How To Glue Boards Together Without Warping
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How To Glue Boards Together Without Warping

Attempting to glue boards together without warping is extremely challenging. I have experienced the frustration with letting your wood boards dry, removing the clamps, and seeing them all uneven and warping. What is the solution to gluing boards together without warping? Gluing boards together without warping is not as bad as it seems. Things to…

Uneven or Blotchy Finish – Can You Stain Over Stain?
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Uneven or Blotchy Finish – Can You Stain Over Stain?

Staining your wood signs can be challenging. You do a lot of work to pick out the wood, carve, and sand. Now is the time to apply your chosen stain. You apply the stain and it has an uneven or blotchy finish. What do you do to prevent this and how can you fix the…

What’s The Best Dust Collection System For A Small Shop
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What’s The Best Dust Collection System For A Small Shop

If you have a woodshop you know about wood dust and the aggravations which come with it. I wanted to know what options were available to me for dust collection in my small wood shop and what was the cost. With that in mind, I started my journey into looking at dust collections systems and…

15 Challenges Of A Small WoodShop Layout – How To Solve Them
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15 Challenges Of A Small WoodShop Layout – How To Solve Them

As wood sign makers we encounter many scenarios in our woodshop that we can consider challenges. Some of them we anticipate and some we don’t. I thought I would address the most prevalent ones which would impact the majority of the woodshops for wood sign design and creation. A good woodshop layout can be complicated…

Layout Letters Templates Stencils Wood Signs Helpful Guide
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Layout Letters Templates Stencils Wood Signs Helpful Guide

Layout letters and templates help us put lettering and images on our wood signs. By using pre-cut lettering and images we can be consistent with the same size and font to use in any order and creativity we can think of on our wood signs. Layout letters, images, and templates are cut-out forms of material…

Cutting Out Shaped Templates Design Patterns For Wood Signs
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Cutting Out Shaped Templates Design Patterns For Wood Signs

Router patterns and templates are the keys to success for wood signs you make multiple copies of. If the shape is consistent with your orders and you need to produce blank copies this method of creating and storing will cut your time and make your sales easier. Having multiple blank patterns and templates of blank…