Monthly Archives: April 2007

ToolCrib.com's Ultimate Guide to Online Home Remodeling DIY Resources

Posted ago by Garrett

This is a stake in the ground and a starting point for a project that will grow over time – ToolCrib.com’s Ultimate Guide to Online DIY Resources. Sign up for the ToolCrib newsletter and get great resource articles like this …

Ceramic Tile Removal Tools

Posted ago by Garrett

We had another “name that tool” question on ToolCrib recently. (Here’s the first “name that tool” we got.) Here goes: “I saw a TV infomercial promoting an unusual tool designed to ‘lift’ ceramic tiles off of floors and walls. It …

Crown Molding Coping Jigs and How-To's

Posted ago by Garrett

Coping looks like it’s tear-your-hair-out persnickety. Thankfully I can point you to some awesome coping conversations and resources rather than actually have to do it myself ;P My coping “journey” started with a simple question we got at ToolCrib.com. This …

Battle of the Brands + Top Ten Power Tool Brand Searches on ToolCrib

Posted ago by Garrett

I asked the ToolCrib.com newsletter readers what were their favorite brands – and for what tools and it got me thinking that this might be a good subject for the forums… (thanks for writing in ToolCribbers :). UPDATE: Check out …

ToolCrib.com's Guide to Your Wood Shop's Essential Woodworking Tools for $1,000 or Less

Posted ago by Garrett

Over 100 responses came in to answer our most recent question: How Would You Outfit Your Wood Shop from Scratch with ONLY $1000? (Please note that this was not in any way a contest!) Keep in mind – this is …

Frank Pellow's Tool Cabinets Project

Posted ago by Garrett

Frank Pellow’s a hardworking Canadian woodworker who tirelessly documents his projects so that others can learn little tips and tricks from him. He kindly sent over a selection of woodworking project threads he started in both FamilyWoodworking and SawmillCreek so …

Green DIY and Green Carpentry Resources

Posted ago by Garrett

There’s not much in the so-called “Green Building” movement that will shock most woodworkers and DIYers… Ideals like durability, reusing salvaged woods and selecting locally available materials have ALWAYS made sense to craftspeople. If you look through our collection of …

DIY Table Saw Alternative: EZ Guide + Circular Saw

Posted ago by Garrett

This quote from Woodnetter Burt got my attention in a big way: “I’ve already sold a panel saw because of the EZ and in the next few days, I also plan to sell a unisaw, a Makita 12″ sliding compound …