How To Build A Timber Boat From Scratch

The only natural material for building boats is wood. There are various designs in the art of wooden boat building. The techniques for building wooden boats depends on the type of boat, the technique and procedure for making day sailors is … [Continue reading]

How To Tell Real Antique Furniture From Reproductions

The first thing we need to know is what the definition of an antique are. An antique is something that is over one hundred years old. People claim that a product is an antique all the time when it's not. If you buy something from a flea market or … [Continue reading]

Ten Advanced Ways To Learn Woodworking

Learning a woodworking or any new hobby does not have to be an exasperating experience. With the availability of the Internet, you can learn much quicker and much faster than ever before. This article is going to give you some great tips on how to … [Continue reading]

Strategies for Pricing Your Custom Woodworking

The topic of how to price your work comes up all over the woodworking forums. Everybody has a different opinion on how to go about it, and rarely are they sufficient. When I first started out building furniture, I was happy just to get a few … [Continue reading]

Stress Relieving Hobbies – Woodworking

In the last period of time, the popularity of people who have become involved in all types of DIY projects has grown considerably. A lot of programs or TV channels dedicated to this kind of projects have began to appear and continue to create quite … [Continue reading]

Woodturning: How to Use a Faceplate Safely

Woodturners tend to split the craft into two categories, spindle turning and faceplate turning. This refers to the orientation of the grain of the wood with respect to the bed of the lathe. Spindle grain runs parallel to the bed of the lathe and … [Continue reading]

Ipe for Woodworking Projects – Tips to Make Woodworking Easy

Are you looking for a sturdy kind of hardwood on your next masterpiece? Then you should totally try ipe for woodworking projects. Primarily grown in Brazil, ipe is sometimes called "ironwood" because of its unique density and strength. Try … [Continue reading]