FREE PLANS
Cedar garden bench
Cedar garden bench

This garden bench will make a wonderful place to relax and ponder life’s mysteries.

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SHOP TIPS
At-source dust collection
At-source dust collection

Dust can be harmful to your health if it’s not dealt with properly. The first place to harness dust is right where it’s created.

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WOODWORKING VIDEO
55 Canadian made boxes

Boxes are fun to make and can be very functional. We put together this show of 55 boxes made by Canadian woodworkers.

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MEET THE MAKER
Christina Hilborne
Christina Hilborne

Furniture maker Christina Hilborne, from Victoria, BC, on exotic woods, design inspiration and living and working on the west coast.

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FROM ROB'S BENCH
A wooden pinball machine and more about pencils
A wooden pinball machine and more about pencils

While chatting with a friend of mine about a classic pinball machine (Creature From the Black Lagoon) he had just finished restoring, he mentioned a wooden pinball machine he and his son made a few years ago.

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PRODUCT REVIEW
Best stacked dado sets 2022
Best stacked dado sets 2022

Stacked dado sets are indispensable for quickly cutting dados grooves and rabbets in a wide range of widths. We review 5 leading brands.

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HOME IMPROVEMENT
HomeInOn – ductless heat pumps
HomeInOn – ductless heat pumps

Here’s a way to add a heating and cooling system for homes that lack ductwork and for new high-energy–efficiency homes.

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SPONSORED PRODUCT
Teak – the perfect lumber for all your outdoor projects
Teak – the perfect lumber for all your outdoor projects
Sponsored

Mys-Teak rough-milled or planed teak lumber is perfect for all your outdoor projects.

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CURRENT ISSUE
Issue 139 August September 2022
Issue 139 August September 2022

On sale in stores now

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King Canada 970x275

SPONSOR PRODUCT
SawStop compact table saw
SawStop compact table saw
Sponsored

The CTS-120A60 10″ is a robust benchtop saw built for the rigors of the jobsite while offering the precision and safety that SawStop is known for.

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Know Your Tools
Screwdrivers
Screwdrivers

There are dozens of different types of screwdrivers on the market. So don’t screw around with your time, check out our free screwdriver guide.

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  • Akfix

EASY PROJECT
Build a tea-light candle holder
Build a tea-light candle holder

Choose from either an Art Nouveau- or Art Deco-inspired design when making this great accent lighting project.

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