How to Drill Holes in Concrete Foundations?

Answer Working with concrete foundations means that you will sometimes have to drill holes in the slabs. Concrete is a strong and durable material. Drilling into a foundation without the proper tools can ... Read More »

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How to Drill Holes in Concrete Blocks?

Concrete blocks--or foundation bricks, as they are also known--feature hollow passages inside, and are generally made of a relatively soft type of concrete. These facts alone make the concrete bloc... Read More »

How to Drill Holes in a Concrete Backer Board?

Concrete backer board is a material used for the substrate in ceramic tile and stone applications. It provides a solid substrate for setting tile or stone. Because cement backer board is comprised ... Read More »

Will rotary hammer drills drill holes in old concrete?

A hammer drill is used to make holes in old or new concrete. The drill may work a little harder in old concrete due to the curing process of concrete, but drilling the holes should not be a problem... Read More »

How to Drill Very Small Holes with Wire Size Drill Bits?

Drilling small holes with wire-sized drill bits can be especially difficult. The smaller the drill bit, the more likely it is to break. You must be especially careful to keep small drill bits cool,... Read More »