Have you ever wanted to attach something really heavy to a wall, floor or ceiling? And I mean stupidly heavy… like giant TVs on cantilever arms, network cabinets or huge, ridiculously heavy radiators? Welcome to the world of the Wall Bolt! Today we’re taking a look at how to use wall bolts / expanding anchors. Continue reading “Heavy Stuff on Walls – How to use Wall Bolts ”
If you have shelves to fit in an awkward shaped alcove you’re almost certainly going to have to scribe them to the wall. If the alcove is a really awkward shape you may need to template them too. This tip is more about making the templates – I’ll cover the scribing in more detail in a separate article.
Continue reading “How I Template & Scribe Shelves – GHTL#4 ”
Remote controlled sockets or outlets in a workshop are a massive time saver and helping hand to switch things on and off without having to walk across your shop. Continue reading “Remote Controlled Sockets in a Workshop – GHTL#3 ”
One of my favourite workshop gadgets is my electric pencil sharpener. I use it every day and like them so much I’ve bought 5 of them! Continue reading “Electric Pencil Sharpener for Woodworking – GHTL#2 ”
If you ever drill holes in walls you’ll know that you need some way of catching the drill dust. Today I’m showing you how I make my drill dust catcher. Welcome to the Gosforth Handyman Tips Library! Continue reading “Making My Drill Dust Catcher – GHTL#1 ”