Metal studs are quickly becoming the go-to choice when it comes to framing. Not only are they cheaper than wood studs, but they’re lightweight, easy to store, and always straight. They’re also far more durable, especially since they are resistant to fire, rot, and insect damages. The only problem is that metal studs are a little trickier
Flexible conduit helps to protect electrical wiring from exposure to environmental factors. It can also ground wiring, and it provides a nice, clean appearance. Since each wiring job is different, you’ll need to custom cut each piece of conduit depending on the needs of your job. Fortunately, learning how to cut flexible conduit is a fairly
Stainless steel is one of the most widely used materials in the world thanks to its strength, durability and corrosion resistance. Considering how strong and durable it is, it’s easy to feel a bit overwhelmed if you find yourself needing to learn how to cut stainless steel. Fortunately, there are a few different methods that can
If you’re faced with deteriorating asphalt that needs repair, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the project. Fortunately, the question of how to cut asphalt is one with a fairly easy answer. Today, we’re going to cover how you can tackle this job without the help of a professional using little more than a worm drive
If you’re in the middle of a kitchen remodel, you’ll soon realize that cutting through materials like granite, marble or Silestone is far more difficult than cutting through materials like wood or metal. Silestone is made up of a combination of quartz, pigment or dye and a resin material which holds it all together. It’s especially
When it comes to home projects, good trim work makes the difference between a beautiful room and one that looks haphazardly thrown together. While installing molding and other types of trim is straightforward and easy, the actual cutting work can be intimidating, even for a seasoned home craftsman. Today, we’ll cover everything you need to know
When you think of a chain, you think of something that’s rock solid and virtually impenetrable. So, if you find yourself in a position where you need to know how to cut chain, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. Fortunately, cutting chain is much easier than you may think, and you’ll be able to make quick work
Most homeowners go their entire lives without ever having to worry about their aluminum downspouts. But, if you find yourself in the unlikely situation where you need to replace or repair it, you’ll need to know how to cut downspout. While you may be nervous or uneasy about tackling this project yourself, try not to worry.