Blog - Health & Safety

Safe woodworking is not something we should ignore. I have been working with wood for over 30 years and luckily I have not had any serious accidents. Simple practices such as using your tools safety features, but you can do more. It is not just the physical damage to our eyes, fingers and hearing but also we much protect our lungs from fine carcinogenic dust. In my blogs, I talk about what safety protocols we can do and additional equipment such as air purifiers and dust extraction

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Why every house should have a Berkley water filter

Water is a basic necessity of life, and access to clean drinking water is crucial for maintaining good health. Unfortunately, ...
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Why is woodworking good for our mental health?

Woodworking can be good for our mental health for several reasons:1. It can provide a sense of accomplishment: When we ...

Are pallet projects safe?

Pallets are a versatile and affordable material that can be used for a wide range of DIY projects. From coffee ...
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Is Sawdust Dangerous?

Sawdust can be potentially dangerous if it is inhaled in large amounts. Inhaling sawdust can irritate the respiratory system and ...
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Corrected Safety Glasses that I use Daily

Varionet Safety Specs are what I use in my workshop since they are corrected of the shelf and varifocal. Watch ...
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Bag Filter vs Cyclone Separator

Woodworking Cyclones ShopvacsWorking with woodworking machines nearly always require dust control. Machines like the planer or thicknesser produce large quantities ...
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