Makita Cordless SDS-Max Rotary Hammer: XRH07 Review

Until recently, you needed a cord for any SDS-Max rotary hammer options you might consider. Two cordless models hit the market in the past few years and now Makita turns their gaze to the category. Manufacturers like Makita don’t just spit out tools from concept to 3D print to production…

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Removing Floor Coverings

When old floor coverings must be removed—as is the case with many projects—thorough and careful removal work is essential to the quality of the new flooring installation. The difficulty of flooring removal depends on the type of floor covering and the method which was used to install it. Carpet and perimeter-bond vinyl are generally quite…

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A Quick Guide for Evaluating Your Existing Floor

Preparing for a new floor can be a simple task or a lengthy, difficult chore, depending on the condition of the existing floor and on your choice of new floor coverings. The following descriptions summarize the preparation steps for various types of existing floor materials. In some cases, you have several preparation options…

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