The importance of a wood moisture meter with a carpenter

Today I will introduce to you about the essential role of a wood moisture meter with a carpenter. The important thing in this article is that I will show you clearly about the wood moisture meter and the work of a carpenter every day. That is the reason why I will share with you a story about my father – an old carpenter.

What is a carpenter?

My father has worked as a carpenter for about 30 years. He is an extremely responsible and passionate person that I have never been seen before. He is always a good example of the spirit of work and hard work for me especially the young generation. So let’s me answer you the question  : ” What is a carpenter ?” and ” What does a carpenter do every day?”. I think that Carpenter is a person that is very popular with many people. A carpenter is a person who works with wood. They can make cabinets, build houses or do other things with wood. The main work of my father is to make tables, chairs, beds, cabinets, doors and many other wood objects in house. Carpenters usually make very good foremen on larger jobs as they deal with so much of the project from ground up. Carpenters are always adding to their tools and always learning how to use the new tools, materials, and ways of working with wood. So they are always creative and enthusiasm with their job.

What does a carpenter do?

This is a common question that many of us want to know. A carpenter can do custom work for customers or businesses. The carpenters construct and repair building structures and frameworks and they also install cabinetry for kitchens, bathrooms as well as install drywall and siding. My father made carpentry right at home every day. I can see that he works with wood from the morning to the night. One day of his work will start at about 7:30 o’clock and end at about 6 pm. He does not think that it is a hard work and he does not feel tired with this job because he has a passion and enthusiasm for work. He is a handmade carpenter in my village. Although the products that he made are household appliances and simple objects such as chairs, tables, cabinets, beds and so on, I think every carpenter also needs high skills and categories. Many carpenters will choose to focus their skill in one of two broad ranging categories. Rough carpenters will focus on building things that need to be simple and structural. This includes framing for houses or crates for shipping. Finish carpenter will focus on things that are detailed and artistic.

How important of a wood moisture meter to the carpenter?

Moreover, my father shares that besides the high skills and categories, the important thing of a carpenter is essential tools. I will show you some important tools of a carpenter that are sawing machine, wood drilling machine, woodworking machine, sanding machine, and toolbox. However, that is not enough because a carpenter also needs other protective equipment such as worker clothes, baseball cap, safety shoes, protective gloves, rubber gloves, rain gear, raincoats gowns, safety boots, gas masks, porter shoulder pads. But a tool that is indispensable of a carpenter is a wood moisture meter.

A wood moisture meter is a kind of modern measuring device, which has a small size, making it more portable and easy to handle. So it is convenient for moving to other places. Using a wood moisture meter is very important with any professional construction works, building contractors or anyone working with building materials especially carpenters. There are some following reasons that I want to introduce you:

  • The wood moisture meter is the best solution for carpenters to eliminate problems such as curving, warping, cracking, breaking when processing wood.
  • Checking the humidity for wood is necessary any time to protect interior design products from curving, warping, and breaking.
  • A wood moisture meter helps you check the moisture for wood very quickly and exactly. That will help your checking wood moisture easier.
  • A wood moisture meter can measure very deeply in wood and give us an accurate result.   

In conclusion

I always see a wood moisture meter in my father’s box tool. In my opinion, we should consider buying a moisture meter for wood to have a good result and effect in working. With some specific and useful information that I give you here, I hope you will understand more about the wood moisture meter and hope you success in your work.

[REVIEWS] Famous moisture sensor meter moisture sensor hygrometer for the garden yard.

It was a problem that makes me stress, when my plants died due to my carelessness, forgot to water the plants. Not only me but even my dear neighbors have to think about this issue. Forget watering plants or watering plants too much causes our plants to be quickly removed, which is what most bonsai lovers don’t want.

I have been thinking a lot, in a day there are so many things to do that make me lose watering the plants, going to work, taking care of the children, going to the market and cooking, etc are the things that make those plants potted die. Moreover, too moist soil makes plants susceptible to disease. Therefore, I searched for devices capable of measuring soil moisture and, more specifically, I found a product with sound notification feature, which will help me remember my bonsai.

Today’s product is called Famous Moisture Sensor Meter Moisture Sensor Hygrometer for Garden Yard. You can search for this product easily on Amazon site, with price only $ 6.09.


It is a unique and outstanding device in today’s moisture meter products. With a bird-shaped design and covered with colorful colors, they are exceptionally stand out. There are four colors to choose from: red, blue, yellow and black. They look so cute and lovely. When combined with ornamental pots, it will create beautiful scenery and blend with nature more than products with common designs. However, this design is charming but is a disadvantage when it cannot display soil moisture data. Besides, this product has a built-in battery.

The second part is 2 metal detectors with a length of 12.6cm. It is an important and very sensitive part so you need to be careful during installation and use


Material: Resin Metal

Overall length: 17.5cm / 6.89in

Length of probe: 12.6cm / 4.96in  

Bird height: 8.6cm / 3.39in

Bird width: 3.6cm / 1.42in

Package weight: approx.62g


A special feature of this product, which the manufacturer introduced is that it will sing when your soil lacks water and stop singing when the water is enough, another bonus feature, this function will automatically turn off when the night comes, avoiding everyone’s sleep disturbance. I especially love this feature of the product; the song is very loud and smooth. This advantage that makes me love and orders it. This is also a product for those who forget to water plants like me.

This moisture meter is truly an indispensable device in your garden since this product my plants are always drinking enough water and some plants are blooming and it’s so beautiful. Ah, this product is suitable for both indoor and outdoor plants.

There are a few notes for this product:     

1. After inserting the probe into wet soil, the singing function will stop. But If the singing function is still there, please water the plants. If the product sings automatically in sunlight, it means that the electricity is sufficient.

2. Probe tips need cleaning regularly with fine abrasive paper.

3. The PH value of soil should be between 3 and 8.

4. Watering is required when it sings every 15 seconds.

5. Insert the tip deeply and near the the root ball, but carefully to avoid breakage.

My verdict

Score: 8.5 / 10


  • Useful feature: There is an alarm when the land lacks water
  • Pretty design
  • Low price
  • Available battery
  • Can be used for plants indoors and outdoors


  • Do not display the data of soil moisture

A device for measuring soil moisture for plants is extremely necessary for bonsai lovers. This product will not disappoint you, try and experience it. I highly recommend this product. You will NEVER forget your bonsai again.