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15 Classic Handy Tool Tips and Tricks

Straight-Up Drill Guide - To bore a perfectly perpendicular hole, you need either a drill press or a couple of scraps of wood screwed together. The corner created by the scraps will steer the bit straight in every time. But if you’re looking for an excuse to buy a drill press, forget you ever saw this tip.

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Pallet bar my husband made for our seasonal campsite. Approx $80 only!! 6 pallets, (10) 12x12 patio pavers, 2 tubes liquid nails (use w/ a gun), wood screws & one 1x10 piece of wood. He screwed pallets together using a level, screwed the 1x10 onto the top of pallets, used liquid nails to set the pavers, painted the bar, strung lights & attached a bottle opener!!

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Screw Products, Inc. HDB3 No 10 X Heavy Duty Bronze Star Exterior Use Star Drive Wood Screws, (canisters, food canisters, canister set, kitchen accessories, canister, storage, red kitchen, oggi, ceramic canister, cafe)

I like the joinery here -- laminated scrap wood with alternating butt joints; also the shelf beneath is locked in.

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FastenMaster FMTLOK08-50 TimberLOK Heavy-Duty Wood Screw, 8 Inches, 50-Count by FastenMaster. Save 33 Off!. $30.49. From the Manufacturer Save time, money, and labor costs. TimberLOK's sharp point and aggressive threads penetrate the densest woods without predrilling and provide stronger shear values than 3/8 inch galvanized lag screws. TimberLOK's unique countersinking head design is perfect for your next wood-to-wood project, whether it be deck framing, fencing,...

Wall Bracket Light

Wall light features a curved wooden bracket steam-formed into shape from a single piece of wood. Wood is sourced locally from sustainable English woodlands. Wood bracket type- English Ash, English Oak, English Elm and American Black Walnut Lampholder - Brass, Chrome or Black (screws will match these) Cable colour - Forest Green, Sky Blue, Matt Orange, Black, White, Grey (other colours available on request) Each light bracket comes with screws and wall plugs for easy fixing. The cable is…

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