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Whether it’s a simple trick for holding a workpiece better, or a way to get a little more from your dust collector, we’ve gathered some of the best shop tips here.


Tricks for Creating Identical Parts

Tricks for Creating Identical Parts

Discover simple ways to make curved parts. Read More

Wobble-Free Adjustable Shelves

Wobble-Free Adjustable Shelves

Learn a few tricks for drilling shelf pin holes. Read More

Adjustable Workpiece Support

Adjustable Workpiece Support

A clever use for pegboard makes a handy workbench helper. Read More

Easy-to-Build Workbench Base

Easy-to-Build Workbench Base

Simple construction creates a rugged, low-cost bench. Read More

Build Small Drawers in Half the Time

Build Small Drawers in Half the Time

This unique technique simplifies the process of making drawers. Read More

Pick Lumber Like a Pro

Pick Lumber Like a Pro

Better-looking projects start with the best material. Read More

Simple Chair Repair

Simple Chair Repair

The right glue makes all the difference. Read More

The Easy Way to Install Molding

The Easy Way to Install Molding

Here's a handy too to attach molding quickly. Read More

Build a Solid Wood Benchtop

Build a Solid Wood Benchtop

A Straightforward technique for a sturdy worksurface. Read More

Craftsman Details in Less Time

Craftsman Details in Less Time

A simple table saw trick for making mortises. Read More

Simple Layout Shortcuts

Simple Layout Shortcuts

Handy guides make marking details a breeze. Read More

Fold-Down Worktable

Fold-Down Worktable

This space-saving workbench sets up in seconds. Read More

Supporting Long Boards

Supporting Long Boards

An old-school tool saves the day. Read More

Cutting Accurate Angles

Cutting Accurate Angles

This miter saw jig makes quick work of acute angles. Read More

Multipurpose Hold-Down

Multipurpose Hold-Down

This simple accessory adds accuracy and safety. Read More