Workshop

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How to Prevent Vise Jaws from Damaging Wood

Vises with sharp metal jaws can damage wood. Here’s how to make wood saddles to slip over the throat of the device to keep it from damaging the workpiece.

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Tip for Making a Portable Workbench

To make a simple portable workbench, all you need are two sawhorses and a pair bifold closet doors.

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Tip for Storing Tool Instruction Manuals

Every tool comes with an instruction manual. Here’s a tip for storing them. Watch the video to learn more.

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Using drill to attach a section of downspout to a ceiling joist.

DIY Overhead Storage Rack from Downspout

Watch this video to find out how to make an overhead storage rack in your workshop or garage from gutter downspout to store molding and pipe the easy way.

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Six-pack carton filled with spray paint cans and glue bottles.

Spray Can and Glue Bottle Storage Tip

Watch this video to find out how to organize and store spray cans and glue bottles using six-pack drink cartons to make it easy to find what you need and take it with you on the job.

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Using a cordless drill to attach a piece of vinyl downspout a wall stud.

Workshop Gutter Downspout Dowel Storage Tip

See how to keep wooden dowels, pipe, and small moldings neatly organized and ready for use in your shop by mounting a piece of vinyl downspout to the wall.

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Glue bottle stored upside down in hole drilled in workshop shelf..

Glue Bottle Easy Access Storage Tip

Check out this tip to keep the glue bottles in your workshop or garage ready for use at a moment’s notice. Watch this video to find out more.

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Use a carabiner to clip wrenches together for easy access .

Easy Wrench Organization Tip

Watch this video to find out how to organize wrenches for easy access using an inexpensive aluminum carabiner.

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