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Video Spotlight - Glue Removal after Clamping

Tips for successful glue removal. Read More »

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Video Spotlight: Properly Machined Mating Surfaces

Jim Heavey explains how properly machined mating surfaces help ensure a good glue bond. Read More »

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Video Spotlight: What's the difference?

Addressing FAQs about Titebond Original, Titebond II and Titebond III Read More »

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Titebond’s New Look Says It All. In Seconds.

Titebond Wood Glues have a whole new look. See how the enhanced label and carton give you the info you need at a glance. Read More »

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Video Spotlight: Clamping Pressure

Jim Heavey discusses proper clamp pressure. Read More »

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Small rollers come up big as glue spreaders

Strong glue joints begin with a uniform and sufficient layer of glue on mating surfaces. Read More »

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A few dabs will do when stack-cutting parts at the scrollsaw

For quickly, cleanly, and painlessly holding stacked parts together prior to scrollsawing them, add small dabs of hot-me... Read More »

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Two glues work better than one when attaching many small pieces

When you need to attach a lot of small wood pieces, clamps just aren’t practical. At those times, try… Read More »

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The best clamp pads are the ones you make yourself

Most bar and pipe clamps come with plastic pads to prevent marring the object being clamped. Inevitably those pads fall ... Read More »

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A pencil mark ensures perfect plug alignment

Wood plugs look best when their grain aligns with the grain surrounding them. To ensure that, mark a pencil line… Read More »

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Use a wood scraper to refinish without marring

A metal putty knife can gouge wood in a heartbeat when peeling up a stripped finish. Instead, make a kinder, gentler kni... Read More »

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Sand your way to perfect miters

Have you ever cut a mitered corner that fit perfectly? Read More »

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Saw kerf stops glue in its track

Stop glue before it has a chance to squeeze out along edges with some well-placed saw kerfs. Here’s how… Read More »

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Pull together miters using everyday bar clamps

Use your bar clamps to pull together tricky miter joints using simple clamping jigs like these… Read More »

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Business cards as low-tech micro-adjusters

Fine-tuning the position of your tablesaw’s fence can be a hit-or-miss proposition if the fence isn’t equipped with a mi... Read More »

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A framing square makes a great drill-press fence

Looking for an effective drill-press fence capable of helping you repeatedly drill multiple holes in two directions? Loo... Read More »

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The next time you need a precise measurement reach for a drill bit

Your drill bits have uses well beyond making holes; larger sets double as precision measuring devices in 1/64" increment... Read More »

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A dead-on straightedge for your circular saw or router

This handy shop aid not only provides you with an edge for guiding your circ saw or router in a straight line, it enable... Read More »

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Squeeze-out happens – here’s how to deal with it

Despite your best efforts, glue will sometimes squeeze out of joints. Read More »

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Explore the Titebond Range of Glues

Franklin offers a complete line of nearly two-dozen products developed for specific woodworking applications. Read More »

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Understanding the Big Three

Woodworkers know one thing for sure: They want to use Titebond wood glue. But which one of the big three – Titebond Orig... Read More »

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Video Spotlight: Gluing Tip of the Month

Jim Heavey explains how properly machined mating surfaces help ensure a good glue bond. Read More »

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The Crackling Process

Use Titebond Liquid Hide Glue to create an "antique" finish on your projects. Read More »

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Titebond is a proud sponsor of Rough Cut – Woodworking with Tommy Mac

Tommy MacDonald talks about some previews of the upcoming television show season. Read More »

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Video Spotlight: Gluing Tip of the Month

Jim Heavey discusses proper clamp pressure. Read More »

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