In this Reciprocating Saw video, This Old House contributor Mark Clement demonstrates how to use the reciprocating saw to cut through a wall. Sometimes pipes or other materials are hidden behind drywall. Rather than cutting straight through, creating a plunge cut is a helpful precaution that may help you avoid costly mistakes in your demolition.
Learn how to:
• Use a reciprocating saw in demolition
• Understand the action of a reciprocating saw
• Safely operate the saw
• Create a plunge cut
• Avoid cutting into pipes and wires