Woodworking Tools & Techniques is a comprehensive resource on tools, materials, and techniques for the new woodworker. Large color photos and practical, expert instruction will help them choose the right tools, set up a shop, and use both safely.
Choosing materials is as important as choosing tools, and Woodworking Tools & Techniques thoroughly covers material selection. With dozens of detailed color photos, the book will describe the characteristics and uses of the huge variety of common to exotic hardwoods available on the market today.
Finally, Woodworking Tools & Techniques is a comprehensive resource for basic woodworking techniques from planning and preparation to joinery to finishes. Even intermediate and seasoned woodworkers will find the exhaustive explanation of basic techniques useful as they embark on increasingly advanced woodworking projects.
Author Biography: The editors of Creative Publishing international have created more than 25 of the best-selling books on home repair, home improvement, and landscaping. All books are exhaustively researched, written, photographed, and edited by veteran staff members with years of experience in their areas of expertise.