Simplex Jack – Mechanical Jack

Phil shows you how to use a simplex jack. We jacked up a porch with this tool. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 How to work simplex jack01:34 Be an American, not an American’t 🙏 Subscribe, 👍, it helps a lot!!➤❓/ 💬: ask@straight...

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Aug 14, 2022
When Releveling Always Keep Level

Dig it out til it’s level, where you won’t be sitting tilted. “Okay.” Not that we have that much weight, it’s just good habit. And that 2 by 10, or whatever it is, right there beside you can be knocked out. I don’t think that’s doing anything. Should...

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Aug 12, 2022
Impact Driver for Lag Bolts #shorts

We’ll put these lag bolts with the washer on and it’s going to be driven by deep impact on electric impact. Now they’re making battery powered impacts pretty strong. They were they can take a semi-trailers off, but I don’t have anything that expensiv...

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Aug 12, 2022
Why Bottom Steps Break First #shorts

The screws will hold some, but some 250 lb people walking on that stepping. The thing about people, they’re overweight. They say when they start going down steps, they step really hard. I have a place that has like 15 steps down and the bottom steps...

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Aug 11, 2022
Installing Angled Sheet Metal Roof

Phil shows you how to install angled sheet metal. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Installing angled piece of metal01:00 Home Depot was out of straight snips when they went01:30 What if it’s a long valley?02:10 Why he’s screwin...

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Aug 11, 2022
How To Cut Sheet Metal 26 Gauge By Hand

Phil shows you some quick tips and tricks on cutting thick sheet metal. ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Cutting the metal for the valley01:55 Wiss Snips to cut 26 gauge material03:31 Why I use straight snips05:00 Be an America...

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Aug 10, 2022
How To Adjust And Keep Roof Square #Shorts

All right now, we’ve got a metal coming from there to here. You can’t always count on the framing on the sofit and fascia or the roofing to be square. So you want to try to catch it as you go along. Hey, I’m running out of square. You want to squeeze...

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Aug 10, 2022
Measuring Valley Angle For Metal Roof

How to measure and adjust metal roofing for the angles ⏱️⏱️Chapters⏱️⏱️00:00 Follow along with a handyman00:25 Mark your valley00:35 You need to know what your bottom of the valley is00:56 Take tape measure where your angle will start01:40 Usually ha...

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Aug 09, 2022
How To Seal A Metal Awning #Shorts

All right. So what we’ve done is run screws through the rib right here into the one by four about every two feet or more or less. More is not going to be worse. And then we’re going to seal this up here so water doesn’t stay in there and leak behind,...

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Aug 08, 2022