coat rack

How to Hang a Coat Rack on Drywall?

A coat rack is a cheap and easy way to de-clutter any entrance or foyer. Instead of piling up coats on the back of a chair, or hanging them inside a closet, a coat rack gives you the option to hang up coats where they’re easy to access.

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ikea lack shelf

How to Install an Ikea Lack Floating Wall Shelf

Ikea lack shelves are a fantastic option if you’re looking for simple floating shelves that look great and don’t cost an arm and a leg. The downside is they aren’t as easy to install as other Ikea furniture, and you’ll need a little DIY know-how and a few tools to install them correctly.

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pallet with sakrete concrete

How Long Does Sakrete Take to Dry?

Whether you’re pouring a slab for a shed, installing concrete stairs, or setting footings for fenceposts, one of the most common questions that pop up is “how long does Sakrete take to dry?”

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concrete slab curing

How Soon to Start Watering Concrete?

A key component of any concrete application is the curing process. Curing is the process of maintaining the right level of moisture inside the concrete within the ideal temperature range to aid the cement in setting properly.

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concrete slab with forms

How to Fix Too Much Water in Concrete?

A common issue among many beginners when working with concrete is adding too much water to the mixture. The ideal texture for most concrete applications is actually drier than most people think, so adding too much water to the mix is an easy mistake to make.

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concrete forms steps

Can You Leave Concrete Forms on for Too Long (or Too Short)?

If you’re pouring concrete in forms then you might be wondering if there is an issue with leaving the forms on for too long (or for too short). If you’re a contractor and frequently work with forms, then you’ll want to get them from one job to the next as quickly as you can, because as we all know time is money.

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diablo circular saw blade

Are Diablo Blades any Good?

Diablo saw blades have one of the best reputations of any blade manufacturer and are famous for their quality, longevity, and value. So, they’ve got a great name, but are they really worth the hype?

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door weatherstripping

How to Install Door Weatherstripping?

A door without properly installed weatherstripping is a major drag on your heating or air conditioning system. Without good weatherstripping, air can pass freely through the gaps between the door and the door jambs.

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driving screw in the wall

Why Won’t My Screw Go in the Wall?

It might sound like a bit of a silly question, but the reality is, that it can happen to the best of us. If you’re dealing with a screw that just won’t go into the wall – then look no further – I’ll break down how to deal with this in relation to several common DIY scenarios.

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