Carpentry & Framing

Building Stairs In Your Home

Building stairs at first glance seems to involve a great deal of work but by using the proper tools and working safely you should be able to build a set of stairs in less than 10 hours.  The tools you will need to build a proper staircase include a square, tape measure, level, tape, a […]

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Installing Crown Molding In Your Home

There are few things you can do to add real culture to your home that is easier than installing crown molding. While time consuming, it is something you can certainly do yourself if you know what the right steps are to take. By planning properly and taking the right steps you can add a real […]

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How To Choose The Right Tools For Hardwood Floors

Nowadays many new homes have some type of hardwood flooring, either in the wide open living space and kitchen or throughout the home. They seem to be easier to take care of to some people. It really depends on that person and whether or not you actually like the look of hardwood, but most do. […]

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How To Choose The Right Tools To Work With Crown Molding

One of the biggest mistakes that the majority of do-it-yourself homeowners make during a home improvement project, is trying to finish the job without having the right tools.  Everyone is guilty of taking a shortcut or trying to save money and opt to inventing different methods to perform a home improvement task by using the […]

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How To Choose The Right Tools For Cabinets

When it comes to your kitchen, does it need a update? Do you want new cabinets to give you more space? Need to refinish your cabinets or maybe just repaint them to save money, but give you the look you are wanting. You can do whatever you want to your cabinets in your kitchen or […]

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How To Find The Right Tools For Building A Deck

Are you wanting to make your backyard look even better by adding a deck? Do you have all the right tools to build that deck? What exactly will you need to get the job done? Let’s find out.

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How To Select And Use The Right Sandpaper For The Job

Sanding is not quite as simple as grabbing a piece of sand paper and using it or attaching it to your power sander. You must consider the coarseness of the sandpaper as well as the material from which it is made. Choosing the right sandpaper for your project can make a real difference in the […]

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How To Steam Bend Wood

Steam bending wood is a skill that is valuable when it comes to carpentry. Whether you are building a rocking chair or a decorative gazebo, there are a number of reasons you may want to bend wood into an arc. Though it does take the right equipment and some know-how, steam bending can give your […]

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