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How to Select, Stain, and Finish Plywood for Woodworking Projects

Plywood is one of the most versatile and cost-effective building materials, and as a result, it is also one of the most popular. So many home DIY projects involve the use of this type of wood, and in order

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22 Different Types of Saws and their Uses for DIYers

When it comes to equipping your home workshop with an assortment of cutting tools, it is best to understand what the different types of saws are and how they can be beneficial to your woodworking jobs.

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The Guide on How to Cut Ceramic, Porcelain, and Marble Tile

If you're considering a DIY bathroom or kitchen remodel, you'll likely need to know how to cut tile, among other projects such as ​installation, and cutting galvanized pipe for plumbing. If you've never

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A Step-By-Step Guide on How to Tile a Shower

If your bathroom is a bit drab, it might be time to replace and update your shower. Adding tile to your shower is a great way to give it a boost, and usually results in an increase in your home value.

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How to Mix, Grout, and Seal Your Tile

If you are a hard-core do-it-yourselfer, then you already have and will continue to take on a lot of home improvement projects. When people renovate kitchens and bathrooms, one of the most dramatic changes

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How to Build a Crib [Steb-by-Step Guide]

Building a crib for your little one on the way, not only can save you money but it can also create a family heirloom to pass down for generations. By learning how to build a crib, you can have one ready

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How to Make Tile Shine

​Tile is a common and beautiful choice in homes all around the world. Used as as both flooring and for bathrooms, tile is highly durable and cleans up nicely. Over time, though, tile can begin to loose

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How to Make a Simple DIY Pallet Headboard

The possibilities of a pallet headboard are nearly endless. With the creative opportunities of a DIY pallet project, you are also bringing in a comfy addition to your bedroom. Overall, it’s an easy project

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How to Cut Wood Slices from Logs for Your Next DIY Project

Cutting wood slices is an ideal woodworking technique that can be used for a variety of projects. These wood slices make wonderful coaster and ornament pieces as well as chargers and decorative surfaces.

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How to Cut Plexiglass with a Jigsaw

​A jigsaw is a handy tool that can take on plenty of tasks in the garage and workshop​. However, it is important to know what a jigsaw is best used for. If you're wondering how to cut plexiglass, a

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How to Make a Table Saw Fence

​Whenever you make cuts with a table saw, a table saw fence helps guide your wood through the cut. The fence ensures your cut is straight and smooth, while also potentially helping to reduce the risk

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How to Build a Doghouse out of Pallets

Let’s face it - we all love our pets. Having a dog is one of the most enjoyable experiences shared by people worldwide. Part of having a dog is making sure that dog has all he or she needs to live a

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