Canadian Woodworking & Home Improvement

Star Puzzle

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Know Your Tools: Get the most out of your router.  ... READ MORE

Ridgid 6Ah Lithium-Ion battery pack

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The 10 Best of 2001

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PureBond Hardwood Plywood

Premium formaldehyde-free hardwood plywood... READ MORE

Finishing with CA Glue

Wood Finishing: Next time you reach for your CA glue, it can be for finishing a small project, not gluing it together. ... READ MORE

Spray Booth for Small Shops

Shop Project: Simple, lightweight and functional, this shop-made spray booth is the perfect small shop companion for your HVLP spray system.... READ MORE

Don't Chip a Tooth

Woodworkers' Gallery: John Spitters, from Abbotsford, BC, used an assortment of tools and techniques to make this fruit bowl and the appetizing fruits inside i... READ MORE

Philosopher's Bookcase

Woodworkers' Gallery: Daryja and Rachel are high school students at the Glebe Collegiate Institute in Ottawa, ON and were taught by Roy Peters. ... READ MORE

Small Shop Essentials 2018

Small Shop Essentials: Woodworking products to help you tool your shop.... READ MORE

Festool Carvex Jigsaw

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How Strong is a Dowel Joint?

Strength Test: Dowel joints are fast, easy and flexible to make, but how strong are they? We put this popular joint through some tests to figure out if they are as... READ MORE

Polishing and Buffing a Finish

Wood Finishing: With the right tools and a systematic approach, it’s not hard to get that gleaming finish of your dreams. ... READ MORE

3 Easy Steps to Grain Filling

Wood Finishing: For an ultra smooth, glass-like surface on open pored woods (such as oak, ash, walnut or mahogany), fill the grain before applying your topcoat. ... READ MORE

Inside-Out Ornament

Turning Project: You don’t have to tell your guests this delicate ornament was easier to make than Christmas dinner.... READ MORE

How to Build Solid Wood Countertops

Home Improvement: Solid wood counters have been around since the beginning of time, and for good reason, as this natural material has proven to be durable, resilie... READ MORE

Folding Chair

Portable Project: Take your own chair with you when attending outdoor events. This fold-up chair is easy to carry and comfortable to sit on. ... READ MORE

Top 10 Easy Gift Projects

Top Ten: These simple projects will be worth their weight in gold as the holidays approach. ... READ MORE

Canada Woodworking East

Eastern Canada’s Woodworking Machinery & Supply Showx (x)  #ir-ext-ui { position: fixed; padding: 1px; z-index: 9999; display: none; font-family: Consolas, "L... READ MORE

King 5" Double Cut Saw

Product News: If you’re looking for a power tool that will cut through wood, soft metals, PVC, iron and plastic with ease and preci­sion, this is the too... READ MORE

Excalibur Mitre Guide, Dewalt Products, Dura-Grit Accessories

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Woodworkers’ Gallery

Woodworkers' Gallery: Greg Schlitt, a self-taught, hobbyist woodworker from Chilliwack, BC, built this sliding door buffet from Douglas fir and black walnut. T... READ MORE

Curved Stretchers

Finer Details: This set of three side tables, with delicate curved stretchers, resides at Rideau Hall in Ottawa. Learn how Peter Coolican made the stretchers and s... READ MORE

Lamp Pulls

Wood Turning: Most ceiling fans, and many lamps, come with lower quality, machine turned pulls. They are practical, but they are often far from attractive. So, why... READ MORE

Build it Once

Home Improvement: 11 Tips for a Stronger, Longer Lasting Deck ... READ MORE

OSMO UV-Protection Oil Extra

Optimal Wood Protection From the Sun... READ MORE

Power Carving

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Woodchuckle: Learning to Woodwork - Part 2: The Lathe

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Home Project: This counter-top breadbox will make a fine addition to your kitchen or a hand-made gift. ... READ MORE

A Sawhorse: How to Build a Silent Partner

Shop Project: We don’t have to tell you how handy sawhorses are in the shop. They act like silent partners, assisting us whenever we need extra support.... READ MORE

Leaping Trout

Intarsia Project: This is an enjoyable intarsia project that uses the trace method for pattern transfer. ... READ MORE

Woodchuckle: Learning to Woodwork (Conclusion)

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Add a Woven Gate to your Yard

Home Improvement: A gate is a bit like a necktie – it gives you the opportunity to add some pizzazz to an otherwise simple look. This is a unique gate that w... READ MORE

Restoring a Historic Porch with Custom Details

Home Improvement: Attention to heritage details is the key to restoring this porch and maintaining the original look of the home. ... READ MORE

Selecting and Using a Saw Blade

Shop Essentials: The quality of a cut is largely determined by the saw blade you’re using, and how you’re using it. For most woodworkers, selecting a b... READ MORE

Dowel Joinery: Simple, Strong and Accurate

Shop Skills: Using dowels for joinery can be a very strong and accurate method. It’s also generally a very simple technique to master. I think woodworkers te... READ MORE

Getting Started

Wood Carving... READ MORE

Demo Demon Amped

The Ultimate Framing and Demolition Saw Blade... READ MORE

Scroll Saw Wall Art Project

Home Project: Create this contour line wall art with your scroll saw to remind you of your favourite lake or river when you're not there.... READ MORE

Intersections Wood Gallery and Studio

Specializing in the art of trees and objects made from wood... READ MORE

Carver's Vise

Wood Carving... READ MORE

DMT's DuoSharp

Tool Review: I've been using Japanese waterstones for quite a few years. Although they work very well, I find that they require frequent flattening, and a soft... READ MORE