Category: Odd Jobs

What Drill Bit For Wood?

If you are drilling some wood then you will no doubt want to have the right drill bit for the job. but what is the right drill bit for wood?...

What Drill Bit For Plasterboard?

What is the correct drill bit to use when drilling into plasterboard? Will anything do or should you use one particular type of drill bit? Let’s have a look and...

What Drill Bit For Metal?

Drilling into metal can be a tough proposition. Don’t use the correct bits and you are just asking money as you will quickly blunt your inadequate blades, rendering them useless....

What Drill Bit For Tiles?

Drilling tile is a tricky task, even the slightest mistake can lead to the tile cracking a pain if it is not yet on the wall, or complete disaster if...

What Drill Bit To Use For Brick?

When drilling into something tough like brick it is important to make sure you have the right drill bit for the job. But what is the right drill bit to...

How to Cut Expanding Foam Flush

When you use expanding foam, particularly inside, then you will often need to cut it back after it has dried. But what is the best way to do this? Well,...

Why is DeWALT so Expensive?

So you want to know why DeWALT tools are so expensive? Well, I would be willing to go on record and say that DeWALT tools aren’t that expensive, let me...

Does Toolstation Price Match?

Toolstation is a great place to shop for all your DIY needs. Since they opened a new branch near me I know I use them all the time. But do...

Why Do We Have Skirting Boards?

Skirting boards are found in pretty much every house in the UK, indeed I can’t remember being in a home without them. But why do we have skirting boards? Let’s...

How to Measure Your Sinks Plug Size

Sink plugs can come in a few different sizes. They are not always universal, but some are much more common than others. If you have lost your sink plug, it...