What angle are wood shims cut at?
Use a miter gauge or pencil compass to mark a 7-degree angle into one long edge of the piece.
What is a felling wedge?
The tree felling wedge helps the tree fall in the direction of the notch cut by actually lifting the tree in that direction. This felling wedge is the perfect addition to your tree felling supplies and accessories. Used to prevent tree from pinching saw (or leaning back on the saw) while making a backcut.
How do you cut a section out of wood?
Install the cutting bit on the multipurpose tool or the blade on the jigsaw. Insert the bit or blade into the hole. Hold the tool firmly and turn it on. Follow the pencil lines that outline the square from corner to corner to cut out the shape.
How do you level uneven subflooring?
For concrete slabs: If there are only a few problem areas in the concrete, you can mechanically flatten them by grinding, bead-blasting, abrading, or using a patching compound. If the entire slab is uneven, you may have to use a self-leveling concrete compound to smooth it out.
How do you level an uneven floor?
Use Shims to Correct Other Joist Issues If the uneven floor is due to floor joists that have warped or twisted over time or were incorrectly installed, the only way to level the floor is to remove the subflooring and shim the joists.