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New Mexico Flag for Etsy

How to Make a Wooden Flag

A wooden flag is a fun project to make and it is very accessible for the beginner.  If you have some basic carpentry skills and can paint halfway decent, then …
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Miter Saw

What is a Miter Saw Used For?

When you get into woodworking you will need to get a basic set of tools.  At the very least, you will need a saw to cut boards easily and quickly.

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How to Start a DIY Craft Blog

How to Start a DIY Craft Blog – Step by Step Tutorial

Do you want to showcase your DIY projects for everyone to see?  A website is a great way to do this, and with a little work and traffic you can …
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Tools 101 - The Different Types of Sanders

Different Types of Sanders

There are many different types of sanders used for woodworking.  If you are not familiar with each one, it can be difficult to decipher what you need to use for …
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Pocket Hole Screws VS Regular Screws

Pocket Hole Screws vs Regular Screws

Don’t make the mistake of using the wrong screw for the wrong purpose.  It can result in a number of problems, including (but not limited to): poor/weak construction, splitting wood, …
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DIY Hat Organizer

Baseball Hat Organizer – Beginner DIY Project

In my previous project, the entryway organizer, I created a modern style shelf that was made to hold pretty much whatever.  One day I put a couple of my …
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What is PVA Glue Used For?

What is PVA Glue Used For?

If you are building anything out of wood, at some point you will use PVA glue.  I use it all the time.  You know that big jug of yellow …
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Is Pre-Stain Wood Conditioner Necessary?

Is Pre-Stain Wood Conditioner Necessary

I have heard the question asked before: is a pre-stain wood conditioner necessary?  The short answer is: it depends.  The good thing is that it is not hard to figure …
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DIY Entryway Shelf

DIY Entryway Shelf and Coat Rack Plans

Printable PDF Plans Here.

This entryway shelf and coat rack is my first online tutorial.  I am excited to share it with you.  It was fairly easy to make …
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