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Get a Grip: 8 Clamps to Help You Handle Any Project

A pipe clamp is often used in cabinet or furniture construction for edge gluing wood together. It can be made to any size by simply changing the length of pipe between the fittings. The pressure exerted by a pipe clamp can mar wood, so it’s a good idea to protect the wood being clamped with blocks, cardboard, or felt.

10 National Trust Properties to Visit This Summer

Gain some architectural insight—and a renewed sense of American pride—by visiting one of these 10 National Trust Historic Sites. | By Donna Boyle Schwartz, BobVila.com