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5 Types of Sanders that are Useful for Home DIY Projects

5 Types of Sanders that are Useful for Home DIY Projects

When it comes to DIY, sanders are one of those tools that are often recommended to anyone starting to get their teeth into home improvements. To begin with, most people start off with just a sheet of sandpaper and go from there. There is nothing wrong with using just sandpaper if you are working on a particularly small scale but when it comes to anything bigger like preparing a cabinet for painting or wanting to prepare your wood floors to...
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How to Load Sandpaper on a Random Orbital Sander: a Simple Diy Guide

How to Load Sandpaper on a Random Orbital Sander: a Simple Diy Guide

Sanding is a task that you will invariably need to perform when you are working on typical home improvement projects. Whether you are painting a room, refurbishing an old chair, or even revarnishing a hardwood floor, sanding is often the first stage in preparing the surface. Whilst you can perform sanding by hand, this is often time-consuming. There are some cases where hand sanding will produce better results, but often the use of a power sander will be faster, more...
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orbital sanders vs sheet sanders: Whats the difference?

orbital sanders vs sheet sanders: Whats the difference?

If you are working as a carpenter, you know that one of the most common tasks you need to do is sanding. If you have experience in woodworking tasks, then you probably know that using a sander can be quite an enjoyable experience. However, this is true only when you use the correct type of sander for the job you are doing. Two of the most commonly used types of sander are the random orbital sander and the sheet sander....
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