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What State Gets The Most Snow?

According to the National Climatic Data Center, Syracuse in New York receives the most snowfall on an average annually. The average snowfall recorded in this state is 123.8 inches a year. Other states that follow in terms of the highest average snowfall are Wyoming, Vermont, West Virginia and Alaska, all four of which recorded an average of …

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Husqvarna History

Husqvarna AB is a huge company and a highly trusted brand by many people. It is a company that sells myriad products such as lawn movers, sewing machines, chainsaws, garden tractors, string trimmers, and a lot more.

History Of Snow Joe

The origin of Snow Joe goes back to the year 2001 when the company built its first prototype snow blower, called Model 322 — an electric blower designed for use on patios, sidewalks and steps. Powered by a 7.5 amp motor specifically designed to move up to 300 pounds (0.14 ton) of snow per minute, the …

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Structural Screws vs Lag Bolts

Choosing the right fastener for the job can be overwhelming, given the myriad options available. But most consumers ask what’s the difference, between structural screws vs lag bolts when working with structural applications?

Types of Wood Screws

If you’ve ever taken a trip to your local hardware store to buy the best fastener for your project, you already know how overwhelming that experience can be, given the plethora of options of types of wood screws that are available.

What is Cam Out and How to Avoid It

Cam out can be frustrating, and in worse cases can cause damage to the screw heads or even your screwdriver or driver bits. But the big question is what is cam out and how to avoid it?

How to Join Two Pieces of Wood With or Without Fasteners

Wood joinery — as you may have guessed is when two pieces of wood are joined together to create other structures. Creating wood joints is in essence an art that has its roots in 1570-1069 B.C., when Egyptians used animal glue to join timber.

Slotted vs Philips vs Hex

When you first think of a screw, you probably conjure images of an inch-long piece of metal with spiral heads, and a Phillips or slotted head. But there’s a lot more to it than that! In fact, there are hundreds of different types of screws, all of which offers myriad different features.

How to Fix a Stripped Screw Hole

Stripped screws — been there, done that! But what’s more daunting is trying to fix a stripped screw hole arising from them! So, whether your kid was playing spiderman and dangling off the kitchen door or you have worn out surrounding material, good news is that there are myriad ways to fix a stripped screw …

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Nails vs Screws Which To Use When

Screws and nails are regarded as the unsung heroes in the fastener segment, and rightfully so, owing to their use in an array of applications, ranging from wooden house frames and flooring to outdoor decking and kitchen cabinetry.