Auger Bits

Expand the Glue Surface with a Corner Bridle Joint Bridle Joints comes in a couple varieties but I'm talking now about corner bridle joints. These are great used in face frames or smaller frame and…

  Let the Chisel Follow the Drill This is a tip I picked up from Roy Underhill years ago and at face value it seems obvious or even simplistic. But once you try it you…

  The Design The classic 4 poster bed is beautiful but not very functional in the modern home. The need for bed draperies to stay warm and bug free just isn't applicable today so most…

The brace is probably the most common tool you see floating around at flea markets.  At the Steppingstone Museum where I volunteer as a period joiner in the summer time, we have over 40,000 vintage…