Almost a Carpenter is dedicated to the millions of men and women who want desperately to use their own hands and their neighbors tools to craft beautiful, useful and unique woodworking projects. We will attempt to pass along the basics of woodworking, as taught by “Master Carpenter, Almost”, Duncan.

boxbilderThe only really good place to buy lumber is at a store where the lumber has already been cut and attached together in the form of furniture, finished, and put inside boxes.

Dave Barry, “The Taming of the Screw”