Category Archives: Benchwork

Laying HO Track – Tips and Techniques For A Solid Foundation


If you’ve decided to build a permanent layout, a solid foundation will serve you well. There are many variations on how to build benchwork and what to use for your roadbed. Ultimately you will have to decide on how to … Continue reading

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Model Train Scenery

This the second part of how to build benchwork and scenery. In the first part I discussed some general design principles, and give ideas for building your benchwork. In this part we’ll dig in to scenery. Bring your Model Railroad … Continue reading

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Building Benchwork and Scenery

Building Model Train Scenery As you get started with model railroading you are going to want to build your own virtual world, which means you are going to want to construct scenery and settings for your trains. I mean, how … Continue reading

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