By sawing his own lumber from fallen trees, Billy Reeder not only built his cabin debt-free on family land, he also built a new life — a deliberate life. A good life.
Dovetail joints that are hand made are a strong woodworking joint.
Here’s what to look for when purchasing a portable table saw for DIY building projects around your homestead.
The challenge of refurbishing an ingeniously designed 30-year-old combination woodworking machine was just to intriguing to resist. I found my Zinken MIA 6 on Craigslist, then proceeded to make all 5 functions work like new again.
How a born and bred city boy came to leave Detroit, start a Tennessee homestead with his wife, and blog about it here.
Diamond sharpening stones make the work of sharpening chisels, plane blades and other edge tools go quickly and easily.
A first blog by sawmiller & long-time homesteader Dave Boyt. A little of my past history, and how I'm using my sawmill.
When you're facing a tricky woodworking project, it's a good idea to build a mockup
Steve Maxwell, “Canada’s Handiest Man”, outlines some suggestions on how to become an expert carpenter who can work with wood anywhere.
Build your own 1960s-style wooden lawn chair and chaise lounge and put a little retro in your backyard.
Photo of the Day features a rustic wooden bench handcrafted by a reader. Be sure to submit your own photos to share your favorite moments with us and other readers. Maybe the next Photo of the Day will feature it!
Fine Woodworking Editor Asa Christiana shares his design for an easy-to-build workbench.
What type of flooring makes sense for a small woodworking shop? Check out these expert suggestions.
Learn the basics of woodworking with this book — or buy it for a young friend or family member with an interest in the hobby.