEO)
A step-by-step video guide to installing a Marvin Window
What You Need To Get Started In Welding
Get into welding with this guide
Learn How to Weld
You’ll be amazed at how easy welding is once you know the basics. The...
Revive a Tired Deck
Rescue my deck I have a 20 year old deck at a rental property. The treated...
Why Wood Moves & Why You Need To Know
Wood is going to expand and contract. You can't stop it. But you can learn...
How To Use Wood Clamps
Pro woodworkers share their best clamping tips, tricks and recommendations for perfect glued joints every...
How to Build a Sawhorse in Six Steps
These sturdy, stackable ponies can be built in 6 easy steps. They make a perfect cutting...
Stay Safe On the Job
Here are a few safety tips to make sure that you make it home every...
Rough-Sawn Lumber Buying Guide
An expert's guide to selecting and purchasing the rough-sawn lumber for your next project.
Your Pro Tool Sharpening Guide
Pros know that dull tools waste time and money. Check out these clever tips for...
More Miter Saw Tips
Our expert, Jerome Worm, has been using a miter saw every day for 30 years. He...
Professional Resawing: How to Resaw Wood on a Bandsaw
Resawing, the process of cutting a board into thinner pieces of the same length and...
Home Repair Tools for the Pro
We picked a bunch of tools that we thought our pro readers and you serious...