Photo Transfer to Pallet Wood

This is a little post about how I did a Photo Transfer to Pallet Wood. So, it just happened to be the case that my wife was out of the country for a few days. Still I had to work myself, and take care of mini-me, but I was able to squish in a few hours to make a small personal gift to my wife. This is what I did. By the way, I got my inspiration/information  from this YouTube Video (opens in a new tab). Start with a board of pallet…

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Preparing Pallet Wood

So, you’re done taking your pallets apart and now it’s time to prepare your boards for your project. So, you have a stack of pallet boards like this: well, my stack of pallet boards looked like this. It looked a lot like this. Now that I take a closer look, I’m pretty sure that this was my stack of pallet boards 🙂 Anyway, besides the look of your pallet boards, it’s now time to prepare your boards for your project. First up: Getting rid of those nails This is an important…

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Woodworking Psychology

The Psychology of Woodworking Us Woodworkers like Woodworking. But did you know that Woodworking loves us back? Yes, woodworking is good for your mental health. And there’s research to back this up. So if anybody is ever complaining to you about your hours spent on woodworking, just tell them that you need it. You need it to stay sane. Just keep a bookmark to this page and send it to them when the need arises 😉 I’ll break this down into two simple parts: 1) Why do we like woodworking?…

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Dismantling Pallets / Pallet Busting

stack-of-pallet-boards

Dismantling Pallets is the first step in every pallet project. On this page I give my 2 cents on this process.   On this page you’ll find: a semi-real life experience in dismantling pallets different methods of dismantling pallets description of useful tools for dismantling pallets Impatient? ==> Click here to go to my Top Tools page. There you can find all you need for pallet disassembly. Semi-real life experience dismantling pallets So… you’re ready to get started with your pallet project. For example a picket fence, which is my…

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