Tool Tips

How to sharpen a hand saw by hand at home

hand saws

To make good furniture and woodworking projects you don’t need expensive power tools. You can still complete those projects with hand tools. All it takes is good woodworking skills and the right set of tools. Oh, and your cutting tools…

Push saw vs Pull saw, Which is better and why?

push saw vs pull saw

In the previous blog post, I wrote about the different types of hand saws and their uses. We saw that hand saws can be categorized either by their tooth design, the type of application, and/or mode of operation. By mode…

Hand Saw Types and Their Uses

had saw types

Hand saws are some of the oldest hand tools invented by man. They are useful for making different types of cuts on materials such as wood, metal, and plastic. The first real hand saw dates back to the bronze age…

Electrical Hand Tools for Non-electricians

basic electrical hand tools

Not all electrical faults at home require the service of an electrician. Some simple electrical issues such as replacing a bulb or a broken switch can easily be done. All you need is basic electrical knowledge and the right set…

How to Snow Blow your Drive way like a Pro

snow blowing a drive way
One of the most important tools during snowy winters is a snow removal tool for clearing the drive way or pathway. Otherwise, piles of snow might frustrate you, especially in the morning, when you have to rush to work in your car.

How to Prevent Tearout on Plywood

preventing tearout on plywood

Plywood is a type of sheet good made from piles of thin layers of wood veneer. These thin sheets of wood veneer are glued together such that the grains on one layer run perpendicular or diagonal to those of the…