Safety Tips for Flooring Contractors

Safety Tips for Flooring Contractors

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Nailing Down the Need for Safety- 3 Tips

Nailing Down the Need for Safety- 3 Tips

This week, I thought I would offer some safety tips for any one working with wood. As we are know many of our customers do one way or another, so please take note

3 Safety Tips for Bespoke Joiners:

It will come as no surprise that the woodworking industry has one of the highest accident rates in all areas of manufacturing thanks to the high powered and dangerous machinery and tools that are used in this industry. Coming into contact with moving machinery such as saws and lathes causes most of these accidents, but if the right precautions are taken, then the risk can be dramatically reduced. Here are a few tips that bespoke joiners and carpenters can follow to keep things safe.

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5 must-know features of an air tool

5 must-know features of an air tool

At MyToolkit.co.uk we make it our mission to provide you with useful and relevant information on insights into your industry as well as the tools you use.
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2 Trigger Types- Infographic. Easy to follow

2 Trigger Types- Infographic. Easy to follow

Thought I would try and help clear up a commonly questioned area. More over it is something people often (understandingly) get confused with. That is the 2 Trigger Types found on Staple Guns and Nail Guns. Contact Triggers and Sequential Triggers.

As this is a potential safety issue, I thought it would be a sound plan to outline the differences in an easy to follow diagram. You can print off, save or/and share.

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How to clean and maintain a cordless tool

Cleaning & Maintaining Cordless Gas Nailers

Gas tools are excellent for site work where air and power is not available. These types of tools are by the nature of design prone to firing problems – this could be out of date gas fuel cells or lack of regular maintenance/cleaning.

Stanley Bostitch First Fix Gas Nailer Being Used on Site

Gas Nailer Being Used on Site

Let’s look at regularly checking the tool to eliminate these potential on site mishaps.

 

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Care and Maintenance Of Your Stapler

Care and Maintenance Of Your Stapler

In sync with our safety series of blogs, specifically Safety Systems on Staple Guns and Nail Guns. Along with 10 important tips for Safer use of Staplers and Nailers.

I wanted now to cover a topic which is raised many times by our customers. I don’t want to get too detailed, but I’d like to cover some basic fundamentals so you can care for and identify some basic problems that may occur with your stapler.

First and foremost, before looking at the stapler please ensure you have your air pressure is set correctly and as the air is as dry as possible. 

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Explanation of different tool safety systems by mytoolkit

Safety systems on Staplers and Nailers

Hi Chuck again, Safety systems on staplers and nailers is a subject that, quite honestly, is very rarely discussed and often skipped over so I thought I’d share a few points about the safety mechanisms that can be found on your
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