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[VIDEO]: Home Improvement Tip - Drilling With Quick Clean-Up

In this quick video Ed (my fiancé!) shows you how to drill a hole with quick and easy clean-up!
 

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Alejandra: It’s Alejandra and this is Ed, my fiancé.

Ed: Hi.

Alejandra: And this time, I’m holding the camera. So in this short video, I’m going to show you – actually, Ed is going to show you how to drill a hole and make sure that all the dust from the drywall doesn’t fall on the floor. So …

Ed: What you want to do is take a post-it note and put it right under your mark for anytime that you’re going to hang something on the wall and you have to drill. So you put the post-in note right below the mark and all you do is fold it right up, and then you create this little pocket. Then you just grab your drill and drill in the hole and you’re going to avoid all the dust from getting all over your floor.

So as you can see, all the dust comes from the hole and just stays right here in this pocket.

Alejandra: Cool.

Ed: And you don’t have to bring up the vacuum cleaner. It makes cleanup a lot easier.

Alejandra: Yeah. Nothing fell in the floor, right?

Ed: Right. There you go.

Alejandra: Wait, let me just show the dust. Yeah, everything just fell perfectly inside just like that and there’s no cleanup.

Ed: You just fold it up and throw it away.

Alejandra: Cool! Thanks for the tip. See you later. Bye.

 

    Alejandra Costello
  • About Alejandra

    Over the past 10 years, organizing expert & certified life coach, Alejandra Costello has taught thousands of students in 132 countries how to get organized through her video-based training programs. Her YouTube videos have been viewed 90+ million times. Named 1 of the 5 most organized people in America by HGTV and "The Decluttering Queen" by Good Morning America, Alejandra's expertise has been featured in The New York Times, Oprah.com, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Good Housekeeping, Family Circle, Woman's Day, Parents Magazine, and CBS. You can read more about Alejandra here.

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