How To Cut Marble
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Cutting marble is intimidating for almost everyone, even seasoned DIY veterans.Not only is the project more difficult than most, but any errors you make have the potential to ruin the expensive material.
But, luckily, with the right tools and just a little know-how, this seemingly difficult task becomes much more manageable.By the time you're done reading this guide, you'll feel much more confident in your marble cutting abilities.
You'll be more than ready to take on the project.Here's exactly how to cut marble without making an expensive mistake.What You'll Need No tool is better for cutting marble than a wet saw.But wet saws are expensive and specialized tools that most DIYers don't own.
So, unless you rent or buy a wet saw, the second-best tool to use is a circular saw.Here's what you'll need: Circular SawDiamond BladeTape MeasureMasking TapeGrease Pencil2-Inch Thick Rigid FoamPlywood and 2 Saw Horses Because you'll be using a normal circular saw, not an actual wet saw, most experts, including The Family Handyman, recommend setting up a DIY water source.
Here's what you'll need to keep your saw cool: Garden Hose (and Water Supply)Clamps Also, using this method tends to leave a somewhat rough edge after the cut.Here's what you'll need to smooth down...