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All the tools and supplies for your home improvement projects in one place. Dive in and find the right tool for the job.

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How to Assemble RTA Cabinets

Assembling cabinetry is not as difficult as you might think. We'll show you how.

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8 Bad Measuring Habits You Should Drop

Consistently making bad cuts and wasting material? A bad measuring habit may be the cause. Learn about mistakes you may...


How to Make Solar-Powered House Numbers

Your dinner guests will never miss your house again once you install these solar-powered house numbers.


Metal, Wood and More: Tools and Tips for All Kinds of Cuts

These will definitely get you out of a few jams.


Which Is The Best Kind Of Hammer Head?

Not all hammer heads are created equal. But which one is the best?

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What to Know About Coping Trim

Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.


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Sawhorse Plans

Five great sawhorses for your DIY workshop

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Impact Drill: What It Is and When Do You Use it?

Impact drills, better known as impact drivers, are handheld tools designed to drive screws fast. We're here to help you...


Stuff We Love: 3 Distinctly Different Framing Hammers

This edition of Stuff We Love focuses in on three framing hammers with a variety of uses and nifty features.


Jigsaws: How to Use and Cut With a Jigsaw

Use a versatile jigsaw tool to cut lumber, plywood, metal and tile.


Simple Hacks to Maximize Your Sawhorses

How to get the most from folding metal horses—and other breeds

How to Use a Power Planer

And electric planer: It shaves and shapes wood like a hand plane, a belt sander and a jointer all rolled...


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How to Use a Benchtop Wood Planer

Smooth rough lumber, clean up sawn edges and reclaim salvaged boards with a wood planer


Amazing Miter Joint Clamp

Make these amazing miter joint clamps now so that you have them the next time someone needs a frame.


Framing Square Drilling Jig

Want to cut holes in the same spot in a whole pile of workpieces? Read on to learn how to...


Top Trim Carpentry Tools

A veteran trimmer reveals his secret weapons

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How to Build Small Sawhorses

Baby saw horses for the shop


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How to Use a Block Plane

Tips for using and sharpening the versatile block plane.


The Best Sander for Finishing Cabinets

Random orbital sanders do the best job of finish-sanding wood.


Building Cabinets With Pocket Screws

Intimidated by cabinet work? Even a novice can make fine joints with pocket screws