We’re excited to share our collaboration with the One Way to Make YouTube channel, who recently highlighted several products available from ShagTools. The focus of the channel is “to learn and teach different ways to make things… our intentions are not to teach the fastest, best, cheapest, or only way to make something but just […]
Category: Product Insights
Choosing the Right Knee Pads
Choosing the right knee pad for contractors isn’t easy – there are lots of choices, and confusion, because pads are used so many ways. Many flooring installers just starting out may be tempted to buy whatever knee pad catches their eye – or even use those old skateboarding pads from the garage. That’s a mistake […]
Do I Need a Moisture Meter?
Every contractor and home improvement pro knows that moisture is the enemy of quality construction and longevity. Homeowners and commercial building owners want their spaces to last a long time, and they expect that the building, walls, ceiling and floors will have a long life. For flooring contractors, that means making sure the surface is […]
Tile Leveling Systems Make Jobs Easier
Tile installers face a lot of challenges on the job site – particularly with remodeling projects where surfaces are often not flat, square or level. Add in the need for waterproof underlayment, varying substrates and complex designs and the job can turn into a headache. However, all of those elements are invisible to the customer. […]
Quality Tools Save Money and Time in the Long Run
There’s an economic theory about how cheap boots cost more than expensive boots in the long run. It goes like this – A cheap pair of $30 boots wear out in a year or less, and have to be replaced, but a quality pair of $150 boots can last 10 years or more. In the […]
How to Work with Schluter® Thin-Set Mortars
Check out this video from our friends at Schluter to see Schluter®-Thin-set Mortars used to install Schluter membranes and tile! There are 3 types of mortars available: Schluter SET, a premium unmodified thin-set mortar, Schluter ALL-SET, a specialized modified thin-set mortar, and Schluter FAST-SET, a specialized rapid-setting modified thin-set mortar. All 3 Schluter thin-set mortars […]
ProKnee Grab-‘n-Go Video
Check out this video as Jay from ProKnee highlights the ShagTools in-stock inventory of ProKnee knee pads and replacement parts.
How ProKnee Knee Pads Are Made
The industry’s most popular knee pads are the bee’s knees when it comes to all-day comfort and keeping flooring pros performing at their best. We often get questions about what makes ProKnee so great, and the answer can take a while to explain. Instead, we’re sharing this video that gives you a behind-the-scenes tour of […]