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Looking for information on designing your projects? Having difficulties reading project plans? Looking for help with computer programs such as Google’s Sketchup? Use this forum to discuss the ins and outs of project design, whether it is with paper and pencil, computer programs, or some other creative technique.

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View Dan'um Style's profile

Wooden Gears

05-04-2013 04:06 PM by Dan'um Style

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6 05-05-2013 04:33 AM
View watermark's profile

uneven legs

04-16-2013 06:24 AM by watermark

I glued up the legs for this table using dowels. I applied glue and snug...

11 05-05-2013 03:57 AM
View BinghamtonEd's profile

Working with treated wood - a few simple questions (I hope)

05-03-2013 01:29 PM by BinghamtonEd

Good morning, all. I have a question regarding wood choice for a project. T...

18 05-04-2013 02:54 PM
View woodworkerforchrist's profile

Bunkbed ideas? (Simple, Sturdy, Economical)

04-30-2013 03:48 PM by woodworkerforchrist

Looking for a good bunkbed design that is also simple, sturdy, and fairly che...

8 05-04-2013 02:45 PM
View lumbercheerleader's profile

Shop help please?

03-22-2013 08:42 AM by lumbercheerleader

Hello all :) Newbie here. (and I’m keeping my identity a BatMan-like s...

27 05-03-2013 06:29 PM
View joefrog's profile

So, who has a good carpenter bee trap plan?

05-03-2013 02:17 AM by joefrog

Hey all, My deck is getting buzzed by the cordless drill of the insect wor...

9 05-03-2013 01:07 PM
View Kabashu's profile

Tongue & groove on plywood, glue or no glue?

05-02-2013 11:28 AM by Kabashu

Can anyone tell me the best way to fasten 3/4” tongue and groove cypres...

7 05-03-2013 05:20 AM
View Cosmicsniper's profile

Decisions on a New Backyard Covered Patio...

03-07-2013 08:27 PM by Cosmicsniper

LJs: Spring break is coming next week, and as a teacher, it’s a grea...

12 05-03-2013 02:32 AM
View 1thumb's profile

Side Mount Drawer Slides and Depth of Drawer Boxes

05-02-2013 12:27 PM by 1thumb

Been a few years since I installed drawers. Due to design and size constraint...

3 05-02-2013 11:23 PM
View Charlie's profile

outdoors window ledge what wood?

05-01-2013 10:21 AM by Charlie

Making a “cute” garden shed for the wife. I am insetting the wind...

11 05-02-2013 03:28 AM
View ILL10's profile

fireplace surround

05-01-2013 06:15 PM by ILL10

I have an Amish portable heater. Can I build a surround for it to make it loo...

0 05-01-2013 06:15 PM
View matthewcressey's profile

An Interesting Side Table.

04-30-2013 01:17 AM by matthewcressey

I have a dilemma. I’m working on a live edge side table with the bark ...

8 04-30-2013 08:27 PM
View bitshred's profile

Oops, I used titebond original for a small outdoor project, can I seal?

04-30-2013 09:50 AM by bitshred

I made a Little Free Library with pine. Using what I had laying around, grabb...

3 04-30-2013 05:17 PM
View Hopdevil's profile

Cool find! - Ikea has a servo motor for trash drawer opening

04-30-2013 12:26 AM by Hopdevil

I am in the process of building kitchen cabinets. SHMBO wanted to look at IKE...

2 04-30-2013 01:09 AM
View HickoryHill's profile

Sofa Table Design......part 2

03-10-2013 05:11 PM by HickoryHill

Ok, one final thought…....putting it out there for opinions. Black b...

15 04-29-2013 11:48 AM
View Charlie's profile

board and batten questions

04-26-2013 01:11 PM by Charlie

Going to put up board and batten on my wife’s garden shed. The shed is ...

10 04-28-2013 11:31 PM
View krisrimes's profile

Red Oak Adirondack Chair

04-26-2013 08:58 PM by krisrimes

Is there any finish that can be used to make red oak an acceptable wood for o...

5 04-27-2013 12:10 AM
View madts's profile

Show me your legs.

04-25-2013 09:07 PM by madts

Designing legs for projects is not easy. The total end result rests on the le...

17 04-26-2013 05:12 PM
View jtrill's profile

What to Charge?

04-26-2013 08:51 AM by jtrill

I was curious how people charge per job? If building cabinets do you charge p...

2 04-26-2013 10:31 AM
View HickoryHill's profile

Sofa Table, Initial Design thoughts...

03-09-2013 09:52 PM by HickoryHill

Thinking about making a sofa table. I know tastes vary, but here are two tak...

20 04-26-2013 07:02 AM

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