Rusty Tools Don’t Work – Protect Them!

  It is soooo much easier to work with tools that are maintained in a good state, than with those that have succumbed to rust. This article will outline three ways in which you can protect your tools from becoming rusty.   Control humidity Avoid wetting tools Apply protective coating […]

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What’s the best finish for your deck?

  Staining your deck is important. Maybe you just built it? Or maybe you’ve had it there a while, but never really got around to staining it. You’re not exactly an expert, so you need a bit of advice? Keep reading to see what we think is the best stain […]

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Best types of wood for carpentry

You have the tools to work with, you have the right gear and the ability, all you need now is the right type of material. What are the best types of wood to use? Any successful wood project is reliant on selection of the right wood. Using the wrong type […]

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Avoiding Deck Failure

We have all heard of or experienced deck failure? It may not be the most common thing but it happens. Sometimes even when the whole deck collapse the posts are often still left standing. This is because many deck builders try to save costs by using improper fasteners to hold […]

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Apprentice Carpentry: Getting Started

Carpentry is an industry that can be very lucrative especially when you produce quality products. Have you always wanted to learn a trade? Carpentry is a trade that takes years of hard work and education to master. In fact, it was actually one of the first professions that employed experienced […]

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