Archive for the 'Tools' Category

Sharpening a plane

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Keeping your plane in tip top condition will make it a pleasure to use and create a smooth the clean look to the finished wood. The traditional way to sharpen a plane is to use an oil stone and we’ll show you how to do it here. Removing the blade All planes are different depending […]

Essential tools for the tool kit

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Whether you are new to DIY or a seasoned pro, there are essential tools that are needed in every tool kit. A tape measure An essential item, a tape measure allows you to accurately measure where your pictures should sit; how long and wide your curtains should be and is handy on a trip around […]