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HOW DO I DRILL THROUGH CERAMIC & PORCELAIN TILES?

Installing a towel bar or toilet-paper holder often requires drilling through glazed ceramic tile, which is no easy task. So where to start? Let’s walk through the steps to drilling through ceramic and porcelain tiles. STEP 1: USE THE CORRECT DRILL BIT In drilling through tiles safely, using the appropriate drill bit is very important. There […]

WHICH SANDING DISC IS BEST?

When considering what is the best sanding disc to use for a specific job there is an overwhelming range of different discs, grains and grits available on the market. It is difficult to know what to choose for your job. This article will address the most suitable disc to use depending on your requirements.  Different […]

PALM COATED WORK GLOVES – Polyurethane vs Foam Nitrile Coating

Palm-coated work gloves are suited for handling small parts, the automotive industry, metalwork, fabrication, construction, the food industry and general purpose. Palm coatings bring important benefits and options to work gloves, including enhanced grip, higher levels of abrasion resistance, and even water resistance. But choosing the correct glove coating for your job can be tricky. This article […]

ABRASIVE WHEELS FOR ANGLE GRINDERS

The vast array of abrasives to choose for cutting, sanding, grinding, finishing and stripping metal can be overwhelming for users who do not work within the steel fabrication industry. This article is designed to brief DIY users working on metal projects how to select the best abrasive for the job. As most fabricators use angle […]