I need to put some fire blocks in the walls of my balloon framed house while I'm remodeling the upstairs. The problem is the beams/studs are vario...
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We are preparing our subfloor for the installation of hardwood. Our subfloor is half inch regular plywood (put in 25 years ago). There are two jo...
My mothers cupboards are a bleached oak and the stain is wearing off where the handles are. She would like to redo them and we are wondering what ...
The base plate on circular saws has a cutting guide with markings for 0 and 45 degrees. If you are cutting an intermediate angle such as 22.5 degr...
Hello! I have seen several posting in the past several years, but very few responses. Does anyone know anything about a product called "Liquid Viny...
I have a coffee table made of particle/presed wood that has raised worped places in it from water. Can I sand this to make it smooth again?
I installed crown moulding in my Lvrm/Dnrm/Kit and foyer between late Aug and Thanksgiving useing 4-in wide Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF). The pr...
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 ...
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/...