Canadian Woodworking & Home Improvement

Canadian Woodworking


Furniture Styles: After the Shaker, Chippendale is perhaps the best known north American style. Named after Thomas Chippendale, the style was derived from English,...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

The sanding discs that out-perform

Stockroom Supply now stocks 6"x 49-hole Klingspor PS33 disks for Festool sanders....READ MORE

A Unique Way to Wrap Presents

Weekend Project:  While you’re wrapping presents this year, head to the shop. There’s nothing more eye-catching than a handmade wooden ribbon and ...READ MORE

Stationary Joiners

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Save Space with a Combo

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

Elynyd Benjamin

Canadian Quotes: …on glue-ups, mistakes and being a morning person. ...READ MORE

Exact-Width Dado Jig

Shop Jigs: Cutting clean dados for case joinery is a fundamental skill for furniture makers. Dado joints are strong, self-squaring, and attractive. Some woodw...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

“C” 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

French Marquetry Techniques

Shop Skills: Marquetry has been adorning and ornamenting some of the most beautiful pieces of furniture in the world for many centuries. It's a craft whose det...READ MORE

18 Crucial Home Improvement Tools

Home improvement: Many DIYers don’t have a huge shop with dedicated space for everything they will ever need. If you want to focus on just the necessities wh...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

Free Easy Gift Plans

Free Easy Gift Plans...READ MORE

Desktop CNC Machines

Tool Technology: The top four desktop CNC options for the hobby or small professional workshop. ...READ MORE

Craft a Timeless Rocking Chair

Heirloom Project: A rocker is on just about every woodworker’s ‘bucket list’. If you can appreciate smooth, subtle curves and are up for a challe...READ MORE

Sienci Labs LongMill Benchtop CNC

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

Mini-Mite 3 PLATINUM

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

Burl Vase

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Dandy Daisy

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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

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

How to Design the Perfect Dock

Home Improvement: A how-to guide to building the ultimate dock for your cottage, cabin, camp or chalet....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

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

Festool Canada delivers unmatched mobility with new Systainer3 solutions

Festool’s latest generation of Systainer storage solutions — Systainer3 — connects the workshop and job­site like never before.VISIT SITE

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

Build a Clamp Rack

Shop Project: All shops have their organizational challenges, and there are as many solutions to these challenges as there are woodworkers. Here's a simple and...READ MORE

Combination Saw Blades

Shop Essentials: When it comes to a general purpose, workhorse saw blade, you can’t go wrong with a combination blade. ...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

Streamlined Workbench

Shop Project: A good workbench is one of the most important tools in a workshop. ...READ MORE

BESSEY GearKlamp

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

A Bit About Twist Drills

Tool Technology: You may never look at a humble twist drill bit the same way again. ...READ MORE

Pint-Sized Workbench

Shop Project: Build this super-sturdy, efficient workbench for your small shop and you’ll never regret it. It’s big on functionality, but small on spac...READ MORE

Planter Box

Home Project: Your patio is something to be enjoyed each summer, and this elegant planter will make your space even more enjoyable. ...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

Minimize Shop Dust

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


Utensil Project: A Löfftel is a spatula / spoon hybrid that’s sort of the multi-tool of cooking. Make one today and you’ll forever wonder wha...READ MORE

Peter Pierobon

Canadian Quotes: On Canadian exhibitions, gardens as inspiration and working wood like butter. ...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

Rabbets, Dados and Grooves

Router Skills: Rabbets, dados and grooves are basic forms of joinery found in most woodworking projects. Learning to do them correctly will give your woodworking s...READ MORE


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