Design Emphasis Student Competition
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International Woodworking Fair: Day 4

By Hendrik Varju August 25, 2012

This is my last day at the show, so I'm spending some time revisiting the booths where I wanted to take a closer look. I spent...

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International Woodworking Fair: Day 3

By Hendrik Varju August 24, 2012

As planned, I did make it over to the Lee Valley/Veritas booth Thursday afternoon and again Friday morning. Wally Wilson gave me...

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International Woodworking Fair: Day 2

By Hendrik Varju August 23, 2012

It's Day 2 here at the IWF, and I think by the close of the show today I might just get through the first of the two buildings....

EnerGuide vs. ENERGY STAR

By Tara Nolan August 22, 2012

As consumers, our big-ticket appliance purchases are usually informed by careful price comparisons and consumer reports. We also...

3 great gutter projects

By Jenna Wootton August 21, 2012

Apparently, the uses for eavestrough are endless, stretching well beyond collecting and redirecting rainwater. Before seeing these...

Five tips for first-time tilers

By Libbi Hood August 9, 2012

When I took on my first big tiling project—the floor, shower and wainscoting of my renovated bathroom—I didn’t have any...

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Tiles and tribulations

By Libbi Hood July 25, 2012

When my husband and I bought our first house, renovating the main bath was top of the project list. Six years later, we finally...

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Master Lock integrated cable lock

By Matthew Pioro

A few months ago, a thief broke into my storage locker and made off with $400.00 worth of tools. Now, I hope a similar thing never...

DeWalt Pliers
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DeWalt pliers pack

By Matthew Pioro

Some tools just appear in your toolbox. I feel that was the case with my first pairs of diagonal, long-nose and linesman pliers....

George Gouldburn, 1928–2012

By Matthew Pioro June 14, 2012

It is with much sadness that I announce that our Mystery Tool columnist, George Gouldburn, passed away last night. He was...


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