Quarter Turn Staircase Design Plans using Free Software

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Luc is a cabinet maker specialised in antique furniture restoration. Luc didn’t have any experience in stair building so when one of his customers asked him to build a central cut string stair to access his mezzanine he wasn’t very sure how he should go about it. Searching the internet for information he fell on…

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Carpentry Software for your Business: How One Carpenter Transformed His Workflow

Here is a message from carpenter Michal Lacko in which he explains his new method of working…with the free version of the woodworking software Polyboard and in partnership with a CNC service to cut, machine and edge the parts. He saved a lot of time with this new workflow, and didn’t need to invest in…

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Training Update: 13th October 2015

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Hi everyone! Welcome to a new Training Update. We’re creating new videos, templates and other training all the time. To help our members quickly find out what’s new, we use this series of Training Updates on our Blog. If there is any new training you’d like to see, please let us know on the Requests Forum…

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Stair Designs by an Exceptional Craftsman

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A while ago we heard from Tasos Vardopoulos in Athens, who told us about his wooden stair designs and construction process. We were incredibly impresses by the quality of his work and wanted to share it with everyone in the Wood Designer Community. Here are Tasos’s remarks: Dear Ness, My family has been making wooden stairs…

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Quarter Turn Stair with Winders, by Dominique

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Here’s a quarter turn stair with winders project, built by Dominique, an amateur wood worker, using our StairFile Pro service. The Pro version of this service includes a complete revision of the working plans as well as personal coaching all through the building of the stair. It has enabled Dominique to build this complex and…

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