The humble yellow, red or brown wall plug can take huge loads when used properly. A little while ago we showed that a single red plug can take over quarter of a tonne in concrete. In today’s tips video we’re looking at a few simple tips and techniques to get you of of trouble when you’re attaching things to walls.
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 ”
Melamine or Melamine Faced Chipboard (MFC) can be a total nightmare to paint but today I’m going to give you a couple of options of how to paint it and get a good finish. So if you’re wondering how do you paint melamine then read on!
In this very quick video I’m showing you how to paint MDF edges in under 2 minutes. I’ve made lots of videos about how to paint MDF so I’m keeping this one as brief as possible! Continue reading “How To Paint MDF Edges – GHTL#24 ”
Today I’m showing you how I use threaded inserts in wood. Threaded insert nuts also sometimes get called ‘nutserts’ or just insert nuts and are a very handy way of using a threaded machine screw or bolt in wood. Continue reading “How To Use Threaded Inserts – GHTL#23 ”