Four Ways to Make Tapered Legs

We explore methods to help you find the one that works best. Sit four woodworkers down at the same table and you’ll get four different opinions (or more) on how to do things – such as how to make tapered legs. Here each of the four authors chooses his...

Better Finger Joints

A joint that was once strictly utilitarian has become a centerpiece of modern design. A joint that was once strictly utilitarian has become a centerpiece of modern design. Discover several methods to make this distinctive joint – including an easy-to-make jig....

Jig Journal: Flush-Cutting Table Saw Jig

An end to the troublesome task of trimming solid-wood edging. A solid wood edge on a plywood shelf is a good idea–until it’s time to trim the solid wood down to the plywood. This simple jig lets you use your stack dado set and table saw to make the process...

Jig Journal: Router Dado Jig

Make accurate dadoes to fit any thickness material without spending a fortune. Make accurate dadoes to fit any thickness material without spending a fortune. This simple jig and a few tricks make it simple. What you get: Step-by-step photos Advice on building Helpful...

Entertaining Designs

New TVs changes the rules of designing cabinets. Thinner TVs smaller components and new forms of media have changed the rules for designing entertainment centers. We show you new guidelines and design strategies to follow when building your next entertainment center....