Do you know the correct blade for cutting stone tile versus ceramic? Do you know how to place hinges on a kitchen cabinet door? If you said “yes,” then you’re either a real DIY hero, or a professional contractor. Going into a DIY project without proper knowledge and equipment can be costly, and even dangerous. You need the right tools, but luckily you can find the answers and the right tools online or at your local installation company. One of the easiest DIY renovations is replacing the kitchen backsplash. Its relatively easy to do, however you need the right tools and materials to cut the tile, apply the mastic, and apply grout between the tiles. Most people don’t have a tile cutter or tools for grouting in their home. And if you use the wrong tools you’ll end up with a disaster. What happens if you don’t use the right tools? First, you’re likely to ruin the materials you want to use. Improper installation won’t allow your renovation to last long, either. Things will start to fall apart or break more easily if you don’t take caution. You may also break the tools you choose to use instead, if they’re not made for the type of work you’re attempting to do. Finally, you may hurt yourself if you don’t use the proper equipment. Floor installation especially requires you to use large and potentially dangerous tools. If you don’t use the right equipment, oor don’t know how to use the right equipment, you could make a mistake and hurt yourself. If you’re going to tackle a DIY project, you have to be both knowledgeable and confident. Of course, you can always call a professional to help you with your renovation. Doing the project by yourself seems like a cost savings, but you may have to buy tools you wouldn’t normally use to do so. If you hire a professional, they will have the knowledge, experience, and proper equipment to turn your renovation idea into a dream come true. Call Naffco Flooring & Interiors for a free estimate on tile, cabinetry, and plumbing installation! We also offer window treatment services and high quality flooring materials at our three locations. We’re here to help you turn your house into the beautiful home you want to have.