How Are Wood Veneers Made?

Wood veneer is a thinly-sliced wood layer that we use to cover surfaces to give the appearance of real wood. A veneer may come from thin slices of a log, or it also could be sliced from the bark of a tree. We usually glue veneer onto a plywood or medium-density fiberboard (MDF) boards. On … Read more

Most Expensive Wood For Furniture Making

Wood has the kind of timeless quality that no other material can offer. It is a material that will always be in fashion and furniture made of wood can be with you for a long, long time. Anything made of wood was always considered royal even from ancient times due to the richness that it is … Read more

Most Sustainable Woods (And Which Types Of Wood To AVOID)

As a woodworker, you are sure to have come across the term “sustainable wood.” You may or may not be aware of what this term means. If you are not sure, then you need to read this post carefully. Here, we discuss the different aspects of sustainable wood. If you follow these guidelines, you can … Read more

Hardwood vs. Softwood: What Are The Differences?

In the world of woodworking, there are two main types of wood hardwood and softwood. Sometimes, knowing the difference between the two can be confusing. Still, in this post, we attempt to clarify any misconceptions you might have regarding the difference between these two types of wood. You may wonder what the different types of … Read more

Best Wood for Beginner Woodworking (Getting Started)

It is quite easy to get intimidated when you go to buy lumber for your first woodworking projects. You will already be somewhat apprehensive about the various aspects of woodworking that you are still trying to grasp. There are two aspects to your challenging situation. To begin with, locating suitable lumber for your first projects is not an easy … Read more

Best Types of Wood for Making a Jewelry Box

We get jewelry boxes in all shapes and sizes. People of all ages and social groups use jewelry boxes. You can find jewelry boxes for children, women, and even men. A jewelry box may be a small, little enclosure for a single ring, or multiple-compartment boxes containing many different pieces of jewelry. Although you can buy … Read more

Best Wood for Relief Carving

Relief carving is a specialized form of wood carving where we carve figures and objects from a flat piece of wood. This form of art is similar to sculpting. However, the difference here is that the figures only project a bit from the background. We classify wood relief carving into high and medium relief depending … Read more