How To Eliminate Paint Brush Stokes

By Robert Robillard

Eliminating Paint Brush Strokes My painting contractor always told me to have that a paint project was 805 prep and 20% paint.  Even with the prep being the lion’s share of a paint project, there is still  some skill required to get the paint to “lay down.” Laying down means without brush strokes or “rope marks,”…

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YEEDI Robot Vacuum Review

By Scott Arnold

YEEDI Robot Vaccum Who needs two more hours in the day and perhaps one more day in the week? We could all use some extra time. When we don’t have enough time, we tend to forget or neglect less important tasks. In my case, I know it comes down to cleanliness. There isn’t always enough…

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Cleaning A Garbage Disposal

By Robert Robillard

Garbage Disposal Odors Most odors that come out of the garbage disposal are coming from food slime buildup on the splash guard, That’s the removable black rubber panel that sits atop your sink’s drain hole. You can scrub it with soap and water using a scrub-brush or stoss it in the top rack of a…

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15 Gauge vs 16 Gauge Finish Nailers

By Robert Robillard

How to Choose A Finish Nailer | What’s The difference? When determining the difference between 15 gauge vs 16 gauge nailers, it’s important to know that the gauge of a nail refers to the diameter of the nail wire. 15 Gauge vs 16 Gauge | Rule Of Thumb When asked what is the difference between 15…

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How to Make Hidden Dado Cuts On Router Table

By Robert Robillard

Drop-Cut Procedure To Make A Hidden Dado A stopped or hidden dado does not run all the way through your board. You use stopped dados in bookcase construction, sliding drawers and shelves, and where ever you want a hidden dado joint. The process of making a hidden dado on a router table is often called a…

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Bubba Kitchen Knives Review

By Scott Arnold

Bubba Kitchen Knives Review Our Weekend Warrior Page covers a variety of topics. From outdoors, indoors, firearms safety to clothing we cover it all. Covering Bubba Knives in the kitchen is where I want to be! Let’s take a look at the 8″ Chef’s Knife as well as the 6.5″ Nakiri Knife Spending time with…

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Smith & Wesson M&P Officer RXP Flashlight Review

By Robert Robillard

Smith & Wesson M&P Officer RXP Rechargeable Flashlight 1098726  This Smith & Wesson M&P Officer RXP flashlight is promoted as a great everyday carry flashlight. When first looking at this light and who might benefit from it,  public safety and the military come to, but so don’t construction trades. Folks in the trades are constantly…

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2021 Holiday Gift Guide – Gifts Under $100

By Scott Arnold

Concord Carpenter’s 2021 Gift Ideas for Under $100 We’ve all struggled to find that one last gift or even that one gift for the person who has everything! We’d like to share our thoughts on what we think would be a good idea for this guy or girl. Every year, we attempt to publish a…

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