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Woodworking videos

Woodworking how to videos


This section has videos showing how to work with wood. Many people prefer working with wood as it is much warmer and easier to work than metal. The videos in this section will show how to cut, join and finish wood including MDF

  • 06:38 Popular How to use a biscuit joiner

    How to use a biscuit joiner

    by Admin Added 1,937 Views / 2 Likes

    A biscuit joiner, sometimes called a biscuit jointer or plate jointer is useful when making widening joints.

  • 04:14 Popular How to Ply line a floor

    How to Ply line a floor

    by Admin Added 3,163 Views / 1 Likes

    Before tiling a floor it is often necessary to strengthen the floor using a sheet material such as WBP plywood or tile backer board. This video demonstrates how to fix WBP plywood to a tongue and groove wooden floor.

  • 17:22 Popular How to make a wood garden gate

    How to make a wood garden gate

    by Admin Added 2,357 Views / 1 Likes

    This wooden gate can easily be made in a few hours. This gate is made from redwood and is glued and screwed together using external wood glue and external wood screws.

  • 02:46 Popular Cutting timber squarely using a circular saw

    Cutting timber squarely using a circular saw

    by Admin Added 2,380 Views / 1 Likes

    Cuttingtimber squarely is often essential when building things with timber. If you arelucky enough to have a chop saw that can accommodate the piece of timber youcan easily cut it squarely, but for people that don’t here is how to make asimple guide

  • 00:40 Popular Treating cut ends

    Treating cut ends

    by Admin Added 1,102 Views / 1 Likes

    Timber cut ends can quickly soak up water, which rots the wood. By soaking the cut ends in wood preserver you can protect the timber for much longer

  • 01:49 Popular Lubricate wood screws

    Lubricate wood screws

    by Admin Added 1,849 Views / 0 Likes

    When driving wood screws you can reduce friction and make the screws drive in much faster if you lubricate the screws first

  • 02:16 Popular How to fit internal door handles

    How to fit internal door handles

    by Admin Added 2,064 Views / 0 Likes

    How to install internal door handles

  • 01:58 Popular Angle grinder to shape wood

    Angle grinder to shape wood

    by Admin Added 2,289 Views / 0 Likes

    Wood can easily and quickly be shaped with an angle grinder using a flexible sanding pad and abrasive disc. In this video I scallop a piece of wood using this technique. This is also a fast and efficient way of removing excess timber, or rounding off shar

  • 02:31 Popular How to use hinge drills

    How to use hinge drills

    by Admin Added 2,126 Views / 0 Likes

    Hinge drills or hinge siting drills are a very useful drill for ensuring that the screw pilot hole is drilled in the dead centre of the hinge fixing hole. Please ensure that you do not buy a cheap set of these as they will not work as well as a decent qua

  • 12:02 Popular Installing a stud ceiling

    Installing a stud ceiling

    by Admin Added 3,092 Views / 0 Likes

    How to create a false ceiling using 3*2 timber

  • 03:24 Popular How to Under cut door frames

    How to Under cut door frames

    by Admin Added 2,184 Views / 0 Likes

    Under cutting door frames is a good way of getting any flooring underneath existing architrave and door frames/skirting board etc.

  • 09:47 Popular Overhead garage rack

    Overhead garage rack

    by Admin Added 1,650 Views / 0 Likes

    This video shows how to make useful rack or hanger that fits in the roof space above a garage door, this space is often wasted and can be easily utilised using this method. To make these hangers 3*2 timber was used, which was joined using biscuit joints r

  • 01:45 Popular Wood super glue

    Wood super glue

    by Admin Added 1,276 Views / 0 Likes

    Rapid setting glues for wood are now available, these glues such as mitre-fix/mitre fast are extremely useful when you need to glue two pieces of timber together whilst nails or screws are driven in to the wood

  • 02:52 Popular Pack drilling several identical items

    Pack drilling several identical items

    by Admin Added 1,161 Views / 0 Likes

    Pack drilling is often used when several items need drilling in the same position. It is essential when pack drilling that the materials are clamped together as tightly as possible or else a piece of material in the middle of the pack could work loose and

  • 15:26 Popular Making a fence panel

    Making a fence panel

    by Admin Added 1,656 Views / 0 Likes

    Making a fence panel can be an enjoyable DIY job, here we make a 6 foot panel from feather edge boards

  • 10:24 Popular How to build a picture frame deck

    How to build a picture frame deck

    by Admin Added 745 Views / 0 Likes

    A picture frame deck can make a decking project look much neater as it creates a frame around the edge of the deck so that no cut ends are visible. In this video a single frame is used but you can use a few frames on a single deck to get the effect that y