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How to Dry Wood in a Microwave Oven (7 Steps Guideline)

How to Dry Wood in a Microwave Oven (7 Steps Guideline)

Drying up woods is one of the toughest parts of preparing woods. This part really takes the test of your patience. Just imagine that you need some small piece of wood to finish off your next project. You’ve been drying it up in the sun for some time. However, just like a bolt from the blue, it started drizzling. ...

How to Keep Logs from Splitting (5 Methods Explained)

How to Keep Logs from Splitting (5 Methods Explained)

It's no wonder that you can not turn green woods into boards immediately. For a number of reasons, you have to store them in a place where it will be for a few months. While this sort of storing takes place, a number of potential threats come up and attack the logs. And one of the major threats of such sort is ...

How to Saw Lumber with a Bandsaw Mill (7 Steps Solution)

How to Saw Lumber with a Bandsaw Mill (7 Steps Solution)

Dealing with lumbers is not an easy chore for any carpenter. To turn those bulky lumbar into usable boards, they go through a number of complicated cutting, sizing and finishes chores.  So, you might pick up a way to cut them with a bandsaw mill. So, it’s pretty obvious to come up with a question of- how to saw ...

How to Remove Bark from a Branch (5 Methods Explained)

How to Remove Bark from a Branch (5 Methods Explained)

It takes a lot to process for the newly felled tree to turn them into logs ready to work with. In the meantime, there are a number of steps involved. And tree branch debarking is just one of the initial steps.  To remove bark from a tree branch sounds quite easy of a job. But if you don't want to compromise with ...

How to Cut a Leaning Tree in the Opposite Direction (5 Steps)

How to Cut a Leaning Tree in the Opposite Direction (5 Steps)

Felling trees is a job that every woodworker out there has to face. And there is no way that he can compromise with the quality of this job. Because a tree felled in a wrong way can be even thrown at garbage. But there are situations where felling trees just become tougher than usual. And felling a tree in the ...

Cutting Tree Branches with Reciprocating Saw (5 Steps)

Cutting Tree Branches with Reciprocating Saw (5 Steps)

If you're a professional woodworker or carpenter, you may have a wide variation of cutting tools. But in case you are not a professional in this game, you may not have (or need) tools in abundance. And maybe( just for the sake of argument) you have a reciprocating saw at hand to cut down the annoyingly large ...

How to Cut Tree Limbs over House (5 Steps Guideline)

How to Cut Tree Limbs over House (5 Steps Guideline)

We understand that we all love to be surrounded by trees and the green facilities that they provide. But there will come a time when things will get out of control. You will start seeing the large tree limbs on top of your home, which is both unexpected and annoying.  So, we thought why not help you with getting ...

Skidding Logs with ATV and Tractors [The 360-Guide]

Skidding Logs with ATV and Tractors [The 360-Guide]

When we hovered into the forestry forums, we’ve noticed people having trouble dealing with one particular thing. And that’s the after-feeling skidding of logs. To be precise, they get in a dilemma in between two of the most practiced manner- skidding logs with ATV, and skidding logs with the tractor. You can use ...

3 Types of Tree Felling Cuts (Explained)

3 Types of Tree Felling Cuts (Explained)

Tree felling means cutting the tree in a particular way so that it falls in the desired direction. And most of the accidents happen in tree felling because of the wrong cut. Actually, there’s no wrong cut. But sometimes people make little blunders while making the cuts. These little blunders add up to a big ...