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How to Paint Picture Frames

Picture frames are a must have for décor. But, what if standard black and white colors don’t suit your trendy taste? You can quickly learn how to paint picture frames and pick your frame colors. This

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Miter Saw vs Compound Miter Saw: What are the Differences?

While it can be easy to mistake the miter saw for a compound miter saw, they are both very different in their application and operation. Both saws provide accurate angled cuts. You are able to do a little

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Miter Saw vs Circular Saw: Which is Best and When to Use Each

When it comes to your woodworking projects, you have plenty of saw options. One of your choices may be between a miter saw and a circular saw. These saws each have their own set of benefits and uses that

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How Long to Let Paint Dry For

​You have finished applying a fresh coat of paint. Now you have to wait for it to dry before moving on to the next step. Quick Navigation ​How Long to Let Paint Dry For​Paint Dry Times During Painting​How

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The Different Types of Sanders and How to Use Them

When you have a wood project which needs a smooth surface, the perfect way to get that seamless, smooth finish is to use a sander. While there are a variety of different types of sanders available on the

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How to Build a Dog Fence for Cheap

If you are a dog owner, chances are you are looking for a pawsome idea to contain your dogs. This is probably because you want your dogs to have their off-leash time, stay close, and be active, healthy

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The Guide to Choosing the Best Wood for Scroll Saw Projects

From the simplistic elegance of dovetail joints to the most intricate of intarsia, the scroll saw enables you to create the cleanest, most precise cuts on your wood. Choosing the best wood for your scroll

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How to Spackle: A Complete Guide for Your Home

Damaged drywall can come from nearly anywhere. Holes in the wall from pins or nails where art has been hung, holes from accidents, or scratches from moving furniture. These and other such indentations,

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How to Apply Polycrylic to Wood

There’s nothing quite like a natural wood finish on cabinets, tables, doors, desks, and other types of furniture around the home. Enhancing the beautiful natural grain and protecting wood surfaces is

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How to Paint Metal File Cabinets and Lockers

Re-purposing or sprucing up metal cabinets is a trendy way to add unique pieces to your home. Want to try out this cool trend? Keep reading to find out how to paint metal cabinets, file cabinets, and even

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A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Cut Galvanized Pipe

Many home improvement projects require the need to cut a galvanized pipe. You may have a plumbing project which requires the need to fit a new pipe extension into an existing pipe. Or, you may be using

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A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Lacquer Wood

Using lacquer to finish your wood piece can provide you a nice clear coat that is durable and attractive. This will ensure your wood piece lasts and always has a nice luster to it. Knowing how to lacquer

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