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10 Woodworking Tips

We asked our favorite woodworkers to share some of their favorite shop tips. Check out these great pieces of advice to help you work faster and smarter in your own shop. Check out these great tips from our pro woodworkers for working faster, smarter and more efficiently in your shop. Important table saw safety When…
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Expert’s Guide to Ceiling Painting

Ceilings present some unique painting challenges. For starters, they’re usually much larger than any single room wall and are often illuminated with raking light that accentuates even the smallest flaw in the paint. Add to that the challenge of working overhead and things can get messy in a hurry. That’s why we called in Bill…
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DIY Shed Building Tips

Easy Shed Foundation In most cases, a shed doesn't have to rest on deep footings. A pair of trenches filled with gravel and topped with treated 6x6s is adequate in areas with well-drained soil. Level and square the 6x6s and you're ready to build and attach the joist system. For Sloped Sites, Build on Posts…
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Replace an Electrical Outlet

Replace an Electrical Outlet: You Can Do This Easy Fix in 15 Minutes  Nothing looks worse--and performs worse--than old electrical outlets. They are unsightly. Plugs slip out of them. They are dangerous. The solution is simple: replace old outlets with new outlets and faceplates. It is one electrical fix that even the most nervous homeowner…
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