Ian Schwandt is a lead carpenter from central Wisconsin with experience leading commercial and residential projects in the Midwest and Northeast.
Read Ian Schwandt's report on DeWalt's heavy-duty DCD443B cordless right-angle drill.
One of the seldom mentioned benefits to working in the building trades is the freedom to move without income loss.
Paslode's lightweight P150S-PP pneumatic nailer has a compact one-strip magazine that allows it to fit easily between joists.
Careful layout of mechanicals and smart sequencing avoids a tangle of trades.
Learn how clear project goals and objectives are crucial tools for a lead carpenter that enable him to run a job profitably while teaching basic and advanced skills to the crew.