Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Corner

In this category we include different articles we feel are important and informative for the avid do-it-yourselfer.


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How to Use a Miter Saw
How to Use a Miter Saw Fri, Mar 27, 2020 Miter saws are designed to make angled cuts for molding, trim work, rafters, and other general carpentry applications. The saws also make straight crosscuts and, when equipped with the right blade, the versatility of a miter saw is an important part ... Read More

How to Cut Extreme Angles on Your Miter Saw
How to Cut Extreme Angles on Your Miter Saw Fri, Mar 20, 2020 The process becomes fairly simple if you make a simple jig from scrap wood to make safe easy cuts at angles greater than 45 degrees with your compound miter saw or chop saw. In fact, that is part of the manufacturing process for the construction of a... Read More

Build A Beautiful Three-Piece Crown Molding
Build A Beautiful Three-Piece Crown Molding Wed, Mar 11, 2020 Richard McMurray knows a thing or two about crown molding. Watch the video and learn the entire process that goes into a three-piece crown molding build-up Read More

Tips For Caulking
Tips For Caulking Thu, Mar 05, 2020 Even with EZCrown, you may need to do some initial caulking after you hang your crown molding. Learn the best tips for applying caulk for a smooth, mess-free seal. With these tips, you’ll get perfect results every time! Read More

Tips and Techniques for Finishing Trim and Crown Molding
Tips and Techniques for Finishing Trim and Crown Molding Fri, Feb 28, 2020 Once you have installed your EZCrown frames, your next step is to add the crown molding. Achieving a flawless finish is all about proper prep, taking the correct steps, and applying the right product with quality tools. Read More

Save Your Next Shoe Box and Save Your Eyes Too!
Save Your Next Shoe Box and Save Your Eyes Too! Sun, Feb 23, 2020 I read this a few months ago and saved it but don't recall where I found this useful tip.  Even though most of our customers simply attach our EZCrown frames to the top plate, in some cases they do need to drill their ceiling. Getting dust in your... Read More

14 Pro-Approved Tips for Tight Miters
14 Pro-Approved Tips for Tight Miters Sun, Feb 16, 2020 Here are some pro tricks for air-tight joints...some we found very useful. Read More

24 Acronyms and Abbreviations DIYers Need to Know
24 Acronyms and Abbreviations DIYers Need to Know Sun, Jan 26, 2020 Do you know what these common acronyms and abbreviations mean? If not, study up before your next home improvement project! Read More

A Guide To Drywall Sizes
A Guide To Drywall Sizes Sun, Jan 19, 2020 Drywall comes in many different sizes. This article guides you on how to choose the right drywall size and drywall thickness for your next project. Don't forget to install crown molding with EZCrown! Read More

The Drilling Tip Every DIYer Needs to Know
The Drilling Tip Every DIYer Needs to Know Wed, Jan 15, 2020 Save those wide rubber bands that are wrapped around broccoli and other veggies and stretch them over your electric or cordless drill. Use them for onboard storage of smaller drill and driver bits and screws. We snapped up this tip from Family Handym... Read More

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