carpenter

Who Has The Best Cordless Reciprocating Saw?

Tool Box Buzz released it’s rankings for one of the most used tools in construction; the cordless reciprocating saw. The entries were specifically put through tests they devloped that should resonate with the following users: Plumbing/heating contractors Electricians General construction/demolition. … Read More

4 Reasons to Never Pull a Permit for a Homeowner

If you’re the contractor on a job for a homeowner, pulling permits will likely be part of the scope of services you’re being paid to provide. You’ll include the cost of the permits plus a fee to cover the time … Read More

How To: Poor Man’s Carpenter Bench

This this video on Poor Man’s Carpenter’s Bench they cut the final tenons for the bench legs. More on this bench here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PptWUQ-p-jE

How To: Stairs Without Stringers? Can It Be Done?

The short answer; yes! Check out the Samurai Carpenter’s video and support his YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC06fO6LNH_AUgjbmqaZRV5Q  

Multi-tools. Some are garbage, some are awesome. These are all awesome

There is always a glut of multi-tools on the market. Here are 5 that we think are pretty extraordinary. My personal favorite is the Lever Gear toolcard. Check them out.

How to Choose and Use a Hammer – This Old House

Understanding the differences among choices for the carpenter’s favorite with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva

Arched Wood Bridge, Start to Finish Time Lapse

Here is a time lapse of The Samurai Carpenter building a wood bridge over a pond for one of his clients. Enjoy!

Tape Measure & Pencil Tricks

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