Dust Collector For Shop Vac

DIY Guide: Dust Collector For Shop Vac Systems (2021)

The best dust collector for shop vac use requires simply adding on a vortex pre-filter to separate the large wood chips from the finer dust particles. But to make your entire dust collection system function the best there are a few other parts, hoses and accessories to add: Vortex filters Tool attachments Flexible piping Upgraded shop vac with higher air flow (CFM) Collection buckets Vortex Cones: #1 Dust Collector for Shop Vac Attachments   Best Vortex Cone for a Shop Vac: …

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Adjustable desk legs for standing desk

The Best Adjustable Desk Legs For Your Next Desk (2021)

With the rapid switch to working from home many desk-bound workers are converting their offices to be more functional. And with this update comes DIY desks. Making your own desk? You’ll want to use adjustable desk legs that either level to the floor OR adjust for sit or stand desks. In this guide learn the best adjusting leg options for your desk projects.

12 Simple Woodworking Jigs Every Woodworker Needs (2021)

One of the hardest parts of woodworking is knowing when there is a tool that will make your woodworking easier.  And while woodworking jigs are known to many, there are a huge variety of them to know (and use). To help your woodworking we’ve assembled a list of the most popular jigs that will help you cut, drill and align all phases of your projects.  Think you have them all? Well, even professional woodworkers might be surprised by a jig …

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best wood scribe tool

The Best Wood Scribe Tool For Woodworking (2021)

FastCap Scribe Best Wood Scribe Tool  Top Pick: FastCap Wood Scribe A wood scribe tool is one of those obscure hand tools you didn’t know you needed until, well,  you do. When it comes to trimming, installing cabinets, mortise and tenon joints or even a straight line scribe to prevent wood tear out a scribe is a must. In this article learn what styles of wood scribes are available and what’s best for your projects. When I was first learning …

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Stair Jigs and Templates for Wood Treads

The Best Stair Tread Jigs for DIY And Pros (2021)

Extendable Tread Template Best Value Stair Jig for Small to Large Jobs Top Pick: Collins Stair Jig The best stair tread jigs will let both DIY’ers and professionals achieve a perfect cut on all edges of the tread. But why use a jig? Well, while tape measures are accurate they are ineffective at inside measurements. And not designed to layout angles. Which makes a stair tread template a must-have for any tread installation project. So, getting started, stair tread templates …

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overhead garage storage

The Best Overhead Garage Storage Racks and LIfts (2021)

Fleximounts 4×8 Rack Best Overhead Garage Storage Rack System Popular: Fleximounts 4×8 One of the most overlooked storage areas in your garage is often right over your head: overhead garage storage racks. And as you know, overhead storage doesn’t take up the valuable floor space that a standard standing rack does. Making it a great investment when comparing per-square-foot costs of your garage floor. But not all storage racks are the same, and there are a few specialty styles to …

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What Size Drawer Slides

What Size Drawer Slides Do I Need? (2021 – DIY GUide)

Lontan Drawer Slides Budget Friendly, Solid Performing Side Mounts Value Drawer Slide: Lontan When deciding what size drawer slides are needed for a cabinet or furniture project the best place to start is with the depth of the cabinet. But with drawer slides it is not just the length of the slide that matters, it is also the thickness or “side clearance”.  Which makes choosing drawer slides a bit confusing. But by understanding the basic features of a drawer slide it …

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Lumber Storage Rack Store Wood

The Best Lumber Racks For Small Shops

BORA Six Level Rack Best Value For Wall Mounted Storage Top Pick: BORA Six Level Rack For less than the price of a dozen 2×4’s you can buy a lumber storage rack to keep your wood straight and dry. While a rack isn’t cheap, there’s no point letting good wood go to waste because it was stored improperly. In this article learn how to preserve your wood and what the best lumber racks are. Wood was always expense.  And in 2020 …

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Heavy Duty Drawer Slides

The Best Heavy Duty Drawer Slides (72″, 500+ pounds)

TCH Hardware HD Slides Best Value HEavy Duty Drawer Slides (250#) Best Value: TCH Slides While heavy duty drawer slides are commonly used in industrial shelving, RV pullouts, and custom trailers there are key features that decide which slide type is best for each application. For example, choosing the best heavy duty drawer slide requires understanding features like locking, extension lengths and weight capacity for the best and safest solution. In this guide we’ll cover slides by their use: Heavy …

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Best Orbital Sander for Woodworking

The Best Orbital Sanders for Woodworking in 2021

MAKITA BO5041 5-Inch EDITORS PICK FOR THE BEST RANDOM ORBIT SANDER Top Pick: Makita B05041 Buying the best or anything requires a bit of research. But choosing the best random orbital sander is a harder decision than most tools because of the split between corded vs. cordless, dramatic quality differences in tools and features like dust collection. And while there are budget orbital sanders that will work for almost all jobs, any woodworker that is tackling furniture or cabinet-grade projects …

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