Arthur Kudriavcev

I was introduced to woodworking by my grandfather when I was 11 years old. I spend most of my free time working on woodworking projects and writing for this blog. Apart from that, I also enjoy weightlifting and chess.

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Figuring out if birchwood is your best choice for furniture or a project can be challenging. Birchwood is only one of many options available on the market to suit your needs, but is birchwood furniture expensive? Birchwood can be rather expensive, but it also has better quality than most other wood options available. It is …

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One of the most popular hardwoods for interior applications, birch brings a nice, uniform wood grain to furniture.  It is hardwood, which means it’s pretty tough. But even the hardest woods can take on dings, dents, and scratches, so sometimes, we need to refinish our birch furniture. The process isn’t complicated, but you have to …

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Whether new or old, acquiring furniture is always fun yet a challenging task to customize. The primary type of furniture that is usually refurbished or customized is wood. One of the types of wood that is perfect for customizing would be oak. Oak furniture can be painted on, either by brush or spray paint. However, …

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Thanks to its super fine grain and stunning color profile, cherry wood is one of the most pleasing woods to look at. Fortunately, it’s also one of the easier woods to stain. Even though staining cherry wood isn’t a complicated process, you’ll still want to follow a few steps to ensure you end up with …

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Today, red oak and white oak are two of the most successful furniture and flooring materials.  When people shop for furniture or flooring, they usually wonder, “What is the difference between red and white oak? And which one is superior?”  Of course, judging if red oak or white oak is “superior” is a personal choice …

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales give you a chance to equip your shop with the best tools without overspending, as manufacturers and distributors compete for your Holiday dollars. The sales offered this year on the miter saw power tools are an opportunity to snag a great deal on some of the best miter saw …

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For many beginning and intermediate woodworkers, Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals place power tools like table saws within reach of their budgets. Black Friday 2021 looks to be an event that highlights several table saw manufacturers. Traditional DIY brands like Craftsman, Ryobi, and SKIL will target first-time power tool buyers and those with simple …

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Most woodworkers, including myself, began the hobby by using easy-to-source materials. Framing lumber is easy to find, and 2 x 4 timber is more common than most. It makes sense, therefore, that you can find several woodworking plans using 2 x 4 planks. What follows are seven furniture plans I wanted to share with you. …

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DIY bookshelf is a great project to build over the weekend. The problem is that many of the bookshelf plans on the internet are not free to use or take several steps to gain access. The eight reviews that follow look at some of the best free bookshelf plans out there, each of which offers …

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It was harder to find free plans when I got back into woodworking than it is today. One project that you will find across the internet is the ever-popular jewelry box. Each of the six reviews below highlights the experience level, tools, price, and time you will need to make them challenging and fun. Fix …

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