Which Rebar Tie Tool is Right for Your Project?

Posted on August 23, 2017

Which Rebar Tie Tool is Right for Your Project?

In the construction world, fast-paced environments breed accidents, mishaps, and mistakes. Many health risks, injuries, and damages stem from outdated and ineffective procedures. If you can adopt a rebar tie tool into your arsenal, however, you’ll thrive with the added innovation. Manually tying rebar takes work. First, you need to tie a wire around a Read more…

A Look at Tying Rebar

Posted on August 21, 2017

A Look at Tying Rebar

Learning to tie rebar properly is a like perfecting the art of tying sailor’s knots. It requires some practice to do it right. The kind of tie depends on the kind of job the rebar will be doing, and specialized tools are needed to do it right and to do it well. A Look at Read more…

Should You Be Tying or Welding Rebar?

Posted on August 7, 2017

Should You Be Tying or Welding Rebar?

When you’ve got a lengthy concrete project ahead of you, the question of whether you should be tying or welding rebar may not be the first thing that comes to mind. But it’s an important part of the job, impacting structural strength, ease of pour, quality of rebar used and speed of production. Which one is Read more…

5 Fun Outdoor Rebar Projects to Try This Summer

Posted on August 2, 2017

5 Fun Outdoor Rebar Projects to Try This Summer

Steel rebar is used for giving extra strength to concrete and other building materials, but it’s far more versatile than you might imagine. It’s easy enough to bend, shape, and cut it with just a few power tools. If you’re looking to get creative and decorate your yard without spending a ton at the local Read more…

Which Hand Sander is Right for You and Your Project

Posted on July 24, 2017

Which Hand Sander is Right for You and Your Project

If you a DIY kind of person, sanding cannot be avoided. Many projects are going to come up that will require smooth, clean, finished surfaces. You need to choose the right hand sander for the job. You do not want to spend hours sweating over a sandpaper and seeing less-than-stellar results. The power sander you Read more…

Decorative Concrete Ideas to Make Your Home Stand Out

Posted on July 5, 2017

Decorative Concrete Ideas to Make Your Home Stand Out

Sometimes, home design and construction go hand in hand. If you’re stocked with concrete, consider taking advantage of the supply. Choose your home’s most accessible areas and pick a focal point. Then, check out the following concrete designs. Even if you’re not planning a long-term landscape project, you can still deck out your home for Read more…

Cordless vs. Corded Power Tools

Posted on July 3, 2017

Cordless vs. Corded Power Tools

When it comes to power tools, understanding the differences between corded and cordless selections can determine your efficiency. To stay sharp, stay effective, and stay on your A-game, check out the primary differences below. Before plugging in, or before going mobile, you should understand the benefits of each. Cordless Power Tools Cordless power tools are Read more…

How to Use an Angle Grinder to Cut Rebar

Posted on June 29, 2017

How to Use an Angle Grinder to Cut Rebar

There are some materials that are simply more difficult to manage than others. Rebar is one of those stubborn materials. Though special cutting tools may make cutting your rebar easier, they can also be pricey, have very few uses, and are often very difficult when it comes to mobility. You can however use your angle Read more…

DIY Concrete Patio: How To Pour Your Own Concrete Slab

Posted on June 7, 2017

DIY Concrete Patio: How To Pour Your Own Concrete Slab

Pour a concrete slab in a weekend by following our instructions for DIY Concrete Patio. A concrete patio is quick to set up, durable, and easy to clean and keep looking beautiful for years. Setting up and pouring a concrete patio can seem complicated. You may be scared to mess it up and have a Read more…

The Three Best Tools to Break Up Concrete

Posted on June 5, 2017

The Three Best Tools to Break Up Concrete

You want that concrete gone! Here is how you decide the best tool to break up concrete. You’ve stepped on that broken, dated, and unappealing concrete patio or steps for the last time and you’re ready for something new. You could call a contractor to get rid of it for you. But even for small jobs, Read more…