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The New No Glue Tape: Film Wrap

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The New No Glue Tape: Film Wrap, save money by using film wrap for packing, bundling just about anything Continue reading

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Shop Tip: Paint Brushes Get an Extreme Make-Over

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Put old paint brushes to another use in the woodworking shop Continue reading

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Desperate for Wood – A Woodworker’s Tale

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Desperate for hobby wood – a woodworker’s tale of how he found free hobby wood Continue reading

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Woodshop Project: Low Cost Signs, Letters and Numbers

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How to make low cost wood signs, letters, numbers Continue reading

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Shop Tip: From Old Desktops to Great Workbench

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Make a great woodworking workbench from recycled desks Continue reading

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Visit Your Local Library – It’s Free

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Find free books on any subject at your local library Continue reading

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Save a Bundle on Reconditioned Tools

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If you want to save money in the workshop, it might pay to have a look at buying reconditioned tools. For years Sears has had many items on a sale table listed as reconditioned or factory refurbished, and you can’t … Continue reading

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Shop Tip: Don’t Toss Sponge Paint Brushes – Recycle Them

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