Rons wife Lynn invited an architect to their new home to help with their long, winding hallway. To provide a more spacious feeling, Pat suggested that they consider widening the entry to the dining room. Ron and Lynn thought this was a great idea, so Ron got started.
While sliding doors provide lots of sunshine during the day, they can leave you feeling like you are on stage once the sun goes down. Pella Windows has created the perfect solution.
What this homeowner would like to do next is replace the plain hollow core doors in her hallway with something more attractive and substantial. This seemed just a little too challenging for Karen to handle on her own so she requested a HouseCall and Ron was more than happy to oblige.
A pocket door is actually a sliding door that goes inside the wall. Hidden parts can make them tricky to replace when something goes wrong. The pocket door we replaced had a missing latch, a track that was noisy and did not slide very smoothly, and some alignment problems.
The walking staff or hiking stave is an important part of a Pathfinders equipment, especially when hiking or camping. Suitable woods are hickory, ash, oak, iron wood (or muscle wood), and good grades of elm, sugar maple, wild cherry, yellow birch, mountain ash, and Saskatoon.
One of the annoyances of owning a full-size pavillion is carrying and storing the poles. As we live in a townhouse where storage space is limited, and I usually load the truck myself, I wanted some way to store and move the poles as a single unit. This result was this pole storage rack.
Put your collection of antique or souvenir spoons on display with this heritage spoon rack.
The Concord Table, also known as the candle stand table, is a traditional American Favorite. Our version lends itself to being a gift project because, by using a lathe duplicator, you can easily produce multiple spindles.
Courtesy of Hands On, Nov/Dec 1980 – For most of us, it was our first woodworking project – turning a bowl on a lathe. But afterwards we went on to bigger and better things, and forgot about that simple bowl that once had us basking in the glory of our own accomplishment.
Our traditional drop left table is a versatile, compact piece of furniture, offering a multitude of uses in your home decorating plans. For example, placed in your entry hall under a mirror, it can be a warm welcome for your guests, or you can open both leaves and place it beside your couch to showcase a special lamp. You can even open one leaf and use the table as a bedside accent to support your reading lamp and telephone. Thanks to its versatility, the Drop Leaf table has as many possibilities as your imagination can conjure.