5 Brilliant Woodworking Hacks

We love spending the afternoon out in the shop – or a whole weekend, if we can afford it! From upcycling old furniture to making our own, and just about every kind of project in between, we love it all. The best part about this woodworking hobby is that there is always something new to learn. A new way to build a joint, a new kind of finish to try, new tools to utilize, and new techniques to master. Here are a few of our favorite tips and tricks of the trade!


Occasionally you stumble into some really awesome videos on accident. This is what happened when we found this super cool multi-joint. Think of all the possibilities for this technique! Watch the full video right here!

Reclaimed Wood Hacks

We love being able to use reclaimed and recycled wood whenever possible for our woodworking projects. Sometimes, however, it seems like more trouble than it’s worth. Sure, it’s cheap, and you get to breath new life into old pallets or worn down barn doors, but what about the bent and broken nails and screws? And how about those holes in places they don’t belong? Fear not! We’ve got the solution to those tricky nails and unsightly holes. Get our expert tips here!

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