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    Starting an Indoor Herb Garden

    Starting an indoor herb garden is surprisingly simple. With a little light and a few well-chosen herbs, soon you'll have...

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    What To Know Before Buying Vegetable and Flower Seeds

    When it's time to start buying seeds for next season's garden, consider these factors before you decide where and how...

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    Tips for Buying Used Tools

    It can be tough to find the cash you need to purchase new tools. But who says your new tools...

    These Winter Car Deals Will Save Your Wallet and Tires

    Don't leave the house without stocking up on the best trunk must-haves for cold-weather driving. Take the bite out of...

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    What To Know About Choosing and Using a Handsaw

    If you think a handsaw isn't useful in a world full of power tools, think again! Learn why you still...

    This Viral Tape Measure Hack Will Help You on Your Next DIY Project

    Having trouble getting your tape measure right down into a corner? We tested a viral tape measure hack claiming to...

    Easy Woodcarving Project: How To Carve a Wooden Duck

    If you're looking for a beginner wood carving project, a duck is a great place to start. Follow these steps...

    What To Know About Sharpening a Handsaw

    Thinking of learning how to sharpen a handsaw? As an experienced woodworker, it's a skill I personally find largely unnecessary....

    This Digital Tape Measure Made Time Magazine’s Best Innovations of 2022 List—Here’s Why

    The T1 Tomahawk Digital Tape Measure includes intuitive features like an extended laser line for more accurate measurements and an...

    How to Remove a Nail Without a Head With an Easy Internet Hack

    Is a headless nail giving you grief? Learn our favorite methods for how to remove a nail without a head...

    How To Remove Ice From Your Windshield

    Winter is upon us. For many, that means removing ice from a windshield. Follow these tips for conquering windshield ice.

    Most Frequently Asked Questions About Electric Vehicles

    Lower prices and improved technology are making electric vehicles increasingly popular. If you're considering buying an EV, here's what you...

    12 Winter Safety Tips for Outdoor Workers

    For many, the job can't stop when the snow starts falling. Prepare for winter weather now so you can work...

    9 Types of Clamps and What They’re Used For

    You need clamps to hold something temporarily or permanently in place. Here are some of the most useful kinds of...

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    What Are Woodworking Rasps and Files?

    Rasps and files allow you to shape and smooth your woodworking projects. Here's an introduction to these useful tools.

    Woodturning Basics: Tips for Beginners

    Here are 10 tips for beginners who want to get off on the right foot with woodturning.

    What Is a Miter Box?

    Need to make a few angled cuts but don't have the budget or space for a full-sized miter saw? A...

    How To Prepare Your Garage for an Electric Vehicle

    Switching to an all-electric vehicle involves more than new driving practices. Here's what you need to know.

    Simple Guide To Sharpening Lathe Tools

    Just as important as learning how to use lathe tools is learning how to sharpen them. Here you'll discover the...

    9 Lathe Accessories Beginners Should Know

    Thinking of trying woodturning? Lathes are the tool to make it happen, and that means finding the right lathe accessories....

    Homeowner’s Guide To Choosing and Using Staples

    Staples aren't just for paper. They have many uses around the house and in the shop, and they come in...

    Everything You Need To Know About Woodcarving Tools

    For novice woodcarvers, investing in the right woodcarving tools makes those first projects more enjoyable. Here are seven tools to...

    10 Kitchen Color Trends That Are Hot Right Now

    Need a shot of color inspiration to fire up your kitchen? Here are our top picks.

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    Everything You Need To Know About Lathes

    Want to spin perfect cylinders or bowls? No tool beats the lathe!

    Best Hand Planers of 2022

    Hand planes are considered obsolete by some. I disagree. Every woodshop should have these...

    Wood Jointers: What You Need To Know

    If you want to laminate boards to make a tabletop, you'll need a wood jointer. It's also handy for flattening...

    8 Easy Woodturning Project Ideas

    These woodturning projects are manageable, personal and perfect for holiday gift giving.

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    Everything You Need to Know About Woodworking Tools

    Depending on the type of woodworking you want to do, you may get by with a few well-chosen hand tools,...

    8 Best Whittling Knives for Woodworking Projects

    We're here to help you choose the best whittling knife for your budget, project needs and experience level.