Woodworking and Wood Turning

Woodworking and Wood Turning

Replacing Wood Spindles on Mortise and Tenon Staircases

Wood craft forms a major part of a home’s interior. The upward steepness of a staircase in a colonial-style home, for instance, will give the impression of both height and space. However, broken or damaged wood spindles will interrupt the flow of the mortise and tenon staircases.You need to repair or replace the damaged wooden […]

Home Décor

Things to Consider while Choosing Staircase Spindles

Spindles offer beauty to staircases, in addition to their basic function of providing support to the hand railings. However, there are a few important things to consider while selecting wood spindles for your staircase. Below is a brief look at the factors that play a key role in determining whether the type of wood spindles […]

Woodworking and Wood Turning

Important Uses and Applications of Wooden Dowels

Wooden dowels are small cylindrical rods of wood, which are mostly used in ensuring the alignment and fastening of the pieces in any kind of construction. It is commonly employed in many woodworking projects for securing the parts together.It is seen that wooden dowels are often underused and are even discarded along with other leftovers […]

Woodworking and Wood Turning

Key Aspects to Consider when Choosing a Dowel

Wooden dowels serve many important uses that range from construction projects to improving home décor. Most woodworking projects also utilize dowels for effectively fastening the parts together, and this is why dowels are sold on many woodcraft shops on the web these days.</p>Selecting the appropriate wooden dowels for your use can be a bit difficult […]

Woodworking and Wood Turning

Some Advantages of Using Dowel Joints

Dowel joints are used to attach two pieces of wood and make use of a wooden pin or dowel to connect the two pieces. It is very easy to make a dowel joint – all you need to do is carve holes in both pieces of wood where the dowel fits in. If you have […]

The Whys and Whats of Wood

Things to Consider While Buying Wooden Dowels

Dowels or simple small wooden dowel pins or rods that are used to support shelves and to reinforce wood joints. These dowels are available in uniform and pre cut sizes to be readily used in carpentry, but they can also be bought as long rods that can be cut to the required length. Seeing as the […]