British Interior House StylesThis book covers an immense range of interior styles from 1500 to 1960. In addition, there is a glossary of terms and a historical time chart. The book will give useful pointers to those planning to restore their own home in a particular period style.
Junk Beautiful: Furniture RefreshedIn Junk Beautiful: Furniture ReFreshed, author and "Queen of Junk" Sue Whitney provides inspiration for reimagining and refashioning vintage pieces into truly unique furniture and accessories. 30 projects presented here include clear, concise step-by-step instruction and photographs.
New Bathroom Idea BookThis book is illustrated with 325 photos and 15 illustrations and provides design options for all areas of the bathroom, from vanities and countertops to fixtures, flooring, and finish details.
Finishing Wood - by Fine Woodworking Magazine EditorsThis collection of articles from Fine Woodworking brings together the best information on a rich variety of finishing techniques. Nowadays, finishing wood doesn't just embrace fine clear finishes like shellac and French polishing, but also bright pigmented lacquers, dyes and stains, milk paint, and "crackled" paint. Finishing Wood features a whole section on the hot new trend of coloring wood. Also included is timeless information on preparing a surface before you apply a finish (a critical first step) as well as tried-and-true methods for applying all the traditional finishes, whether by brush or by spraying.
The Furniture BibleCovers care and maintenance information, including how to properly clean leather, polish hardware, fix a broken leg, and replace felt pads, as well as recipes to make your own wax, shellac, varnish, stain, and more.
A Polishers HandbookThis concise handbook of finishing and finishes is designed for Australian woodworkers.
Australian Wood ReviewAustralian Wood Review is a high quality magazine for woodworkers that focuses on fine furniture making, woodturning, carving, timbers, tools and machinery.
Australian WoodworkerEvery issue of Australian Woodworker provides you with projects, technical tips, information on new products, shows and exhibitions, book reviews, profiles of woodworkers, an events calendar, as well as local and International news.
Fine WoodworkingSmooth and polished, Fine Woodworking is the magazine for the savvy woodworker - from aspiring beginners to accomplished craftsmen. Each colourful issue contains stimulating design ideas, techniques and projects.
Cert III Resource: Kitchen, Bathroom and Cabinet Making
Kitchen, Bathroom and Cabinet Making Online ResourcesThe Kitchen and Bathroom Cabinetmaking project is a learning resource designed for apprentices undertaking the Certificate III in Cabinetmaking (Kitchens and Bathrooms) LMF32109. The resource comprises a website and an accompanying set of print-based learner guides and work books.
Lathes - 14 minsSpindle turning, furniture making, shaping round- or disk-shaped pieces of wood—lathes can do it all. This video examines how
Power Nailers - 16 minsThis video nails the subject of nailers with information on four types: pneumatic, cordless electric, cordless impulse, and power-actuated
Radial Arm Saw : Operation & Safety - 15 minsThese videos save demonstration set-up time and help you insure that students know proper, safe procedures before operating a machine. They are also excellent for review and can be used on an individual basis if desired. This series is recommended for all woodworking students as well as the home craftsman.
Table Saws & Accessories - 14 minsTable Saw & Accessories: Operation & Safety is a fourteen-minute video which is part of the series, Woodworking Power Tools. This series of live-action videotapes details both basic and advanced operational techniques for each of the five most important and useful power tools found in the woodworking shop.
Timber Furniture - Films on Demand
Interior Design Project : Furniture Styles - 20 minsThis video joins award-winning principal designer Brandi Hagen of Eminent Interior Design for a tour of furniture showrooms to discover the distinguishing characteristics of 11 furniture and decorating styles:
Timber Furniture : The Design Process - 21 minsIn this video, Chris Beck, an applied design lecturer at Holmesglen TAFE, explains the basic steps in designing and constructing a piece of wood furniture. First, the design process, from drawings to models, is summarized. Next is a demonstration of joint construction, with an emphasis on the importance of safety guidelines and proper tools. Then, assembly and finishing with varnishes or resins are reviewed, along with the importance of self, secondary, and peer evaluations.
Fasteners for Cabinet Making - 25 minsThis program introduces the types and uses of various fasteners in building cabinets and furniture. Illustrating the many features and properties of wood screws—including head configurations, types of thread, and anti-corrosion coatings—the program also explains nail and pin weights as well as the three styles of basic cabinet construction (box, edge, and end fixing).
Hand Tools for Woodworking - 25 minsThis program shows how to use a variety of saws, planes, and chisels. It explains how to measure and mark out a project and then safely secure it.
Woodworking Safety - 19 minsSummarises the critical safety measures to observe when using table saws, radial arm saws, planers, routers, lathes, jointers, large belt sanders, and other woodworking technology.