A small face lift on old cabinets can go a long way if it is done correctly. You can breathe new life into cabinets without having to spend the money on new ones. Here are some easy low cost methods to giving those old cabinets a new look.
I love a clean garage. I am a woodworker, and I have dust collection systems that help keep it this way. When you epoxy your garage floor, it not only looks nicer, but it also protects it from oil and grease and makes the garage floor much easier to clean. Garage floor epoxy is one of
We wanted to add a little design to the upstairs in our home, so to do this we thought it we would add a cap to the half wall between the stairs and the hallway. We also are going to add it to the opening in the loft that looks down into the
One of the best ways to add lighting to your home, is to install can lights. Installing can lights can be a very inexpensive and easy way to brighten a space, if it is done properly. Here are four things to consider before you start cutting into your sheet rock.
Fire pits are really popular right now. They are such a great way to bring together family and friends. They appeal to every demographic, young or old, single or married, large families or anyone that likes to entertain. Here are 6 DIY fire pit ideas that I found and love! Now the problem is choosing
It was about 2 days before Christmas and my wife told me that we needed 4 large picture frames for the kids playroom and it was going to be part of their Christmas presents. The problem was… We had already blown the Christmas budget and I had no time to build anything extravagant! I
Choosing the Right Wood for a Project There are two main things to look for when you are searching for the right wood for your DIY or craft project. You need to decide which kind of grain you are looking for, and if you need a hard or a soft wood. It is important
I have been painting furniture and cabinets for years. I have also been refinishing and building furniture and of course, I want the smoothest, most professional finish on my projects. I quickly learned that I absolutely had no choice but to use a spray gun for the smoothest finish possible. I have used all methods
Nearly all table saws will fall into two main categories. They will either be a “contractor saw” or “cabinet saw.” Your budget, available space, and what type of work you plan on doing will determine what type of saw you should purchase. A contractor saw is light and portable and is limited on how large
While I usually have a tendency to make projects more difficult by demanding perfection, I think crate boxes have more character with some imperfections. I purposefully did not sand the cedar planks, and did not try to match my corners perfectly. Although, I did nail and glue the joints to make sure that they last