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Exploring The World Of Handcrafted Furniture Construction


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Exploring The World Of Handcrafted Furniture Construction

Hi there! The name is Nicky and I'm here to present the fascinating world of furniture construction to you. Modern furniture comes from a long line of handcrafted items that have recently fallen out of favor. I grew up in a quirky household where we created all of our own furniture by hand. I have fond memories of shaping wood on the lathe for table and couch legs before I could even ride a bike. Today I continue to create furniture using all of the skills I learned from my awesome parents. I would like to share the knowledge I've collected over the years with you to help expand this interesting hobby. My main goal is to see handmade furniture secure its place in the marketplace. I hope you learn all you need to know about techniques, tools and building materials to create signature pieces you'll love for lifetime.

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Ready For A New Deck? Why Vinyl Is The Way To Go
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Ready For A New Deck? Why Vinyl Is The Way To Go

If you're going to be having a deck installed on your home, you need to choose the right material. Wood may be the most common type of decking material, but that doesn't mean it's the best. If you want to choose the best material for your deck, you need to choose vinyl instead. Vinyl decks will provide your family with long-lasting enjoyment. Here are three important benefits you'll enjoy when you choose a vinyl deck for your yard. Read More 

Use Sealcoating To Increase Your Property Value

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Upgrading Your Dirt Or Gravel Driveway To Asphalt

The driveway to your home is not always the first thing you consider when you build or buy a home. Often a home with a dirt or even a gravel driveway stays that way for a while because the focus is put on the house itself. But when the time comes to consider updating it, asphalt can be a good option. Why Consider Asphalt? When you start to consider getting the driveway high and dry, asphalt offers some benefits to consider. Read More 

Think Your Well Pump Is Broken? What To Know

If you have a home that runs water with a well and you are suddenly noticing higher utility cost and lack of water pressure, the problem could be your well pump. You will want to have a well specialist come to the property to investigate what is going on with the well and the water system and to see what repairs or replacement options are needed. Here are some of the possibilities that could be causing the water concerns and signs that your well pump is broken. Read More 

How To Replace Rotted Wood Sub-Flooring Around A Toilet

If you had a toilet leak lately, you may notice the floor around the area feels spongy, and it will cause the toilet to wobble. However, moderate rot doesn't mean you have to replace the whole floor. You should be able to fix a section of sub-floor yourself, but it should be done quickly to prevent further damage. Follow these steps to fix rotted sub-floor around a toilet. Prepare to Fix the Rotted Sub-Floor Read More