Author: David D. Hughes

I just love creating things with my hands. It's amazing how little I appreciated learning these skills when I was younger. Today, it is a source of great joy. I whittle, carve, wood burn and more!

How to prep wood for whittling

How to prepare wood for whittling Whittling wood is often a hobby that some end up turning into a profession. It will take skill and precision, and also knowledge of how to handle both the wood and tools. Whilst this may not happen overnight, you have to start somewhere and the best place is at…

How to Store Power Tools

How you store your power tools often influences their durability. When I bought my first power tools, I used them, let them cool, and returned them to the toolbox. As time went on, I got tired of them and thought of making some space in my garage. However, I could not keep it outside because…

How to fix a screw hole that is too big

Do you have a screw hole that is too big? Sometimes that just happens. In many cases, I have made larger screw holes and had to look for ways to fix them. Use the tools available before deciding on a convenient method. This article will show you how to repair a larger screw hole. To…

Rotex sander VS Orbital sander

When deciding between the Orbital and Rotex sander, consider ease of use and purpose. The tools are of different sizes. Consider the size of the surfaces, the grits, the power, the speed and the systems. If you are on a tight budget, forget about a higher-powered device and opt for a lower-powered one. More power…

Metabo sxe 450 Turbotec vs Festool

Choosing between Metabo sxe 450 turbotec and Festool can be difficult. Both are high-quality grinding tools. When comparing the two, look for design, quality, durability, speed, reliability and accuracy. Note the differences and focus on the tool that suits your interests. By the end of this article, you will have decided on your first choice….

Miter Saw vs Circular Saw | What Your Mama Didn’t Tell You

If you are planning to buy a saw, deciding between a miter saw and a circular saw can be difficult, even if you know what each tool offers. Remember that while some of the features are identical, there are differences between the two. You should know how each saw tool cuts, what material it is…

Metabo c12rsh2m vs Dewalt dws779

Choosing between the Metabo c12rsh2m sliding double miter saw and the Dewalt dws779 bevel double miter saw may give you a headache. At first glance, you may notice some similarities. Which one should you choose? Maybe it is easier to choose the brand? No way! Metabo and Dewalt are top-notch brands known for their durability…

Wen 6369 vs 6377 | Battle of the Drywall Sanders

Are you in the market for a drywall sander? Deciding between the Wen 6369 and the 6377 can be difficult and tedious due to the products’ similarities. They have a swivelling head with a speed of 600 to 2500 rpm, an automatic dust removal system and a 5-amp motor. Still, there are differences you should…