How to load a staple gun

Staple guns are your go-to source for quick and easy installations of upholstery, furnishings or trims. Staple guns are categorized according to their means of power. In this case, we have manual, electric and pneumatic (compressed air) staple guns. Before you can use your staple gun, you have to figure out how to load it. […]

How to Use a Framing Nailer

Before we had nail guns, we had mastered the art of wielding a nail and a hammer. The hammer helped you practice a form of endurance you can only wish for today. How many swings of the hammer could you keep up with before exhaustion wore you down? Today, framing nail guns have taken most […]

What are the Differences between Straight vs Angled Finish Nailers

We were made to make choices each day. Choices that make us or break us. Whether to have tea or coffee in the morning. Choosing between your favorite ice-cream. Everywhere we turn, we must make choices. Even when it comes to choosing your nail gun, you must make hard choices. Should you go for the […]

How to Remove Nail Gun Nails

You could be embarking on a home improvement journey, or involved in a fixer upper at some great historic house. Maybe you found an understated piece of furniture at the flea market, and you are on the mission to make it great again. Deconstructing the timeless pieces of furniture can be a piece of cake. […]

How to use a Nail Gun with an Air Compressor

The first time you set out to buy a nail gun, you were introduced to the different types of nail guns. From electric nail guns to the combustion powered nail guns and also the pneumatic nail gun. Have you ever wondered how to make the pneumatic nail gun and compressor work together? Ever wondered how […]

How does a nail gun work?

If you are always working on woodwork projects or in a team at a construction company, you have undoubtedly come across a nail gun. Either you own a pneumatic nail gun, a combustion-powered nail gun or an electric nail gun. While appreciating all the work done thanks to the nail gun, you might have wondered […]

How to load a nail gun for common brands of nailer

It’s about time you got yourself a nail gun. Why? Because they’re easier to use, just press the contact tip and pull the trigger. No more smashing your fingertips with the hammer! Now you just can’t seem to figure out how to load a nail gun. The manual that comes with the tool does not make […]

How to Use a Nail Gun with Safety First

There was a time we had no choice but to master the art of hitting the nail on the head, literally, with a hammer. One too many times, we accidentally bumped our fingers, you experience pain you can never forget. It became tricky when trying to maneuver nails through corners and into delicate trimmings without […]

What are Framing Nailer Angle Differences?

Year after year, technology keeps moving forward, and we with it. There has been an evolution of the common handyman tools to what we know today as power tools. The framing nailer is one, among the many types of nail guns available in the market. What makes the framing nailer unique is their ability to […]

How to toenail wood – Essential Toenailing tips

What is Toenailing? Toenailing is the essential skill of driving a nail into a piece of wood at an angle. Toenailing is an art every carpenter should master. Carpenters use toenailing to secure strong joints using two pieces of wood. Toenailing is also a quick method of aligning crooked, or stubborn boards into their proper […]