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10 Best Woodworking Schools – Classes, Clubs & Free Workshops Close To You

If you want to learn woodworking with lessons and woodworking classes our first recommendation is “find a mentor”. It is one of the better ways to go about gaining knowledge about woodcraft. Today, there is no shortage of do-it-yourself information on a wide array of subjects, and easy accessibility to learning material, thanks mainly to […]

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Is It Worthwhile To Get Into Woodworking And Make A Living Off It

There are two major aspects of getting into the woodworking business. One, whether this is a feasible enterprise to get into, and second, whether you are suited for it. Are you suited to be a woodworker? These are some pointers that should help you figure this one out. What’s your skill-set. Do you have the necessary […]

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How To Grow And Automate Your Woodworking Business To Make More Money

The truth is that woodworking is very labor intensive and the average wage per hour is nothing to be very excited about. There are exceptions, of course.  For example, the artists who can make a ‘work of art’ dresser and sell it for $45,000. Even if it took them 3 months to make, working 7 […]

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Do You Need Hand Tools In A Modern Woodshop – What The Woodworkers Say

Once you have understood the basic principles of how a hand tool works, practice is the best way to learn it’s proper use. When you have mastered this skill, you will discover that there are many instances while building that a  hand tool saves you time and effort, while delivering impeccable results. Hand tools versus power tools […]

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Can A Home Woodworking Business Be A Profitable One?

Is it possible to run a moneymaking small-scale woodworking business in today’s day? Woodworking is not just a craft, it’s a tradition of sorts. The way our ancestors did it was very different from the way things are done now. Handicrafts were the norm then. Today, a handicraft has to face competition from large factories […]

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Best Ways To Cut Plywood Clean And Straight Every Time

Cuts are important. Every woodworker knows that. And every tip helps no matter how long you have been woodworking. Cutting plywood is different to cutting wood in many ways. You need to plan your cuts differently to get the desired finished results. Often, plywood sheets are large and heavy and pose a problem when making […]

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3 Best Hand Planes You Should Buy First And How To Use Them

One of the first things you might be questioning is why do you even need hand planes in your woodworking shop and for what all can you use them… Woodworkers who use hand planes know how useful they can be. Inspite of being hand tools they are the preferred way to go for many kinds […]

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How To Setup, Tune And Maintain A Perfect Table Saw For Years

These steps apply whether you are about to use a brand new table saw for the first time or want to do some maintenance work on the one that you have been using for a few years. It’s usually a good idea to check a brand-new table saw for accuracy and a few other issues. […]

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How To Create ‘Niche’ Best Selling Wood Projects

There is a wonderful way to create popular woodworking projects that you will find easy to sell. You can do this by following a very successful business principle known as “working in a niche”. What is a niche? If you look up the meaning of niche it means “speciality”. The next time you go and […]

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How To Sell Your Wood Craft Projects – A Definitive Guide

The question of how to sell your wood crafts and projects begs asking a few more questions… What level of woodworking are you engaged in? Do you make small projects or larger pieces of furniture? Do you want to sell only the wood crafts you make yourself or are you also looking for custom woodworking […]