Installing a piano hinge can be a daunting procedure but this tutorial will teach you an easy but effective way to accomplish this task. I walk you through the process that worked best for me while installing the hinge on a gift box I made for my parents vowel renewal ceremony. This box was a chore for me to build and the one you see above is the result my journey into the art of box making.
In honor of valentines day I made this scarf rack for my girlfriend. I had made her one previously but she had so many scarves that she quickly out grew it. I thought that since she needed another one I would take the chance to improve on a past project and make the once you see above in the embedded video.
Making circles is almost impossible to do freehand using a router. No matter how hard you try your radius's will never be 100% without the use of some kind of jig or guide to restrict your router from straying off course. This router circle cutting jig is exactly the solution you need for this problem and I am positive you’ll wonder how you lived without it.
Cutting down large sheets of plywood without a track saw or straight edge clamp can be difficult to accomplish. On top of that no matter how great you are with using a circular saw it is damn near impossible to cut a perfectly straight line without using some kind of an aid to ride your saw against. In this tutorial, I will teach you how to create a zero clearance circular saw guide for your circular saw that is both fast to setup and accurate.
I shot this video shortly after I moved into my first legitimate house, my previous one was technically a duplex. The potential for this garage was limitless and I took this chance to film myself putting it into a format that looked more like a workshop rather than the pile of tools it was when I began.
Something I have been lacking for a long time is my shop is lumber storage. Being that my space is very limited I opted to come up with a configurable storage solution that can be redesigned based on my needs. When contemplating my options, I learned about a method of hanging shop organizers using the french cleat method.