Pre-finishing Wood Projects – Why You Should Try It

Why Pre-finish the wood? Finishing a wood project can be the least attractive part of woodworking. I know many workers who dread and dislike this part of wood working the most. And yet, no one can really dispute the importance of this step. Whether you like it or not, the first thing that most of us notice in a wood project is its finish. A finish has the power to lay waste to 200 hours spent on an otherwise a great wood project, as well as to make the mediocre project look great. But the work can be slow, tedious […]

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How To Dust Free A Workshop With Dust Collection And Air Filtration

Keeping a workshop dust free and breathing clean air is a top priority. If it’s not, then it should be. You want to practice effective dust control as well as clean the air of harmful fumes. This is done by two methods, using a dust collection system and an air filtration system that can either be for the entire workshop or personal apparatus like masks and respirators. Cleaning dust and fumes in the workshop There is two kinds of dust in a wood shop. There is sawdust that you can see while doing jobs like using a table saw. But […]

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11 Must Have Finishing Supplies You Need In Your Wood Shop

We all know how essential finishing is to almost all woodworking projects, regardless of whether you are going to apply a coat of polish or not. Even so, many beginners in woodworking take this process lightly, at least the first time, and just as many professionals dislike this stage of a project more than any other. Finishing has the power to destroy the hard work of days, weeks and months right at the moment when you thought it was over and you were home free. In this post we will talk about the essential finishing supplies you should have in […]

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How To Make A Birdhouse That Birds Will Love To Nest In

Birdhouses are considered simple and loveable wood projects to make. However, there are some special things you need to keep in mind while building birdhouses. While this is true for every woodworking project, Bird houses are different because they are not about you, they are all about the birds. So while usually as a woodworker you are always encouraged to make every project your own, when it comes to building birdhouses any unwarranted change in design would probably mean that your small your furry friends do not end up making a home as intended. So here are a few things […]

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How To Earn Online As An Affiliate

Affiliate marketing is one of the best ways to make money online. It is one of our favorite and most successful way of monetizing our blog. There are affiliate programs across a wide range of subjects and there is bound to be a topic that will interest you. In this post we will explain what affiliate programs are and how you can earn a great income by becoming an affiliate. I typically do not like to use the phrase affiliate ‘marketing’. I feel that the word marketing can put off a lot of people. I know that it put me […]

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How To Start An Online Drop Shipping Business For Less Than $100

Fact versus fiction.. Busting the Myths About A Drop Shipping Business. The normal trend to write about any business opportunity or a means to make money online is to make it sound really good to the reader. 99% of the articles are written in this manner. Every opportunity you read about wants to make you believe that this is what you should be doing. The websites have a reason for doing this. They want to engage the reader, get them to spend time on a page. How many will read a page if it says, right at the beginning: “What […]

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6 Ways To Make Money On Facebook Instagram Twitter And Other Social Accounts

Spending too much time on social media sites and apps is supposed to be a bad thing, right? But what would people tell you if you were making money off the time you were spending on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest et cetera. The fact is that a lot of us do spend a lot of time on social media. And it’s largely for the fact that we enjoy it. If you are someone who enjoys their time spent on Facebook, Instagram or any of your online social platforms, the next time you log in, you can look at it as […]

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11 Skills To Earn From Home And How To Learn Them

Anytime you want to make money, you have to bring something to the table. Something that someone is willing to pay for. Whether you are working in a regular job, part time, looking to work from home or want a gig to make some extra cash on the side, in every scenario you need something to sell that someone else wants to buy. (Read “50 Websites To Make Money” for realistic ways to earn from home. There is something for everyone.) It is always to your advantage to leverage some knowledge, skill or expertise when looking to make money, regardless […]

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Gigs For College And School Kids To Earn Extra Money On The Side

There are certain jobs and gigs that many adults will not like to do for various reasons, but are just ideal for teenagers and college kids to earn some extra money. There are many reasons why these jobs may not appeal to older adults, although that is not a hard and fast rule. First and fore mostly, older people might be looking for something that pays more and pays regularly. The second thing is perhaps the nature of the job itself. For example, a teenager might be alright with pet sitting, making deliveries etc., whereas an adult might feel odd and […]

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10 REAL Ways To Earn Money From Home – Without Investment Or Paying A Fee

If you look for help online on the subject of how to earn some money online or from home, you will get results in millions. SO why do I feel the need to add another page to that? Here’s why. Most the methods and means that I read about, the various ways that I can make money, a majority of them do not speak to me or really make sense. I mean if I am looking for ways to earn money, I do not want to read how I can do that my selling my old books, CDs and other […]

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