30 Secret Tool Tips for DIYers
When it comes to DIY experience and expertise, nobody can match The Family Handyman's Field Editors. This crew is made up of homeowners from across North America, pros in every building trade you can name, and technical experts like engineers and chemists. Here are their best tool tips.
Why Didn’t I Think of That?
An easy way to tool caulk is to take an ice cube and run it down the caulk line, applying steady pressure. The film of water that forms between the ice cube and the caulk makes a smooth, professional finish, and you can melt the cube in your hand to get any bead shape you want.