Canadian Woodworking & Home Improvement

Canadian Woodworking

Make a Double-Sided Checker Board

Game Project: Whether you're relaxing by the lake, or having some quiet family time in your backyard, board games are great fun to have around. They're eve...READ MORE

Kolrosing a Wooden Spoon with a Classic Basket Weave

Kolrosing is a wood decorating technique from the Viking age of Scandinavia, and very likely earlier. It involves using the tip of a knife to separate wood fibres, scoring a design...READ MORE

Get the Most Out of Your CNC

Know Your Tools: Benchtop CNC Routers. The key to successful CNCing is learning how to use the software....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

Artisan Rolling Pin

Weekend Project: Most rolling pins hang out in a drawer until it’s time to whip up a batch of pastry, but this eye-catching beauty is meant to be seen, even ...READ MORE

Wood Grain

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Making a Louis Cube Design

Finer Details: This type of design is quite easy to create, as long as you have the proper jigs and can work fairly accurately....READ MORE

Veritas Flushing Chisels

Veritas is flush with answers....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

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

Install Kitchen Pullout Drawers

Home Improvement: It's easier than you'd think to install functional, space-saving pullout drawers in your existing kitchen cabinets. ...READ MORE

Top 10 Corner Joints for Boxes

Top Ten: Although not an exhaustive list of joints, you will find that the vast majority of wooden boxes employ one of these types to secure their corners. ...READ MORE

Sculpted Joinery

Finer Details: Take advantage of the sculptural properties of wood with this skillfully and tastefully crafted joint. ...READ MORE

Free Easy Gift Plans

Free Easy Gift Plans...READ MORE

Glue With Confidence

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

Files & Rasps

Shop Essentials: Today's woodworker has many options for shaping and smoothing, and invariably the first tools that come to mind are usually powered. Rout...READ MORE

Wood Cuts and How They React to Moisture

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Home Project: A simple kitchen table with an interesting visual design element is what this table is all about....READ MORE

Minimize Shop Dust

A cyclone collector is the most efficient and effective alternative to conventional dust management systems.VISIT SITE

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

Bosch Saw Offers Extreme Portability

Shop Tested...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

Liven Up with Live Edge Lumber

Create spectacularly unique furniture with domestic live edge lumber.VISIT SITE

Polyurethane Dust Collector Hose

Upgrade your dust collection system with Magnum Industrial's new polyurethane hoses. They're tough, flexible, and clear.VISIT SITE

Companion Cremation Urn

Memorial Project...READ MORE

Rikon’s 4-Piece Woodturning System

Shop News: Developed for the experienced or novice wood turner, RIKON’s turning system features tungsten carbide cutters that keep their sharp cutting eVISIT SITE


Sitting down to enjoy delicious food and quality time with guests is great. Even better is being able to deliver a charcuterie board everyone can eat from....READ MORE

Andres Schneiter

Canadian Quotes: …on his jigs, computers and working 16-hour days. ...READ MORE

Woodworking Rookie: Cry me a river

Beginner's Journey: River tables are all the craze today, and they're really easy to make. Or so I thought....READ MORE

Turning Takes More Than A Lathe

To get the most out of your lathe you need top quality turning tools, chucks, drive centers, tool rests, and other lathe accessories.VISIT SITE

Open a Little Library at your Home

Community Project: If you’re looking for a way to get to know your neighbours, and show off your woodworking skills, this project is for you. The little libr...READ MORE

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

Premium Bandsaw Blades Cut Smoother

Increase your productivity and accuracy when ripping, resawing, and cutting curves by using the right blade.VISIT SITE

Woodchuckle: Designers

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Make a Kid’s Art Storage Box

Kid’s Project: The perfect level of difficulty for a kid’s birthday party, this is a fun and easy project for most kids to do, and leaves them with a d...READ MORE

Make a Pen-Holder Puzzle

Weekend Project: Wood can do some wonderful things, and one of them is compress. Use hot water to create this trick pen holder; I bet few of your friends will be a...READ MORE

Two-Sided Blades Are Great Value

Upgrade your planer or jointer cutterheads with easy and quick to install two sided replaceable Tersa knives.VISIT SITE

Install a Backsplash

Home Improvement: A step-by-step guide on how to install a tile backsplash or shower surround. ...READ MORE

Make an Intricate Christmas Ornament

This little gem will get people asking, “How did you do that?” As they hold it close, looking for the secret, they’ll also ask, “Is it one piece?&rdquo...READ MORE

Top 10 Tools for Adding Curves to Your Work

Top Ten: Straight lines are relatively easy to create in a shop setting. Curves are more of a challenge to produce, though they can add a lot to the overall look o...READ MORE

Spice Rack

Home Project: This simple spice rack keeps your spices close at hand when cooking. You can either hang it from the wall or sit it on the counter, using its optiona...READ MORE

Make Your Own Baseboard

Home Improvement: If you’re looking for a unique look or a specific function from your baseboards, it might be best to make your own. Some basic shop tools &...READ MORE

Power Feed for Precision

A power feeder keeps stock tight to the fence, maintaining a steady feed rate, and delivering accurate, consistent results.VISIT SITE

MicroGrain Carbide Makes The Cut

Hi-density carbide combined with titanium results in a sharper cutting edge that gives a better finish with a much longer cutting life.VISIT SITE