If you’re looking to dress up an ordinary room, think about installing crown molding (also spelled moulding). Very few additions make a visual impact like crown molding, which gives a subtle yet elegant design element to any space. And with the proper tools and set up, installation can be easy. While wood is a common choice for crown […]
A router is not only an extremely versatile shop tool, it can almost do magic. Routers can be hand-held, or permanently fixed in a router table for any number of chores. They may have fixed bases, which are ideal for edge routing, or they may have a plunge-style base. Routers are also available in combination kits with both fixed and […]
From Motors and Bases to Bits and Accessories
Coping inside corners conceals unsightly joints.
There’s no reason to have a room if you’re not going to have crown in it.
A bedroom remodel is fairly fundamental. Most everyone has done something to the bedroom to make it their own, whether it’s as simple as a new paint job and hanging a new light fixture, or as complex as blowing out a closet or wall to make a master suite of an entire floor. For me, tackling this master […]
Choosing and Using Today’s Miter Saws
Four DIY Tool Accessories for your Next Woodworking Project
1. Make sure that each length of crown molding you purchase has the exact same spring angle, width and thickness. Why? Building supply stores purchase their crown (and trim) from several manufactures, each using their on different fabrication standards/tolorances. 2. Always check the square of your saw before you begin. For every degree your saw is […]
How to make a mantel—or an awesome shelf—from Fypon’s new Southwest Collection urethane moldings.