to Refinish Hardwood Floors
Today's user-friendly sanders make the job of refinishing hardwood floors
something just about anyone can handle—and all for about $1 a square foot.
your own Solid-Wood Floor
Easy-to-follow DIY plan saves you countless hours of labor with pre-finished wood
strips from your local home center.
If you've considered replacing
your current windows, here's a solution from Workbench magazine that could save
you hundreds of dollars in replacement costs.
Crown Molding Like a Pro!
From trimming out a room to applying bookcase edging, our step-by-step instructions
will give you perfect-fitting corners every time.
veteran finish carpenter shares some tricks for cutting precise miters, fixing
sagging doors, and cutting base boards for a snug fit.
your own Box-Beam Ceiling
you can build a box...you can build these realistic ceiling beams for your home!
Starts with a simple grid of inexpensive 2x6s.
the classic look of frame-and-panel wainscoting to any room in your house using
simple shop-made moldings and plywood panels.
a low-cost trick for dramatically improving the looks of an otherwise dull-looking
interior door. All it takes is a few inexpensive materials.
Storm Door Plan
Custom-built storm doors are expensive and the selection is limited. Here's an
attractive wood storm door that you can build yourself.
Screen Door Plan
beautiful, wooden door makes a warm, inviting entrance to any home. And it isn't
as difficult to build as you might think.
Starting with an unnfinished kitchen cabinet from a home center, anyone with a
few common power tools can bring this project together in a snap.