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Archive of posts published in the category: Maintenance & Repair
Dec
9

how to make a Frame-Clamping Jig

Framing-Jig-Project-Lead

I made a lot of small frames, which clamped the fixture to make it stick. It consists of a base with two sliding panels secured by a key slot guide to the base.I used mostly scrap wood I had on hand, except for…

Nov
7

How to make DIY Outdoor Wood Bench

DIY Outdoor Wood Bench

With the advent of summer, I will start my little 5 feet 9 inches x balcony into an intimate outdoor dining area, can accommodate four to five people. In such a small balcony, there are many chairs will be very trouble, so I…

Nov
4

How to made little wooden boxes? There have several steps

Small wooden box

In the first place in the framework of a precast packaged a piece of plywood. First of all, you have to heat it, so much so that it can bend without break, chip like this it put it on the real enough hot…

Aug
23

Prancing In Front of A Kinect to Design Your Furniture

Design your own furniture is fun,  because you can make whatever you want. These are the questions that Toronto-based industrial designer Nate Asis’s latest project, the Digital Hand, asks. Hooked up to Microsoft’s motion-sensing Kinect controller, it’s a tool for designing furniture and…

Aug
6

WOODEN MAKING TIPS : HOW TO MAKE A OUTDOOR

wooden

After reading this passage, you will be the one who acquired this skill. Apologies now that i am bilingual in my measurements so you will get a mix of millimeters and inches 🙂 Materials 28mm x 40mm wood (I have used reclaimed Iroko…

Jun
18

Introducing The new Tormek T-8 maximises precision

On the new T-8 model, Tormek have integrated the previously mounted sleeves for the Universal Support into the fully cast housing. This guarantees minimal play on the Universal Support, an innovation which improves control when sharpening and increases the accuracy of final results.…

May
6

Give You 10 Tips & Tricks On Refinishing Your Furniture

If you have furniture that needs new life, actually refinishing is a great option to give it a new look. From painting to changing hardware as knobs and handles, there are a wide range of techniques to change up the look. The most…

Apr
18

3 Easy & Quick Decor Projects

Easy & Quick Decor Projects

Every homeowner finds it easy to dream of home renovations, while putting the wheels into motion is another story. Contrary to popular belief, household improvements can be economically completed in almost no time. These effortless projects will get the ball rolling and begin…

Apr
15

Leave These Home Repairs To The Pros

Leave These Home Repairs To The Pros

It’s a do-it-yourself world, whereas occasionally deciding to do it yourself can end up costing more money and headache than if you had just called a professional. Jackie Naylor of Jackie Naylor Interiors in Atlanta says it is true that most homeowners get…

Apr
7

For The Santa Monica Area Dan the Furniture Repair Man Launched New Website

Dan The Furniture Repair Man

Dan the Furniture Repair Man announced the launch of www.danthefurniturerepairman.com as an informational portal that features educational resources on subjects like furniture repair, furniture restoration and furniture refinishing, and many other helpful tips for homeowners in the Santa Monica, California Area. Development of…