Asked in Home & Garden
How do you attach your coat rack to the wall?
If you are attaching it to drywall, use plastic anchors with the screws. The anchor expands while the screw is being installed and helps hold the fixture firmer to the wall. If the fixture is kind of heavy, use a "butterfly" anchor (the hardware store clerk will know what you want). Butterfly anchors open up like a butterfly's wings behind the wall as you insert the screw. ...
How do you change a blade in a hacksaw?
The tool has a screw at one end. Loosen this screw which is shaped like a wing nut. The blade will become loose and when it does, look to the handle end. There is a small hook which the blade attaches to, so it will be firm when reattached. Slide the blade off the hook and the other hook which is attached to the screw nut. Place the new blade on these two hooks and tighten the screw nut firmly. ...
Asked in Building and Carpentry
How do you use wall anchors to hang picture?
There are the drywall screw anchors that just look like a giant screw, they just screw in with a Philips and then the correct size screw fits into the same place as the screw driver. Blue (and other colours) plastic anchors you punch a hole in the drywall then push in the plastic insert until the little flange touches, then the screw goes into the center hole to expand for grip in the wall (these are good for low strength hold...
Asked in New Electrical Work, DIY Projects
How do I wire a Kitchen outlet?
Black wire to gold screw, white wire to silver screw, ground to green screw. If you are using a GFIC outlet then the hot wires coming in hook to the Line side of the GFIC receptacle and the wires going out to other receptacles hook to the load side. ...
Asked in Arts and Crafts, Sewing, DIY Projects
To adjust the lower tension on an oscillating hook type machine you would turn a screw on the?
To adjust the lower tension on an oscillating hook type machine you would turn a screw on the inside of the machine. You want to locate the bobbin tension screw and turn it 1/4 of a turn to the left. ...
Asked in Painting and Staining, Area, Metric System
What is the area covered by 1 liter of wall paint?
Single coat ,100sqft Double coat 50sqft
Asked in Building and Carpentry, Interior Design
What are the various ways of hanging a picture on the wall?
Bolt, nail or screw the frame directly to the wall. Without a frame you can paste the picture on the wall or use tape, staples or nails. Most cases a wire is placed on the back of the frame and it is set on a hook on the wall. There are other types of hook set ups that allow for hanging pictures. Use the smallest nail or hook necessary to hold your picture to avoid damaging the walls. When hanging pictures with a...
On average, how many coats does a typical coat rack stand hold?
You can get all different sizes of coat racks, but a typical coat rack has about 8 hooks. That would hold 8 coats if you put one on each hook, or 16 if you doubled coats up by putting 2 on each hook. ...
Is hook a noun or verb?
The word 'hook' is both a noun (hook, hooks) and a verb (hook, hooks, hooking, hooked). Examples: Hang your coat on the hook in the hall. (noun) We're going to hook a really big fish. (verb) Don't fall for the hook of a special introductory rate. (noun) We can hook up after work today. (verb) ...
Asked in Hand Tools
When a screwdriver is being used to put a screw into a wall where does friction occur?
The threads of the screw as the threads are turned by the screwdriver .