Canadian Woodworking & Home Improvement

Canadian Woodworking

Fancy Business Card Cases

Weekend Project: Make these fancy card-holders – by the dozen – and you’ll become a favourite woodworker among your family and friends. ...READ MORE

Lidded Jewellery Box

Turning Project: One of the most popular items to make when you decide to take up woodturning is a lidded box. This turned box is an excellent study of different t...READ MORE

Freud CNC Router Bit Series

Get the Most Out of Your CNC Router....READ MORE

Getting Started

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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

Children’s Table and Chairs

Kids’ Furniture: This unique table solves the problem of what to do with your children's art supplies. Simply flip up the top and you have lots of storag...READ MORE

Build a Box with Bevelled Corners

Weekend Project: Bevelled corners are visually very clean, but they can be on the weak side. Learn a new technique to add strength and style to a box with bevelled...READ MORE

Use Properly Dried Lumber

Make sure the lumber you buy is properly dried, in the 6 to 8 percent moisture content range.VISIT SITE

Installing Crown Moulding - Part 2

Home Improvement: Sloped ceilings are quite popular in houses – adding crown moulding really adds to the value and the beauty of the home. ...READ MORE

Woodchuckle: Trials of a Small Shop

Woodchuckle...READ MORE

Router Bits For Home Improvement

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12 Ways To Add Texture With Tools You Already Have

Shop Skills: If you can open your eyes to what else your tools can do, you will start to look at your cherished tool collection in a whole new light. ...READ MORE

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

Free Easy Gift Plans

Free Easy Gift Plans...READ MORE

Low-Angle Block Plane Review

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

Control Wood Movement

Knowing the moisture content of your wood will help you to determine when the wood is stable enough to use.VISIT SITE

Upgrade Your Planer Cutterhead

Shop News: Upgrade your 20" planer with a high performance 132-knife spiral cutterhead.VISIT SITE

Build A Pie Safe

Home Project: If you’re in need of extra storage space, a pie safe may be the missing ingredient. Before refrigeration was commonplace, they were used to kee...READ MORE

Mini-Mite 3 PLATINUM

Shop News: The Mini-Mite 3 PLATINUM gives you enough power to achieve a flawless finish every time.VISIT SITE

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

Perfect Glue-Ups

Good quality clamps that exert the right amount of clamping pressure are essential for edge-gluing, joinery, and project assembly.VISIT SITE

Clamps That Make Precise Installation of Cabinet Drawer Fronts Easy

Medina, MN – Rockler Woodworking and Hardware has introduced a new type of clamp that makes it easier to install perfectly aligned drawer fronts on cabinets. Sold in pai...READ MORE

Power Carve a Serving Dish

Weekend Project: Power carving is a woodworking technique that not many woodworkers know much about. With a bit of knowledge and a healthy dose of practice, you ca...READ MORE

Lee Valley Bow Saw

Shop News: For working on curved forms, these tools offer a simple, effective way to sand contours evenly without digging in.VISIT SITE

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

Glue With Confidence

Nontoxic, solvent-free PVA glue provides superior bond strength, long open assembly time, and good gap filling properties.VISIT SITE

Leaping Trout

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

Fast and Accurate Nailing

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

Building Big Things In A Small Space

Project Planning: Just because you have a small space to create doesn’t necessarily limit you to small projects. There are many things that ...READ MORE

Build A Modern Coffee Table

Heirloom Project: This mitred coffee table includes clean lines, storage and a chance to add some interesting, visible joints. It also provides a comfy place to pu...READ MORE

Power Carving

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Magnum Industrial Polyurethane Dust Collector Hose

Shop News: Improve the performance and efficiency of your dust collection system with Magnum Industrial polyurethane dust collector hoses.VISIT SITE

Buying and Restoring Used Machines

Shop Machinery: Here are some tips from someone who repairs machinery professionally so you can arm yourself with enough knowledge to feel confident making your ne...READ MORE

Dovetail Jigs

Router Basics: Dovetails are the hallmark of finely crafted furniture; they are attractive, strong and can elevate a project from the average to extraordinary. The...READ MORE

Ryobi One + Battery

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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

Battery-Powered String Trimmers

Tool Comparison: We take a look at the wide selection of battery-powered string trimmers between 36 and 58 volts that are on the market this spring. ...READ MORE

Build a Moxon Vise

Weekend Project: This little bench top-helper will lend a hand at a moment’s notice.  ...READ MORE

Save By Exchanging Your Blades

You can save up to 40 percent when you purchase returnable cutting tools – saw blades, hole saws, oscillating blades, drill bits and router bits.VISIT SITE

Enter For Your Chance to WIN

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

First-of-its-kind Calligraphy Kit for Pen Turners

Shop News: Pen turners have long been looking for a kit to make their own customized calligraphy pens. VISIT SITE

Minor Wood Repairs Made Easy

Both putties and fillers can be used to repair defects in wood – the one you use will depend, in large part, on the finish you apply.VISIT SITE

Table Tops and Wood Movement

Wood Science: Most people have seen one form or another of failed table tops. Sometimes they crack down the middle. Sometimes they are so badly warped that they&rs...READ MORE