Tag: woodwork

Creating Butt Joints

| April 9, 2015
Creating Butt Joints

This guide takes a look at one of the most common joints used in woodworking, the simple but versatile Butt Joint.

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Shaping Wood by Hand

| August 11, 2014
Shaping Wood by Hand

Although much of the cutting and shaping of wood is best done with power tools, being able to shape wood using hand tools is a useful skill to have.

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Painting Wooden Mouldings

| October 21, 2011

There are several different techniques for painting the moulded wood around your home such as skirting boards, picture rails and balustrades.

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