Nailing down flooring

What is the procedure for nailing down 3/4 x 3 1/2 inch hardwood flooring, using a power nailer… and the pieces near the kitchen cabinets along the last wall need to be nailed down? There is not enough room to hit the nailer with the hammer when it is that close. — You remove the quarter round at the far edge before placing the last board. Then you nail that last edge straight on, and […]

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Small Compressor and Nail Gun

Was at HD on Father’s Day and saw a small compressor with a nail gun for like$100. Think it was a Porter Cable Pancake with nail gun. Going to only do small jobs, thinking of saving my arm on hammering. — I would recommend the compressor and 100.00 for the combination is not a bad buy. A small pancake compressor will do several jobs and will also give you the option of adding other nailers […]

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