Top 10 shop tips
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Top 10 shop tips

For the past decade, we’ve brought you tips from the most important workshops around: our readers’. Save time, money and a whole lot of hassle by revisiting our favourite Shop Tips.


How to hide screw heads
Techniques

How to hide screw heads

Tips for making screws invisible on your next project


Make your projects strong
Techniques

Make your projects strong

Three great ways to reinforce wood joints


5 things you should NOT do in the shop
Techniques

5 things you should NOT do in the shop

But we're going to show you how to do them anyway


How to make the perfect dowel joint
Techniques

How to make the perfect dowel joint

Pin down your technique with this versatile way to connect wood


What wood should you use for outdoor projects?
Materials

What wood should you use for outdoor projects?

Find out what type of wood is the best to use for your outdoor projects


A new life for old wood
Materials

A new life for old wood

Is reclaimed wood right for your next project?


Troubleshooting dowel-joint problems
Techniques

Troubleshooting dowel-joint problems

Learn common causes and easy remedies to dowel-joint dilemmas


Hand saws put to the test
Hand Tools

Hand saws put to the test

Sometimes you just need to pick up and hand saw and cut—here are four options tested by our readers.


Front door makeover
Hand Tools

Front door makeover

Update your curb appeal with a new door window, lock set, and light

Poll

How do you heat your home?

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