Canadian Woodworking & Home Improvement

Canadian Woodworking

Fred Miller

Canadian Quotes: Fred Miller on power naps, drafting and teaching his daughter woodworking....READ MORE

Build A Patio Harvest Table

Outdoor Furniture: There’s something about the simplicity of a table, and the joy of sharing a meal with friends around a handcrafted piece of furniture that...READ MORE

NovelTeak Teaklam Z Grade Panels

Introducing Novelteak Teaklam Z Grade laminated panels from A&M Wood Specialty....READ MORE

Build a Blanket Box

Furniture Project: Offering much needed bedroom storage space, and a place to sit for a moment, this blanket box design is fun to build, and very customizable to y...READ MORE

Cherry Serving Tray

Turning Project: A serving tray is a great way to embellish any dining room table. Try different woods for dramatically different results. ...READ MORE

Quick and Easy Sharpening

Water-cooled sharpening systems that operate at very low speeds minimize your time sharpening, yet produce perfect results every time.VISIT SITE

Free Easy Gift Plans

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Premium Blades For Precise Cuts

Get clean, accurate cuts on your table saw or mitre saw by using premium blades specifically designed for the job at hand.VISIT SITE


Creative Project: Kids love chalkboards, and the bigger the better. Whether it's to play a quick game of tic-tac-toe, or to draw a picture, your children will ...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

Tips for Buying or Renovating

Home Improvement: Here are a few of the most critical points to consider when buying a home or deciding to take on a major renovation. There are so many aspects in...READ MORE

Getting an Education in Construction

Community:  Alberta - Kasandra Bliss has gone through tough times in recent years, but is more determined than ever to see her career in construction come to ...READ MORE

Build an Electric Guitar - Without the Fancy Tools

Instrument Project: If you’ve ever thought of building an electric guitar but didn’t like the idea of needing a number of specialized tools, we’v...READ MORE

ā€œCā€ Cab Stake Truck

Here is a cool toy that you can build over a few evenings or on the weekend. For even greater enjoyment build it with a young friend at hand. Leave it 'au naturel' or apply...READ MORE

Sienci Labs LongMill Benchtop CNC

Shop News: Take your woodworking to the next level with the LongMill Benchtop CNC machine.VISIT SITE

Board & Batten Wood Siding

Home Improvement: Vertical wood siding is a time-proven, versatile, environmentally friendly, locally available option that requires minimal tools and equipment to...READ MORE

Precision Panel Sanding

For any woodworker who does a lot of sanding, particularly of shop sawn veneer and wide panels, a drum sander is a godsend.VISIT SITE

Make a Wood Hand Plane in an Afternoon

Shop Tools: Wooden planes offer flexibility that is unmatched by metal planes. Using the same construction, a plane can easily be made long or short, wide or narro...READ MORE

Pen Making is Easy and Fun

It’s a relatively easy and inexpensive hobby to get into as it doesn’t require a large amount of space or a vast array of tools.VISIT SITE

Sanding is a Piece Maker

Turning Techniques: Take the drudgery out of sanding and realize the full potential of your projects. ...READ MORE

Perfect Holes Need Perfect Bits

Flat curved rims with inside bevels, dual chippers, and a center spur enable Forstner bits to cut perfectly round flat-bottom holes.VISIT SITE

8 Real Life Shops

Shop Profiles: From basements and crawlspaces to outbuildings and apartments, there’s a shop here for everyone. This collection is about as diverse as can be...READ MORE

Spiral Cutterheads Outperform

Retrofit your planer or jointer with quality spiral cutterheads.VISIT SITE

Build a Mandolin Holder

Weekend Project: This holder will keep your mandolin accessible, while making sure it doesn’t get damaged. ...READ MORE

Langevin Forest Positioning Squares ā€“ 12 pack

Get that job done right with that perfect 90° angle on inside or outside corners.VISIT SITE

Healthy Clear Coatings: What They Are, How They Work and Why You Should Use Them

Wood Finishing: We woodworkers cover a lot of project styles and applications; but which finish is best for what project? Which will give us the enhancing result w...READ MORE

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

Demi-Lune Table

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Flags Puzzle

Puzzle Project: It’s rewarding to be able to share your woodworking interests with family, friends, and colleagues during festive seasons. Make a few of thes...READ MORE

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Win some great new products, offered generously by our sponsors...READ MORE

Make a Set of Cam Clamps

Shop Project: Easy and inexpensive to make, these quickly adjusting clamps with non-marring jaws are ideal for a wide range of light duty clamping jobs....READ MORE

Custom Exterior Stair Stringers

Home Improvement: With a logical approach, and a little know-how, creating custom stair stringers can be an efficient and enjoyable project....READ MORE

Create New Design Possibilities

Veneers applied to solid wood or sheet stock offer you a whole new world of design options and are very economical.VISIT SITE

BESSEY GearKlamp

Shop News: With the new GearKlamp, BESSEY moved the handle to make clamping easier.VISIT SITE

Maple Leaf Bowl

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Fast and Accurate Nailing

Pneumatic and cordless nailers provide a convenient and easy way to speed up the assembly and installation process.VISIT SITE

Spray Your Way to a Gorgeous Finish

Save time and money, reduce overspray, and get a blemish-free finish with an easy-to-use turbine-driven HVLP system.VISIT SITE

Titebond Instant Bond CA Adhesive

Provides a strong, permanent bond and is ideal for hard to reach joints or surface areas that are difficult to clamp.VISIT SITE

Woodchuckle: Christmas Wrap

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Low-Angle Block Plane Review

Tool Review: We tested four models of block planes for you – here is how they fared. ...READ MORE

Save Space with a Combo

Exceptional quality, unique engineering features, and a small footprint make combination machines a worthwhile consideration.VISIT SITE

Top 10 Considerations When Hiring a Contractor

Top Ten: It’s rewarding to do a job yourself, but some projects may require special skills that you don’t have. Other projects might be too large ...READ MORE

Top 10 Tips for Using a Band saw

We know setting up a band saw properly is critical to getting good results from this shop workhorse, but that means nothing without getting into the details. Consider these band sa...READ MORE

Good Tools Last

Top quality power tools from major brands pay for themselves over time, in improved efficiency and a longer service life.VISIT SITE