TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN I HAVE RECENTLY AQUIRED A VERY NICE cedar HOPE CHEST. IT WAS PURCHASED BY MY FAMILY ABOUT 1918 OR 1919. MADE BY THE ...
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I have a wooden (?) frame of dubious quality, workmanship and material, but with a desireable style. I want to replicate the style, improve the wo...
Looking for the name of a tool I saw on the show. Looks like a big pencil sharpner. I was used to sharpen one end of lumber or timber to a point. I...
I want to build a window seat/toy chest that would be used under 3 "standard" sized windows in an old house. I would like to have 3 chests that cou...
I have an air conditioner unit which passes through the wall of my home. It measures approx. 31" x 24" x 7" on the inside wall. I would like to box...
Hi there-My baseboard is already to go in. It's a two piece setup with one piece about 4 1/2" high and rectagular and a small molded piece going o...
I am kind of new at routing so here goes. I have a piece of wood that is 21 inches long by 2.5 inch wide and 0.75 inches thick. The one end of th...
This is just a simple question but I'm working with 22 doors in my house and I don't want to get in over my head. I want to replace the door trim w...
I am installing crown molding and I have a corner of the room that is angled with two 45 degree corners instead of one 90 degree corner. I know the...
Any tips on securing insulation between metal studs? I can't really staple it, but I'm sure there is a way to do it.
How do I hang cabinets or shelving on walls with steel studs. How would wall be reinforced if steel studs were used during construction?
I have been using MDF (medium density fiberboard) for many of my interior molding projects (doors, windows, chair rails, crown, window sills, etc.)...
Looking for plans on building and finishing ourselves pine California Shutters. My son was injured in an accident and have been using woodworking/...
I have a Haulstead air nailgun and need parts. Need to know who I can purchase them from.
I have a "breezeway" room that connects my garage to the main house. It has a concrete slab floor that had settled and cracked somewhat (house is ...
I've removes the cove molding and glue from my condo walls. I've finished patching & painting the area & would now like to install a smaller basebo...
Where can I find a riser and tread piece that fastens onto a stringer that was on one of the shows. It fastens to a 2x stringer with screws and yo...
My husband and I are moving to Connecticut. We need to find a good carpenter in Hartford, CT to create built-ins to turn a large family room into ...
Hi - I recently bought an old house with what appears to be beautiful woodwork painted over many many times. I want to restore the original wood in...
Does anyone know of a tool that I can use to remove a phillips screw that is stuck?Thanks!