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How to 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 to give it a finished look, most turn to stain. We have put together a comprehensive…

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25 Awesome, Easy Woodworking Projects for Kids of all Ages

Introducing children to ​wood projects ​is a fantastic idea, no matter what age they are. Your kids will learn how to build and create while working with their hands, boosting confidence while simultaneously making something of use. Enjoy our top 25 easy wood projects for kids. List of Children Woodworking Projects Dive into our favorite…

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50 Small Wood Projects That Are Simple and Easy

​We’ve put together 50 different simple home wood projects ​for you to tackle today. These small wood projects plans might surprise you with how easy to follow they are, even for beginners. Small Wood Projects 1. Wooden Cup Holder Sofa Sleeve This wood cup holder goes perfectly on your sofa’s arm. Check out the small…

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How to Match Wood Stain

Whether you’re patching a deck or installing new trim, sometimes you need to match new stain with an existing color. This article gives you all the info you need to get the perfect match. It also covers the process for custom matching stain, and gives you a helpful explanation of the factors that make stain…

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7 Best Dust Collectors

If you do a lot of woodworking projects or have a workshop, you know how sawdust can easily spread everywhere after you’re done operating a sander or a saw. This sawdust doesn’t only cause a mess, but it’s also a serious health hazard for the lungs and shortens the lifespans of valuable machines you have.…

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How to Remove Dark Stain From Wood

When stain is too dark, it can detract from the beauty of the wood. Read on to learn several methods for removing dark stain from wood. This article covers the removal of commercial stain with oxalic acid, two-part wood bleach, and laundry bleach. It also addresses a removal technique for black water stains on wood. …

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7 Best Woodworking Vises

Woodworkers surely agree that the vise is among the most invaluable tools in the work shed. Without them, it’ll be a struggle to cut, hammer, drill, bend, and shape the object you’re working on. Apart from woodworking, vises are used in a number of other applications, including, but not limited to model-making, metalworking, and electronics. …

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How to Get Wood Stain off Skin

This article covers the different formulations of stains and explains why they stick to your skin. It then details the methods and ingredients necessary to remove stain from skin, and ends with a few tips to keep your skin stain-free during your next wood stain project.  Getting Wood Stain off Skin Removing wood stain from…

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9 Best Soft Close Drawer Slides

A soft close drawer slide is able to help out with two main tasks. First, it will help to prevent the slamming of drawers because there is a damper put on It to catch the drawer and slow down the closing force. The second type is going to use two large springs to help soft…

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Water Based vs Oil Based Wood Stain

In this article, you’ll learn about the two varieties of wood stain (oil-based and water-based). We’ll teach you their qualities and uses, similarities and differences, and how to choose between them. Read on to discover the major differentiating factor between water-based and oil-based stains, as well which one is better overall.  What Is Wood Stain?…

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6 Best Stain Sprayer Guns for Woodworking

Renovating around the home can be fun, especially if you can find methods that help you do it quickly and efficiently. While there are many tools that can help you get the work done quickly, a good stain sprayer can speed up the process while making it look like a professional got the work done.…

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Best Deck Sealer for Pressure Treated Wood

The pressure treatment of your wood is an important way to add protection to a wood deck or other option to prevent rot. It involves an infusion of chemicals into the pores of the wood to help repel insects and other things that will ruin the wood. While a pressure treatment can provide a lot…