Which Tools to Get

 If you are a beginner, the buying guides from our beginner site, Common Woodworking, may be useful to you:

Which tools should I start with?

Here are a few blog posts where Paul talks about which tools to get:

This older blog post lists the tools that Paul recommends getting over time.

My essential tools

Here are the first 10 to get:

Questions Answered – Ten Hand Tools, Three Joints?

And here are some blog posts on what to look out for:

My Minimalist Tool List

Buying Good Tools Cheap