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10 Different Ways on How to Cut Rebar

Reinforcing bars are also known as rebar, and they are staples in construction and masonry. Rebar has many benefits, including being durable and useful for supporting concrete by providing a solid structure. Purpose of Rebar Rebar may be used alone or with steel mesh wire as reinforcement in concrete products. It is often made locally…

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How Do You Cut Hard Plastic Without Breaking It?

Cutting hard plastic is no easy task. Not only can the cuts be hard to make, but you also run the risk of breaking it in the process. However, there are some techniques that you can utilize to ensure you don’t break your plastic while cutting it. ​How Do You Cut Hard Plastic Without Breaking…

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How to Cut Wood Slices from Logs for Your Next DIY Project

Cutting wood slices is an ideal woodworking technique that can be used for a variety of projects. These wood slices make wonderful coaster and ornament pieces as well as chargers and decorative surfaces. You can really let your mind run wild with the possibilities. Learning how to cut wood slices is an easy process if…


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How to Cut a Circle In Tile

There are a number of household projects that require a hole cut in tile. Installing a toilet requires a large hole that may cross multiple tiles. Smaller holes in a single tile may be necessary for allowing the passage of pipes. Ceramic tiles are high in compressive strength, but low in tensile strength, which makes…

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How to Cut Glass Tile Without a Wet Saw

Glass tiles create a beautiful, shimmering, light-filled effect in bathrooms and kitchens. They are durable, easy to install, and wipe clean with little effort. The most difficult part of installing a new glass tile backsplash or shower walls is likely to be cutting the tile without shattering or breaking it.  The best tool for the…

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How to Cut Wire

Without wires, most of the important items and products in your home wouldn’t work. Whether they are providing power or not, wires are vital pieces of your home and your treasured equipment. But what happens when you need to cut wires? There are times when they are in the way and need to be snipped…

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How to Cut Slate

When creating a new project at home, you may choose to work with slate. Most slate stock pieces will not be the exact size that you need so it is necessary to cut it up. Let’s take a look at some simple steps you can use to cut slate for your needs. We outline several…

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How to Cut Trim Angles

Good-looking trim can turn any and all rooms into what feels like a work of art. It really is the perfect final touch on the walls of a house and adds a lot of personality and class when done right. Although the end product is usually quite lovely, the act of getting the trim cut…

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How to Cut Railroad Ties

Railroad ties can be used for a lot of different things. While they are most known for placing railroad, they can be used for a number of other projects as well. These thick and hearty pieces can’t be cut by just anything. It takes precision and the proper tools. Below, you will find a complete…

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How To Cut Metal Studs

If you work in the construction industry or want to take on a large DIY project, you will need to cut metal studs to provide metal stud framing. Metal stud framing builds the skeleton for a building out of steel, however, it does take some effort to do so correctly. Here’s some tips for cutting…

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How to Cut Laminate Sheeting

Most pieces of laminate sheeting will not come in the exact size that you need. Learning how to cut the laminate sheeting to the right size can help complete your project. Here are the methods we recommend: For small, simple cuts: Score and SnapFor thick sheets: Use a power sawFor multiple pieces: Make a rough…

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How to Cut Flexible Metal Conduit

Flexible metal conduit can be challenging to cut safely if you aren’t familiar with the right way to do it. It’s pretty simple once you know how to do it, though! You will be a master in no time. When you’re running conduit outside for electrical wiring, you’ll need to protect it with a covering…