There’s probably no joinery style as fundamental as the mortise and tenon.
It’s a simple joint. But getting it right is trickier (and more time consuming) than you might think.
That said, it’s absolutely worth the effort to learn.
If you can master mortise and tenon joints, you’ll have the skills to cut almost any other style of joinery.
So to help out, I’m giving you a few different ways to cut this essential joint — plus some tips to get better results right away.