Tag: technique

55 Is there a trick to applying caulk using a caulk-gun? 2010-07-21T19:32:27.617

13 How do I consistently drive drywall screws to the correct depth? 2010-10-28T08:02:46.207

13 When drywalling, do the pros cover electrical boxes, or work around them? 2011-08-19T16:55:44.070

12 What should I keep in mind when building my house myself? 2011-11-08T17:58:56.120

10 How can I pour a concrete pad with a circular hole in it? 2010-07-21T19:46:40.733

10 How can I drill a hole in tempered glass without shattering it? 2016-05-06T17:55:07.363

7 What should I do with a double gang box if I no longer need two separate switches? 2010-10-23T05:53:57.617

7 Can quick-drying mud be used on the same drywall joints where slow-drying mud was used? 2010-10-28T07:47:50.447

7 Paper joint tape VS. Mesh joint tape 2011-06-14T16:49:08.123

7 How can I break up a small boulder without power tools? 2016-05-06T18:24:12.770

6 Is there a benefit to cutting a 2x4 in two passes of a mitre saw? 2011-07-13T06:33:44.370

6 What tool and technique do I use to achieve this finish in plaster? 2011-09-23T13:12:53.437

6 How do I use precision screwdrivers? 2011-10-20T22:58:57.523

4 How do I fix a pocket door wheel track? 2010-08-19T06:08:37.877

4 How do I remove a fence post from a Wedge Grip support? 2011-08-22T17:47:50.837

3 Dresser/Chest with convex front 2010-08-20T18:30:17.450

3 How do I use a stopper-borer? 2011-04-03T16:27:27.967

3 Are hydraulics stronger against compression or tension? 2011-05-04T12:52:26.833

3 How do you determine the slope of a floor? 2011-10-04T07:21:53.057

3 What is a good technique for cutting in when painting? 2014-07-18T21:13:10.630

3 How do I hang a new wooden gate so that it automatically stays closed when it is shut but also stays open at its maximum open span? 2015-09-01T16:07:43.580

3 When machining a hole, what is the order of operations? 2016-01-15T17:06:58.907

3 Why is my drywall mud cracking? 2016-05-24T23:30:15.523

2 What are some tips/techniques for applying knockdown texture to drywall? 2010-10-23T14:46:47.237

2 Tips for texturing ceilings? 2010-11-02T20:59:09.247

2 Building a mechanical Clock 2011-06-28T11:48:19.093

2 Mosaic installation: thinset excess spilling between the gaps 2014-05-10T12:58:09.813

1 Oil heater in a large room 2010-11-28T23:00:58.680

1 How do I insulate around conduits and into difficult edges in my attic? 2011-11-08T17:25:37.020

1 What's the best way to shave off 1/8 of an inch from hardie board? 2014-03-10T12:08:16.250

1 How to cut thick felt carpet pad? 2014-07-22T16:29:10.890

1 When using a hand saw, why does my cut keep wandering off the line? (originally posted by glw) 2014-12-05T19:17:59.647

1 Nailing down hardibacker on walls 2015-03-30T19:41:09.047

1 Accounting for warp while welding precise corner joints 2016-11-17T17:22:07.553

0 Importance of Following Procedure 2014-07-09T04:05:52.950

0 How can I achieve a Quartz look using concrete for a bar top? 2016-02-05T19:29:31.370