Woodworking Tips, Tricks and Techniques

Below find articles and videos full of useful tips, tricks, techniques and advice for woodworkers of all skill levels. From setting up your workshop to finishing your projects, this section is full of information to teach and inspire you to create woodworking projects with confidence.

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Ultraviolet rays and moisture are tough on wood. In this video, learn which woods are best for outdoor furniture projects.


In this video, learn how to build cabinet door frames using a rail and stile router bit set.


In this video, learn how to cut cross lap joints using a jig and a table saw


Assembling cabinets can be a challenge when you're working alone. In this video, learn how the Clamp-It Corner Jig and Corner Clips can help.


In this video, learn the basic process for gluing boards together to make a larger wood panel.


In this video, learn how to make flexible sliding tambour doors for roll top desks, console cabinets & more.


In this video, learn how to use jigs to measure the diameter at each end of a tapered leg and turn consistent taper


A waterfall joint is a great way to highlight wood with beautiful grain. In this video, learn how to make waterfall corner joints.


Warm up the color of walnut wood with orange dye stain. Learn how to mix stain, make test samples, and then apply the stain to your project.