Learn how to build a simple snowboard storage rack that will hold up to five snowboards. You’ll need only a few pieces of material for this project so it’s easy to do and is a great space saver and organizer. Here’s the video and material list and design plan for the rack.
I make a pair of black walnut tables with hand-cut dovetails for a client and show you how to finish them using Waterlox, which is my go-to finishing product for fine furniture. Check out https://waterlox.com/furniture-jon-peters to learn how to finish your projects with Waterlox.
Learn how to burn in a beeswax finish on a steel table using a hand torch. The steel work table will be used outside and the beeswax finish acts as a nice rust-inhibitor and it looks really nice. I use the Bernzomatic TS 8000 torch for this project. Here’s the YouTube video and some additional project photos […]
Learn how to build a small outdoor cabinet and storage shed. The cabinet I’m making will store my welding tanks but it’s the ideal size as an outdoor tool shed. Check out the video and project photos below to help with your build. Check out www.THDcard.com/Jon for your project needs 1. I’m building the legs […]
I show you how to repurpose a mid-century modern desk to make it a mobile work table with storage and a rolling base.
Learn how to fix a crack in a wooden chair using epoxy and and a dowels as reinforcement. I show you all the tools and tips you’ll need to do this furniture repair project.
Learn how to build an outdoor kitchen cabinet and countertop for a sink. The outdoor kitchen space will go alongside the grill and will be the set for the new cooking show. I show you all of the tools, tips and woodworking techniques you need to build an outdoor cabinet like this for your home. […]
Here are the go-to gas powered tools I use for my lawn and yard maintenance. My advice is to invest in the highest quality tools you can afford, which saves time and money in the long run, and makes working in the yard more enjoyable and productive. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Art-Home-by-Jon-Peters/312021729836 Instagram: http://instagram.com/jpartandhome/
Learn how to repurpose old cabinets in the shop to make a new outfeed table for my table saw. I’ll show you the tools and techniques to do this woodworking project in your work area. You can use the same process to refinish old cabinets with drawers. Here are the old cabinets from my basement […]
Here are some helpful caulking tips using Big Stretch Caulk. Visit http://bit.ly/JonPetersLovesSashco and enter Sashco’s #GoBigOrGoBack Challenge to win free caulking and coupons from Sashco! Cut a very small tip opening to start 2) Buy a Dripless Caulk Gun 3) Add a thin bead of caulk and then smooth with a wet finger and […]
Learn how to hang a door using the SOSS Invisible hinge system. Visit www.soss.com to learn more about SOSS invisible hinges.
I answer some questions on the Concrete Slab video, including the Paulownia wood I used for the form.
Learn how to pour a small concrete slab. This is the first step in what eventually will become a small shed to house my dust collector and some other tools. I probably won’t get to building the shed until late September early October but the weather was nice this week so I thought I’d get this part […]
This is the push-stick that I’ve been using for almost three decades to help guide wood through the table saw . I started using this push-stick while working at the Woodworker back in high school. Check out the video on how to make it and here are some images and the stencil that you can print out, […]
Use a long, wide piece of lumber to extend your work table to help when working with longer boards that need to be measured and cut. It’s a really simple tip that makes the perfect extension table and you can use an off-cut piece of lumber as your extension.
Here’s and easy how-to tip…. This is a quick jig that I needed today to make my new miter saw cabinet.
Here’s a Q&A on the trim project where I answer your questions about the trim and chair rail design. Also, let me know your recommendations on a new Chop Saw.
Learn how to design a custom chair rail and molding project using the Williams & Hussey Molder Planer. I talk about the custom molding knives I used and how the molding is made. Williams & Hussey Machine Co., Inc.
Learn how to install window and door trim and the tools and techniques you’ll need. Click on the link to learn more about the Leica laser level
I install a perimeter of Peanut stone around the foundation of the barn to protect it from water backsplash when it rains. Peanut store is very common in New Jersey and I found a nice pile of it in the yard. I seed the area with grass seed and will continue on this “maintenance” project a […]