The Carpenter’s Apprentice Book

Lessons Learned from a Woodworking Apprenticeship By Scott Mathson, Whiskey Wood Creations SPECIAL DIY Pete Audience PRICING – Get 20% Off using code “DIYPETE20” through 9/10/16! Order Yours Now – there’s only 75 discount codes available! Extremely detailed, 50+ pages with images, techniques, and insight. Not only does this eBook encompass woodworking advice, in particular joinery, apprenticeships, and designing advice, …

DIY Pete – RYOBI NATION Tool Giveaway!

I am excited to announce this months Ryobi Nation Tool Giveaway! Please enter for your chance to win a $300 worth of tools from Ryobi. I use Ryobi tools for my DIY Projects and they work great. Please comment below and tell us about a cool project you are working, plan to make, or just finished up with! Sharing your project …

DIY Camera Equipment

I’ve had a number of fellow DIY’ers ask about equipment I use to film the DIY Pete videos for my Youtube channel. So, I created my first “VLOG” to give you a behind the scenes look at what cameras, microphones, accessories, and video equipment I use. Equipment Here is an overall look at the lighting, cameras, and accessories. For the …

Essential Tools and Gear: Great Gift Ideas for DIY-ers

Here come the holidays again, full of family and friends, good food, and… tools! I’ve put together a list of the most essential tools in my arsenal for woodworking, concrete, metal, and general DIY building projects. Tools can add up in cost, so remember to check bargain barns and sale racks, Craigslist, and pawn shops, and some of the big …

DIY PETE TV Tutorial

How to Hide TV Wires

There are a couple things that can NEVER be big enough. The work shop and the TV screen! I recently upgraded tv’s to get one that was a little bigger for football season. I am a HUGE Nebraska Cornhuskers fan and love watching games on the setup. GO BIG RED! Once the TV was hung I had to figure out how …

Schlage Camelot Lock Review

A few months ago I was in the market and looking for an electronic door lock. I had seen a few brands doing the high tech door locks. Many of which pair with apps on phones and can control the lock from anywhere you have an internet connection. I researched a number of locks including the Kwikset 925 Kevo, the Lockitron, and …