Introduction to Random Orbital Sanders and Pad Sanders


Applying a topcoat such as paint or varnish over a rough surface will make it look ugly and messy. That’s why sanding is a necessary step of preparation to achieve a smooth surface. Fortunately, the tedious and excruciating chore of sanding surfaces has been significantly made easier and quicker (and even more … Read more

Top Floor Sanders


Whether you are a homeowner, a woodworker or a Do-It-Yourselfer, you can very well imagine how much time and effort it takes to make old floors, tiles, ceilings as new or refinish a damaged part.  Sanding yourself isn’t easy and doing it for the first time may give you second thoughts. But … Read more

A Guide to Buying Sandpaper


If you are a DIY enthusiast you might know that the need for proper sandpaper can hardly be overemphasized. When you work with wood, metal, fiberglass or other hard surfaces, sandpaper is indispensable. You can use it for cleaning metal surfaces of rust and polishing, finishing, smoothing, sanding or preparing wooden surfaces … Read more

Different Grits of Sandpaper for Different Uses


If you ever had the experience of working with the wood or seen a carpenter doing its work, then you must know about sandpaper. It is mostly used after cutting the wood to sand all the edges and remove material from the surfaces. Sandpaper is used before applying a finish and between … Read more