Tools and Techniques

Getting a professional finish to your work is all about mastering the individual techniques that make up the job you’re working on, and across all of your projects. Whether you’re laying decking, hanging shelves or trying your hand at fencing, there are many common elements to each job, so the skills that you’ll find detailed here are often transferable and will help you achieve a fantastic end result.

From swinging a hammer correctly, to mastering a perfectly straight cut with a handsaw and much more, all levels of experience will find this section of DIY Like the Trade invaluable.

We’re constantly adding more to the list below, but if there’s anything specific that you’d like us to cover, you can request it here.

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