Woodworking/DIY

Bring old batteries back to life

Bring Old Batteries Back To Life Again

Bring Old Batteries Back To Life. If you tried my method of reviving a dead power tool battery but it either didn’t work at all, or the battery now charges but doesn’t hold its charge for very long, then it may be that one or more of the cells in the battery are faulty. If…

Skill saw guide

How to make a skill saw guide

How to make a skill saw guide This is by no means my idea as it has been around for quite a while. However, as my table saw couldn’t accommodate large widths, I needed to be able to make quick and accurate straight cuts. This this was the easiest way of achieving it. Using the…

Simple Bathroom Cabinet Build

Simple Bathroom Cabinet Build

Simple Bathroom Cabinet Build We recently had our en-suite bathroom remodelled and had the sink set in a marble vanity unit. Afterwards we decided we needed some storage so I built a simple cabinet under it. I just used some scraps left over from our kitchen remodel. This was a very easy build using no…

Clean Hot Tub Filters

How to clean hot tub filters

How I clean my hot tub filters Replacement hot tub filters are expensive so extending the life of the ones you have is very worthwhile. Using this method to clean hot tub filters has meant I haven’t needed to change mine for a few years. You need nothing more than a hose pipe, a bucket…

workshop tour, shop tour

Workshop Tour and Clean Up

Workshop Tour and Clean Up A quick workshop tour and clean up before I start to fully reorganise and rearrange it. I will do another shop tour once I have finished. I have been wanting to get started on this for many months. As we have been remodelling the house, the workshop became a dumping…

Refinishing a pine table

Refinishing a Pine Table

Refinishing A Pine Table We have a pine dining table, which we brought with us from the UK. Unfortunately, as the house we bought was furnished, we didn’t have room for it in the house so we use it for BBQs and general eating outside. Although the weather here in Fuerteventura is normally great, we…