Tools needed for installation

Your Do It Yourslef Kit will come with all the building materials, even including the hardware and brackets, all you need to supply are the tools, you probably have most of the tools already, all required tools are all readily available at any big box store, like Lowes or Home Depot.

Tools Required:

Measuring Tape

Carpenter's square

Carpenters Pencil


Plumb Bob



Chalk Line

Socket Wrench

Caulking Gun (*Not needed for Lattice Kits).

Drill (corded or cordless)

1/2 " Drill Bit or Hole Saw

1/8" and 5/16" Drill Bits

Hex Head Drivers

Hammer Drill with 3/8" Masonry Bit (*Not needed for Freestanding Kits).

Chop saw with 32 teeth or more, or a fine toothed Jig Saw

Metal snips/ Tin Snips

Stud Finder (*For wall attachments).

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