Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2016’

A Guide to Choosing Straight Lumber

A Guide to Choosing Straight Lumber

When you’re buying lumber for a project, it’s easy to assume that it’s going to be straight and relatively easy to work with. After all, that’s the point of buying milled lumber instead of using rough-cut lumber or pieces you’ve cut yourself. Unfortunately, even milled lumber can have flaws that will cause you headaches once you start working with it. …

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Turning Your Woodworking Hobby into a Side Business

Turning Your Woodworking Hobby into a Side Business

Woodworking can be a very fulfilling hobby. Not only are you creating something unique, but in many cases you’re also making something functional. Other people may start to notice your work and you might even get asked if you take commissions. While it’s easy to regard this question as a fluke the first time you hear it, don’t sell yourself …

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