How to Make Distressed Wood Barn Boards from NEW Wood | Reality Daydream
Love the look of distressed wood barn boards? Here's a simple tutorial on how to make brand new wood look like old, distressed wood in 3 simple steps!
Free Plans for a DIY Farmhouse Table | A Lesson Learned
Detailed step-by-step plans for making your own rustic DIY farmhouse table and matching bench. This is a perfect project for new woodworkers and DIYers!
How to Make a DIY Farmhouse Dining Room Table: Restoration Hardware Knockoff Tips | ForRent
Learn more about How to Make a DIY Farmhouse Dining Room Table: Restoration Hardware Knockoff with articles from the ForRent team tailored to help you with all of your rental needs.
A Farmhouse Table *PIC*
Alan Young Hello friends, Here is a long write-up on the building of a Farmhouse Table. I delivered the table this past weekend. The project started with a request from the clients for a "beefy" table -Hickory for the top to match their floors and a painted base-color to match their Kitchen
Selecting Lumber for Best Results
We all know to avoid lumber with large, loose knots, and twisted, warped, split, cupped or checked lumber... but how do you tell which boards will most likely do those bad things AFTER you buy them and use them? Here are some photos to show you what to look for and what to avoid. The pieces on the left are desirable and those on the right side of the photos are to be avoided. This is based on how wood behaves depending on ring shape, density and orientation. The last photo shows you wh…
How to make Steel Wool and Vinegar Stain
One of the most frequently asked questions that we have gotten is how to make the steel wool and vinegar stain that can be used on wood. This is very simple
Farmhouse Table - Updated Pocket Hole Plans
Free plans to build a Farmhouse Table. This table has been built tens of thousands of times and is loved the world over for it's basic material composition, simple clean lines, easy to build steps, and sturdy, functional size. Our step by step plans with diagrams make it easy. This plan uses pocket holes and is the updated plan. We also have this plan available to build without pocket holes.