Woodworking

  • Wood Carving
    Nobody knows exactly when in the course of human evolution wood carving began, but art historians would likely have to travel back hundreds of thousands of years to pinpoint an origin. Given wood's na....
  • Woodworking Equipment
    Woodworking equipment can entail everything from the tiniest brads to the biggest industrial saws and drills. Most commercial construction workers must deal with both scales, which presents a unique c....
  • Log Splitters
    Whether you're chopping lumber for your latest project or simply cutting firewood down to a reasonable size, log splitters can make your job practically effortless. Many weekend lumberjacks opt for th....
  • Wood Engraving Tools
    Wood engraving tools allow you to add your own signature to generic or unadorned furniture and other crafts. There are more than 10 million Americans who today practice carving and engraving, if not a....
  • Fine Furniture
    If you're in the market for fine furniture, you have a few potential options. You can plunk down big money for store-bought designer furniture that you'd find in a high-end catalog, or you can have yo....
  • Bandsaw Blade
    The bandsaw blade you opt for will be determined not only by your specific woodworking projects, but the quality of the lumber as well. Fitting a blade that's inappropriate for the task at hand is a g....
  • Hydraulic Log Splitter
    A hydraulic log splitter is one of the most powerful wood working tools you can add to your shed or workshop. In an age of pre-packaged tinder and starter logs, a lot of do-it-yourselfers wonder if th....
  • Picnic Table Plans
    There are several different picnic table plans that correspond with the styles you see in parks and other public dining venues. Many people identify the octagonal banquet table as the classic picnic t....
  • Headboards
    If you're a home design aficionado, you already know the range of options that exist even in something as common as headboards. Sure, you can go to Ikea and buy a standard pine headboard for a few dol....
  • Identifying Wood Species
    Identifying wood species from sight alone is virtually impossible for most untrained artists and builders. There are so many variables at play in the selection of wood species, and tens of thousands t....