Small Bathroom

Oh you thought the windows on that house was crazy check out the door in this small bathroom. You have to love creativity. Lol

New bathroom

Well it’s been fun in the wolf and rabbit den. We’ve rebuilt our bathroom. It was originaly decorated in the ’90’s but in a perverse seventies way. We discussed, rabbit and I, the options and finaly decided on a sort of Cape Cod thing. I looked...

Interior door making #9: No movement doors!

I’m very happy to report that all 10 of my doors, which have all gone through at least one complete heating and cooling season, have not moved at all. No sticking after this incredibly hot and humid summer. Even the bathroom door, which takes the...

My beginners workshop #2: How it looks today

Here are some shot of how it looks today. There is a lot left to do. I have to get it organized again and get rid of some of the demolition and construction debris. Looking toward the rear section. The framing is for a bathroom, complete with...

Learning veneer #7: Redo

In the last blog I was facing bubbles and a slew of problems. pictures of some problems below: I decided to rip it apart to find out the root cause of these issues. It tuned out to be a good exercise for me. When I bought my house...

Shop Tips and Gadgets #1: Fresh Air Supply on the Cheap

Back in my boat building days I periodically had the need to spray some very toxic paints. A fresh air supply is highly recommended for these occasions but they are very expensive for infrequent use. I found this today as I was doing a deep...

Stumpy's Favorite Things #1: A little treasure of woodworking folklore

Some of the most popular videos we make at the Stumpy Nubs Workshop are the “Old-Timey Woodworking” series. People love to see how things were done in days past. I always get this feeling of nostalgia when I see an old tool or a piece of...

Morris chair restoration #1: I may have bit off more than I can chew

Disclaimer: Please be aware that just because I have documented this journey does not mean that I have a clue about what I’m doing. Note: The chair is now finished but I decided to document my journey in a blog rather than posting all these...