DeWalt Miter Saw FLEXVOLT

DeWalt FLEXVOLT Miter Saw Real-World Test

Corded or Uncorded: You Choose.  DeWalt’s 120 Volt Max 12” Sliding Compound Miter Saw (DHS790) can run either corded or cordless. Talk about flexibility and convenience! The key is its FLEXVOLT battery system. Two 60 volt FLEXVOLT batteries power the Miter Saw with 120 volts when it’s not plugged in. Users can expect unlimited run time with…

Toilet Installation

How to Install a New Toilet During a Home Remodel

A lot of homeowners love the idea of assisting the general contractor with their bathroom remodeling project, but many are afraid they would just be in the way. Discuss this with your contractor; most don’t mind if you want to get your hands a little dirty and learn some home maintenance along the way! Today…

Interior Door

How to Hang Interior Pre-Hung Doors

Getting Started When hanging interior doors the first thing to do is check for proper sizing of the rough opening. The opening should be 2 inches wider and 1 inch taller than the nominal size of the door. The second thing to check is the proper handing of the door. To check proper handing put…

Trimming Laminate

How to Trim Laminate Countertops

The final step in completing a laminate countertop — trimming its edges flush — can prove a little nerve wracking. After all, you have a lot of time and money invested in your project and the last thing you want to do is ruin everything while trimming. Relax! These pointers ensure clean results every time….

A pneumatic nailer is used to install 2 by 6 wood panelling

Add a Blast of Productivity with Pneumatic Nailers and Staplers

Pneumatic nailers and staplers, powered by pressurized air from a compressor, will kick your productivity up a few notches in the shop or at the job site. Fire a fastener in the blink of an eye, with minimal workpiece damage, while enjoying great control over placement and depth. Best Pneumatic Tool for You? Your project…

How To Install Windows And Doors

When it comes to the windows and doors of your home, they do more than just provide a gateway to the outside world. They improve the look of your home, provide light and air and give you plenty of framed views from the inside out. However, through time and exposure to the elements, it’s not…

How to Install Shower Tile

Changing the appearance of your bathroom can be as simple as altering the tile in your shower. You don’t have to rely on a professional to get this job done, either. With the right shower tile ideas, the appropriate tile tools and Stabila measurement tools, and a bit of information under your belt, you can create…