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DIY tips

DIY tips

A few small DIY tips can make the job a lot easier and more enjoyable! For example, did you know that it’s easy to pull plugs out of the wall using a corkscrew? Or that by using a comb it’s easy to drive nails into hard-to-reach places? You’ll find a detailed list of all our handy DIY tips below. 

Just click on one of our tips and you’ll be able to get started right away!

Prevent an overheated drill

Prevent an overheated drill

If you put too much pressure on an electric drill while you’re drilling, or if your drill bit is blunt, the drill can overheat and may burn out. So when you’re drilling in masonry or concrete it’s a good idea to withdraw the drill regularly. This allows dust to escape and gives the drill a chance to cool down.

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