30 Easy DIY Projects That You Can Do with A Rotary Tool (Part 2)

This is the second article in our series “30 Easy DIY Projects That You Can Do with a Rotary Tool“.

In the previous article, we have introduced 15 projects that take advantages of a rotary tool and its rotary cutting accessories, sanding and engraving accessories.

How to Use Rotary Tools

Here in this article, we’ll go through 15 more projects on how to use a rotary tool that surely amaze you with the versatility of a rotary tool and make your life easily.

Now, let’s start!

16 – Remove Grout With a Rotary Tool

Grout removal is one of the handier uses of a rotary tool.

I specifically bought my rotary tool for a grout removal exercise when remodeling my bathroom floor. Whereas I use it for tens of other projects, I have used it severally for grout removal around my home.

It works faster and perfectly compared to other alternatives!

How to Use Rotary Tool - Remove Grout with a Rotary Tool
Remove Grout with a Rotary Tool

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7 Surefire Steps of Choosing the Best Rotary Tool

Choosing the best rotary tool is an activity that even professional and hobbyist builders find challenging.

How to Choose The Best Rotary Tool?
How to Choose The Best Rotary Tool?

With hundreds of these tools in the market, selecting the most expensive tool, or buying those with most accessories, or opting for a branded one will not always guarantee a good purchase.

The trick is to choose a tool that suits your need and not just an expensively priced, branded tool that will end up lying useless in your workshop.

What Is A Rotary Tool?

Rotary Tool Kit
Rotary Tool Kit – source: dremel.com

A rotary tool is a handheld power tool with a rotary tip that accepts a myriad of attachments.

The tool comes in a compact size that makes it light and efficient when put into use. Its high speed and versatility have rendered it a great alternative to large, bulky power tools.

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A Complete Guide to Rotary Tool Accessories

Rotary tool accessories vary in sizes, shape, and design.

Accessories help us complete various tasks like cutting, sanding, polishing, and grinding with precision and accuracy.

They include bits and attachments among other assorted accessories.

Rotary Tool Accessories and Attachments Guide

In this rotary tool accessory guide, I will help you understand these accessories, their applications, and offer some tips on how to best put them to use.

Click on the following links to go directly to types of rotary tool accessories and attachments:

Rotary Tool Attachments

Rotary Tool Bits

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How to Use A Laser Level?

As there are several different versions of laser level available, it is only wise to explain how to use a laser level in accordance with major versions separately.

How to Use a Laser Level

Read on the article to learn different types of laser levels and how to use each type.

Also, take your time to check out the following guides on how to use a laser level for home remodeling projects, such as laying tiles, installing cabinets and so on.

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Top Wall Art Ideas To Decorate Blank Walls

Unless you are going for a minimalist interior design, the blank walls can end up looking boring, cold and stark.

And, you don’t have to splurge money on expensive artworks to make your interior design look chic and gorgeous.

There are some easy ways that can help you dress up your walls like an expert.

#1 – Create A Wall Gallery

The wall gallery is certainly in vogue these days. And, you can quickly and easily elevate the style of any space with even the simplest form of wall gallery.

The wall gallery is simply a collection of photographs and pictures hung in cluster in a specific pattern.

The wall gallery is the perfect way to make a statement about who you are and what you like.

Wall decoration ideas #1 - Create A Wall Gallery
Create A Wall Gallery – Source: www.flickr.com

The very first step in creating your wall gallery is to figure out what kind of layout you want to create.

And, the best way to do so is to arrange your frames on the floor in few different patterns before you find the most suitable one.

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How To Use A Laser Level For Grading?

A laser level is a must-have tool that every construction worker and DIY worker should possess in their toolkit.

In the construction industry, the contribution of the tool is simply unavoidable and the most fascinating use of the laser level is setting grade.

Today, we will talk about how to use a laser level for grading through this step by step guide.

How to Use A Laser Level For Grading?
How to Use A Laser Level For Grading?

What is grading?

Grading is the process that performed prior to any construction or renovation work to even out the surface and to provide a firm foundation.

Proper grading helps to restrict the flow of water flowing towards the new foundation and does not allow to stand the flowing water in your property, and eventually, secure the surrounding of the foundation.

In case of existing foundations, grading can be performed to improve the existing drainage system.

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Top 5 Tile Cutting Tools – The Ultimate Guide on How To Cut Tiles

Installing shiny new ceramic tiles can be a daunting task when you lack the right tools. The process involves different forms of tile cutting like straight, curved, or diagonal.

Best Tile Cutting Tools

Most people find it easy when making straight cutting, although curved, corner and diagonal ceramic tile cutting is always a problem.

While remodeling my bathroom shower floor, I had to make circular cutting for water outlet spaces and L-curve cutting for the corner spaces. The task needed various tile cutting tools.

As a DIYer or professional homebuilder, you will most likely find yourself in the same predicament.

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30 Easy DIY Projects That You Can Do with A Rotary Tool (Part 1)

The real benefit of a rotary tool comes from its applicability and appropriateness for small jobs around our homes and workshops.

You might have purchased your tool for a bathroom grout removal exercise but that doesn’t mean its use has ended there.

As a DIYer, you need a bit of imagination to figure out how you can get the most out of your rotary tool.

Rotary Tool Uses
Various Uses of a Rotary Tool

I have compiled over 30 rotary tool uses and projects that you can accomplish with this versatile equipment.

With this guide, all you need is your tool and the right accessories. I believe you purchased it with these attachments. Hence, no further spending.

Always remember to turn off your tool and lock it when it is not in use, always!

1 – Cutting Holes in Drywall

At some point in life, you will need to cut a small part of your home’s drywall. It might be a regular home remodeling task or when moving into new home.

I have found myself cutting holes in drywall when patching or when creating electricity and water pipe outlets in new homes.

A rotary tool will help you get the task done easily and smoothly.

Cutting Drywall with A Rotary Tool
Cutting Drywall with A Rotary Tool

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