Craftsman brand their work for identification purposes. In this article, we are going to give you a few tips on how to use a branding iron. First of all, it's important to note that the use of a branding iron is pretty simple. All you need to do is heat it up and press it onto the wooden piece. This will leave a logo or signature on the piece. However, complications may occur, which may ruin your hard work. Let's find out more.