Having the pliers is one thing but knowing how to use them correctly is another thing. In this category, you will find all the tips and hacks for using pliers effectively, creatively, and safely. You will also learn how to keep and maintain pliers so that they can serve you longer.
Removing a rounded bolt from your vehicle with a regular wrench or socket is not easy. But it is fairly manageable with the right pair of pliers if you do not have a bolt extractor socket. In this article, I share how I use pliers to remove the stubborn stripped bolts and nuts.
Changing a shower cartridge is easy with a cartridge puller tool. But when you don't have it, you can still use pliers do the job. Learn how I replace the one-handle Moen 1222 faucet cartridge in my house using pliers.
A tack remover tool is great to have when reupholstering furniture. But if you do not have one at hand, a pair of diagonal wire cutters or needle nose pliers can work just as well. Find out how in this article.
Pliers are handy little hand tools. They are useful in nearly every project for grasping objects such as wires, pipes, fasteners, you name them. They come in different shapes and sizes to suit various applications. For example, adjustable pliers open…
Do you want to grip and pull out nails from boards and trim or clip the nails flush with the surface? Find out which type of end cutter pliers you need between carpenters pincers and end cutting nippers.
If your toilet keeps running constantly after flushing, don't worry. It is a problem you can fix by yourself using a pair of pliers, screwdriver, and a few inexpensive replacement parts. Here is how to do it.
Adjustable pliers are very versatile and can be used in nearly all home improvement projects. In this article, I show you how to use the pliers to replace or fix a loose toilet seat in less than 5 minutes.