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Questions tagged [wood]

Hacks related to wood: using, transporting, etc.

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How to clean water spots from wooden table?

I have got water spots on my wooden table. Is there any trick to make them disappear.
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A more reliable way to get rid of chopstick splinters other than rubbing them?

Whenever I try to rub my chopsticks together (regardless of etiquette; the places I go to aren't that fancy) to get rid those splinters on the cheap wooden chopsticks, I usually end up with more ...
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How to fix a gouge in a wooden table?

My children made a dent gouge on the living room table: The dent gouge is about 3-4 cm long (~2.5 in), the brown coating in the dent gouge is a weak attempt of the children to hide their misdemeanour....
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Drill cone-shaped hole [closed]

I want to drill a cone-shaped hole in some thick wood. The hole needs to be about 75mm deep and 45mm diameter at the surface. The accuracy of the dimensions isn't so important, but I do want the ...
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Cheap Method to Extract Oil [closed]

I'm intending on building a few shelves from scratch, including chopping down the wood, and then treating it. With my budget tightening up, what are some easy to access methods of harvesting oils from ...
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Securing a large board on the roof of my car

I want to buy a large board of MDF 2440mm X 1200mm. I won't be able to fit it in my car so I will need to carry it on top. I was planning to put some towels on the roof and then hold it on to with ...
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Bed frame not stable

I have a wooden bed frame that uses wooden bolt thingies to attach each part together. However, instead of 3 bolts each for connection, I only have 2, so the bed shakes a lot and sometimes breaks ...