How to use a pocket hole jig – with video!

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how to use a pocket hole jig

How to use a pocket hole jig with video! Not that long ago, I was browsing the aisles of a hardware store, and walked past the pocket hole jig isle. And I knew this was the day a jig would finally come home with me at long last! Why a pocket hole jig? . I’ve […]

Repairing the rustic garden shed with demo tips

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Repairing the rustic garden shed with demo tips – Part 1 Can you believe it? I’m writing a post! This summer, I had created a fairly long list of outdoor projects that were LONG overdue. They were delayed due to me never having done those kinds of tasks before. Once our summer heat hit and […]

A new miter saw, thanks to a recent workshop

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As most of you are already aware, I am a power tool girl. While I certainly do have my favs, I’ve been without a miter saw for quite some time. But thankfully, not any longer! Meet the newest member of my tool family… a Bosch miter saw with some pretty dreamy features! However the biggest […]

Tools for women – My new weed trimmer edger.

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As many of you know, I am a sole owner household, so what gets done around these parts (or lack thereof) is done by me. One rather big hurdle for me personally lately is yard upkeep. Is it just me or is yard work better geared for the younger crowd?!  Perhaps it’s finally realizing I’m not in my […]

Mini wall mounted drill and screws tool station with squishy jars

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Raise your hand if you have tools indoors and tools outdoors and tools everywhere else in between. If you use them everywhere, they scatter! For that reason, this little table top turned tool station in my photo studio got a slight revamp. You may remember this when the vintage creamers held screws. They were cool! […]

Why I use mainly screws for building

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I had to nod in total agreement when I read a certain comment in the survey.  Someone mentioned that since I use mainly screws for building, my stuff was pretty do-able. She was so right! I do use screws for most everything. One big reason is because they don’t take a lot of man power to build with. I […]

How to condition metal

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How to condition metal This post contains some Amazon affiliate links in which I earn a small percentage from qualifying purchases through these links, at no extra cost to you. Thank-you for helping to support my blog! Whenever I land a piece of rusty metal, I like to condition metal with something.   Why I […]

Make this free up-cycled workshop!

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Make this free up-cycled workshop! Do you dream of having this perfect little workshop with great tool storage solutions in your own home? But lack space and funds to pull it off? Don’t lose heart. You’re about to see my dream free up-cycled workshop created from all free curb side finds!  And here’s why I […]