Where Can I Use Flat Paint?

Curious about flat paint? The finish or sheen of your paint will impact how a room feels. But the atmosphere isn’t everything. The wrong sheen can also create durability issues.  Flat paint is best used on ceilings and low traffic walls. Flat paint tends to absorb light, giving the room a soft hue. In addition, less reflective paint hides inconsistencies in the …

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Is Dry Rot Caused by Termites?

Dry rot

No homeowner wants to hear that their home has termite or dry rot. But is dry rot caused by termites? Let me share some research I’ve done on termites and dry rot.  Dry rot is caused by fungus secondary to moisture, not termites. You don’t need termites for dry rot. However, termites can make the problem worse. Likewise, the presence …

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What is a Bow Saw Used For?

Bow Saw

Are you thinking about getting a bow saw? Perhaps you have a job, and you’re wondering if the bow saw would be a good fit. In the sections below, I go into depth about what is a bow saw used for.  The bow saw is best for pruning tasks and processing medium-sized firewood. People choose the bow saw for its …

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Are Laser Distance Measures Worth it?

laser measuring tool

Are you wondering if laser distance measures are worth it? In this article, I’ll share everything you need to know about laser distance measures, and how they can help you make more accurate measurements.  Laser distance measures are an effective device for measuring short and long distances. Lasers are fast and accurate, and they allow the user to make quick …

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What is the Most Accurate Measuring Tool?

measuring tools

Have you been wondering about the most accurate measuring tool? In this article, we go over the nuts and bolts of accurate measuring tools. We also discuss how to make accurate measurements. No measuring tool is accurate unless it is used properly. Laser measurements tools and micrometers are two of the most accurate measuring tools available. However, not all tools …

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How to Build a DIY Bench with a Fabric Seat

What is a Bow Saw Used For

This project is sponsored by WORKPRO® Tools People want to be comfortable when sitting on a bench. Adding a cushion to your seat is a perfect way to introduce a bit of softness and comfort. In this tutorial, you will learn how to build a comfortable DIY bench with a fabric seat. This bench is very simple to make. I …

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