Monthly Archives: September 2014

How to control dust while remodeling

One way to control dust while remodeling is to have a second person hold a shop vac as c!ose as practical to the source of the dust.  Once that stuff escapes it will fly around and get everywhere.  Sometimes that … Continue reading

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How to sand an inside curve

After sanding the flat areas in the last post the next challenge was the curvy bits where the routed parts meet.  This time the boards were routed before being assembled and some of pieces did not line up perfectly.  Problem … Continue reading

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One way to keep from over doing it with a belt sander

OK, this picture is a corner of a drawer front with a mitered corner.  You can see that there is a little shadow where the two pieces don’t quite match up. If I were in a cabinet shop I could … Continue reading

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One way to fix a flat on a wheelbarrow

Have you ever had one of those slow leaks on a wheelbarrow that insures that every time you want to do something you have to reinflate the tire.  Go do this, go find that, blah blah grrrr.  So a while … Continue reading

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