Ultimate Pallet Breaker Tool (Plans)

DIY Pallet Stripper Woodworking with reclaimed wood and pallet wood especially has become very popular as of late. With the ever increasing and quite exorbitant prices tag placed on exotic woods, people often opt to build with pallet wood. Things like garden furniture and decorative fixtures are examples of articles where hardwoods would generally be overkill. The largest downside of building with pallet wood is the quite labored and time-consuming endeavor of…


All You Need To Know About Saw Blades – Choosing A Table Saw Blade

Carbide tip saw blades Odds are, when buying a new saw, whether table, circular or miter, it often comes fitted with a mediocre blade. While these types of blades are often all-rounders and are more than good enough to produce most cuts well enough, in some cases the woodworker may want to opt for a blade better suited to a specific task. In this articles we will be looking at all…


How To Make Quality Hand Cut Finger Joints

Finger Joint Tutorial

How to make finger joints with hand tools. Handmade joint making is a skill that really separates the men from the boys. Besides making for a better joint, joints add a level of sophistication to wooden articles crafted using them that is unmatched while being able to make them with hand tools is an art. If you are interested in practicing this art, finger/box joints should be your first step in…


Dog Feeding Station Plans – Large Breed Feeder With Food Storage

Raised Dog Feeder Plans

Raised dog feeder with sliding drawer for food. Your best friend deserves more than eating off the ground.Let them dine is style. With the Woodwork Junkie raised dog feeding station plans and tutorial, build a feeding station for large breeds. The beauty of this raised feeder is the easy access to the dry dog food stored inside. Note that as the design dimensions are dependent on the size of the container…


10 Woodworking Tips For Absolute Beginners

Tips For Beginners

Woodworking tips for beginners. Woodworking is a craft that rewards the woodworker with an object crafted by themselves. A hobby that allows them to give life to their ideas and so create articles that are beautiful, functional and unique. Getting started with a new hobby like woodworking can be a daunting endeavor. If you recently took up woodworking or maybe you’re still hanging in the balance trying to decide whether…


How To Make Money Woodworking – Turning Your Hobby Into A Income

Turning Your Hobby Into A Income

Woodworking – a hobby that can pay you for practicing it Your hobby is woodworking, you’ve got a couple of tools and have built a few project you’re quite proud of and now you’re asking yourself, “how to make money woodworking?”. Why would you want to make money with your hobby? Or more appropriately put, why wouldn’t you want to make money with your hobby. Woodworking can become an expensive…


Safety Equipment For Woodworking – Preventing Injury

Preventing injury in a woodworking shop

Work safe and stay safe. There are unfortunately many injuries associated with woodworking or more accurately the incorrect practicing thereof. These injuries can be as a result of a range of controllable situations like incorrect use of power tools or even poor housekeeping. For everything else, there are a great many, often inexpensive, safety controls and equipment available for the safe practice of woodworking.  Using the correct safety equipment for woodworking can…


The Best Leatherman Multi-Tool? Charge TTi Review

A look at the Charge TTI

Leatherman Charge TTI multi-tool review “The only tool I own that is very close to always with me is my Leatherman Charge.” Leatherman claims the Charge TTi was born after combining the most requested features and so creating what is considered to be the best Leatherman Multi-tool by many. Product Overview Weight: 8.2 oz/232 g Closed length: 4 in/10 cm Tools: 19 Warranty: 25 years Expect to pay: $170.00 We rate:…


DIY Wooden Guitar Stand With basic Power Tools

DIY Guitar stand with basic power tools

Easy build wooden guitar stand The Woodwork Junkie easy build DIY guitar stand is a great beginners project that only requires basic woodworking power tools. Make one for yourself and display your guitar in style or build a stand and sell it to make a few bucks. Either way, this is a simple project that can yield beautiful results. Great for woodworking enthusiasts of all skill levels. Tools and materials…


Make Wood Filler With Sawdust – How And Why?

Why Make Your Own Wood Filler?

Wood filler, the beginner’s friend. Wood filler is often used to repair or restore damaged wooden articles by masking any cracks or indentations in the wood. The process involves filling the crack and after allowing the filler to cure, sanding it to a smooth, level finish. While this being the more common use for “wood makeup”, I find it to also be a great beginners woodworking tool. As beginners, you…