Canadian Woodworking & Home Improvement

“C” Cab Stake Truck

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Make a Wooden Tie Box

Weekend Project: We all know ties are the focal point of a man’s suit. In the meantime, why not show them off with this easy-to-make project?

Purchase a SawStop and Get A FREE Upgrade

Purchase SawStop’s Professional Cabinet Saw and upgrade for FREE. Save $271 and your fingers!... READ MORE

Build a Deacon's Bench

Seating Project: A deacon’s bench will provide you with storage and a comfy place to sit, whether it’s at your front door or the foot of your bed.

Hollow & Flat Grinding

Tool Sharpening: The method you choose to sharpen an edge tool, such as a plane iron or chisel, will result in either a hollow ground or flat tool face. ... READ MORE

Clean Cuts with New Table Saws

Shop News: Most woodworkers are aware that handling sheet goods can be difficult with most 10” table saws.... READ MORE

Bridge City Multi-Tool

Shop News: The MT-2 Multi-Tool combines most of the tools required for doing layouts into one combination tool. ... READ MORE

Turn Between Centers Pen Mandrel

Shop News: This new Turn Between Centers mandrel system from William Wood-Write lets you turn more accurate, consistent and concentric pen barrels.READ MORE

ProEdge Sharpening System

Shop News: As a woodturner, you know the value of a sharp chisel; it delivers cleaner, smoother cuts with less tearout. With the ProEdge Sharpening System from Rob... READ MORE

Benchtop Sanding Machines

Finishing Touch: Benchtop sanders make short work of sanding convex, concave, flared and irregularly shaped stock, as well as some veneered and solid panels.

Hot Products 2014

Hot Products 2014: With the wide selection of new products that come out annually, it can be overwhelming to keep up to date with everything that hits the market. ... READ MORE

Hand Saws

Hand Saws... READ MORE

One Lazy Son-in-Law

Wood Chuckle: Don’s son-in-law helps him build an addition.

Great Turning Tools

Shop News: Looking for a longer-lasting edge? Outstanding balance and comfort? Workmanship that provides a lifetime guarantee?... READ MORE

Build a Huon Pine ‘Clasp’ Table

Home Project: Join one of Canada’s most prolific furniture makers as he turns a very special board, gifted to him decades ago, into a beautiful coffee table.... READ MORE

Make a Simple Textured Box

Weekend Project: These boxes are so easy and fun to make, you won’t know when to stop. Grab a few small pieces of wood and see where this basic starting poin... READ MORE

Bill Maniotakis

Canadian Quotes – Bill Maniotakis on retirement, finishing and the importance of building boxes.

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

Ridgid Hyperdrive 18-Gauge Cordless Brad Nailer

Shop News: Drop the hose and get to work faster with the Ridgid 18V Brushless 18-Gauge brad nailer... READ MORE

Get the Most Out of Your CNC

Know Your Tools: Benchtop CNC Routers... READ MORE

Winners in our Portable Table Saw Contest

Congratulations to the 4 Winners in our Portable Table Saw Contest... READ MORE

Build an Arched-Top Wall Mirror with Curved Drawers

Heirloom Project: This cherry and birdseye maple wall mirror will look great in a front entrance or hallway. It may appear to be a challenging project, but the con... READ MORE

Top 10 Lumber Breakout Tips

Top Ten: Breaking out lumber begins the process of turning rough material into a finished project. Complete this step properly, and you’ll have an easier tim... READ MORE

Ruffled Bowl

Turning Project: If a stunning centerpiece, or a unique gift, is what you’re after, look no further. This turned and shaped piece of wood art is a lot of fun... READ MORE


HomeInOn: There are a lot of great choices when it comes to siding your new or existing home, garage or workshop. Learn more about the pros and cons of the most po... READ MORE

Magnum Industrial 10" Overarm Blade Guard

The Easy Way to Upgrade Your Table Saw's Blade Guard.... READ MORE

Little Ripper Bandsaw Blade

Shop News: When re-sawing or cutting straight we recommend our 5/8» x .025» x 3 or 4 TPI high tungsten impregnated silicon hardedge hardback blade.&nbs... READ MORE

ISOtunes Noise Isolating Bluetooth Earbuds

Shop News: ISOtunes PRO IT-01 are the world’s first Bluetooth headphones that provide the benefit of proven hearing protection. ... READ MORE

Titebond III - An Adhesive That Does Everything

Shop News: Titebond III Ultimate Wood Glue is the first one-part, water cleanup wood glue ever offered that is proven waterproof. ... READ MORE

Get the Most Out of Your Benchtop Thickness Planer

Know Your Tools: Benchtop Thickness Planers

Build a Planter Box

Outdoor Project: These solid-looking planter boxes can be custom sized to fit that perfect spot in your yard. The build process is fun and easy, and the finished l... READ MORE

Two-Handed Rasps by the Unplugged Woodshop

Shop News: For years, Tom Fidgen has been watching woodworkers use traditional-style rasps for shaping their work...he finally decided... READ MORE

RALI Chisel Case

Shop News from our supporting advertisers. Do you carry heavy tool boxes around and still don’t have the right tool for the job? The RALI Chisel Case is what you need!... READ MORE

DIY Hidden Beds

Shop News: If you’re looking to add a guest bed, but you don’t have a large enough or dedicated room, Hidden Bed Factory has exactly what you’re ... READ MORE

The Roots of my Addiction

Beginner's Journey: When it comes to getting into woodworking, everyone has a different story.

Build a Kids’ Train Set

Community Project: This fun train set is a simple project to make, will introduce kids to how enjoyable woodworking can be and will allow you to spend some time wi... READ MORE

Toronto-Based Woodworking School

Shop News: If you’re looking to learn woodworking skills and techniques, take a look at In The Grain Workshop. ... READ MORE

King Deluxe 18" Wood Bandsaw

Shop News: The KC-1802FXB ultimate 18" deluxe resaw bandsaw was recently unveiled by King Canada.... READ MORE

Japanese-Inspired Shop Storage

Shop Storage: It’s nice to have at least some of your shop storage solutions look fantastic. This cabinet is inspired by the tansu that have been hand crafte... READ MORE

Wood Cuts & Shrinkage

Woods To Know: The location of a specific cut in a log determines its grain pattern or figure. Let's look at wood shrinkage, and the effect that drying has on ... READ MORE

Compact Air Compressors

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

Portable Table Saws Under $500

Tool Comparison: Some small shops are so tight on space that a permanently set-up table saw isn’t an option. Portable table saws are often the tool of choice... READ MORE