Store Locator

Woodworking FAQ

  1. How Do You Make Straight Cuts with a Jigsaw?

    Using scrap fence to guide jigsaw cut

    How do you make a straight cut when using a jigsaw?

    Read more
  2. What's the Best Way to Stain and Finish Highly Figured Woods?

    Applying topcoat over dyed curly maple

    What is the best way to apply a stain finish on a highly figured hardwood?

    Read more
  3. What's the Best Way to Tighten Loose Screws?

    Tightening screws around hinge on antique project

    How do you fix a loose screw that just won't tighten up?

    Read more
  4. What Is Wipe-on Wood Finish?

    Applying a danish oil woodworking finish

    In this video, we discuss wipe on finishes and how they can be used to enhance your next project.

    Read more
  5. Shaper vs Router

    Comparison of a shaper and a router table

    Do you need a shaper, or is a router and router table the better choice for your shop? Here are three expert opinions.

    Read more
  6. Using a Plunge Router in a Router Table?

    Placing plunge based router attached to router plate onto router table

    Is it practical (or possible) to mount a router with a plunge base in a router table?

    Read more
  7. How to Get a Dye Stain off of a Finish?

    Wood from a sideboard with lightly marred finish

    Can you remove a stain caused by black dye?

    Read more
  8. Tropical Wood Moisture Content?

    Gluing and clamping a panel frame

    How do you deal with tropical woods that are cracking?

    Read more