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Top 76 Lumber Projects

  1. 31. How to Make a Lap Joint

    When there's a piece of lumber that's too short for the project, a second piece of wood can be used to extend the length. Lap joining i...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 32. Pressure-Treated Lumber (02:48)

    Reporter Brad Staggs covers consumer information on pressure-treated wood.

  3. 33. Lost and Found (20:00)

    Host Chris Grundy searches for tools that help find things.

  4. 34. Matrix 100 Metal Detector (00:01:08)

    Check out this handheld device that can find metal buried within lumber.

  5. 35. Rainn's Man Cave (20:01)

    The Office's Rainn Wilson gets kicked upstairs to his own Man Cave.

  6. 36. How to Use a Thickness Planer

    Thickness planers are used to reduce wood thickness, smooth rough surfaces and remove paint. Here's some basic information about handhe...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 37. Building a Sawhorse (00:20:00)

    Sturdy and dependable sawhorses are easy to build from lumber.

  8. 38. Building a Storage Pantry (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics for building a storage pantry.

  9. 39. How to Build Reclaimed Wood Shelves

    Host Amy Wynn Pastor shows how to build rustic shelving using salvaged antique timbers.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  10. 40. Make a Wood-Block Accent Wall (00:01:00)

    Follow our tips to make and install a bathroom accent wall of wood blocks.

  11. 41. Tree Burls Become Works of Art (00:01:34)

    Alaskan woodworkers use tree burls to create pieces of art for the cabins.

  12. 42. Spacing Decking Boards (00:48)

    Spacing of decking boards must allow for expansion and contraction.

  13. 43. The Bowed Board Test (00:00:21)

    Here's a simple way to determine whether your lumber is bowed.

  14. 44. DIY Deck-Building Quicktips (00:01:00)

    John DeSilvia shares his tips on how to build a sturdy deck that will last.

  15. 45. Building the Best Deck (06:39)

    Boost the value of your home by building a fabulous deck.

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