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HOW TO: Renovating Wood

Warmth, color, and subtle or dramatic grain patterns are amongst the stunning effects this natural material can bring into your home. Renovating wood can take many forms, from stripping and varnishing floors and internally fitted woodwork to stripping and staining […]

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HOW TO: Transferring Patterns to Wood

We consulted professional decorative painter Jackie Shaw for pattern-transferring advice, whose methods you’ll find easy to master. Use them, and your painted pieces will win compliments as never before. Patterns are key to painting success. Whether you’re transferring the main […]

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HOW TO: Sand Wooden Furniture

Sanding a wooden piece of furniture, an essential step in a renovation. Sanding is a simple job, but it quickly becomes tedious if you don’t have the right tools and don’t respect a few basic principles. I have told you […]

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A Beginners Guide to Woodworking Components and Tools

This guide will present you all the woodworking tools & components needed in your woodworker arsenal […]

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HOW TO: Use varnishes, wood stains, and dyes

This ‘How to’ describes how to achieve the best possible finish for your wooden surfaces. It shows how to prepare surfaces, how to color them using wood dyes and stains, and how to apply different types of varnish. Introduction There […]

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