3 posts / 0 new
Last post
2 tools questions

I need a wooden handle for my rip saw. Couldn't find one on the net, any suggestions?

Trying to quiet the hardwood floors squeeking on the second floor. I have 2 stud sensors, but they don't find joists. Is there a good product that will find those joists so I can minimize holes in the hardwood.

Re: 2 tools questions

You could make your own handle.

Try a small metal detector like http://www.rockler.com/product.cfm?page=9903&filter=metal%20detector

Use it to locate the flooring nails.

Re: 2 tools questions

As far as finding the joist's goes I recently used these on a project and they worked really well. The price is right too. They do take a while to ship though since they need to go through time warp security. Dunno......... Jack's idea may be a good one, considering.

Ignore the girl stuff........ They should work on joists just as well. (If you want.) "see legs right thru your pants"............. Yeah,...........Right...........

Sponsored Stories

TV Listings

Find TV listings for This Old House and Ask This Old House in your area.