To mortise a hinge, first screw the hinge into its proper place and mark the mortise with a knife to create a groove before making a gentle chopping cut with a chisel. Learn useful hinge mortise skills from this free video of professional home help tips.
Expert: Chris Palmer
Bio: Chris Palmer brings his experience as a residential remodeler to a wide range of home improvement projects, including bathrooms, kitchens, carpentry and cabinet making.
Filmmaker: John Baldino
Series Description: Gain some quick expertise in everything from sweating copper pipes and selecting the best dust mask to to creating mortises and tenons with the aid of some professional home remodeling tips. An experienced residential remodeler shows you what to do in this free video series.