Quick Tip of the Week!
Posted Mar 04, 2006
Plastic lids are always handy when you start some last minute DIY...
To use as a hand shield when painting simply slit an X in the centre of the lid and push the paintbrushbrush handle through it and avoid any paint dripping on your hand!
To use as a dust catcher when making holes in plasterboard or plaster ceilings, drill through a plastic lid. The lid wont catch all the dust but does protect your eyes and minimise the mess.
REMEMBER...you should still protect yourself with guards, masks etc and to take care when cutting