Thursday, May 6, 2010
How do I get my score lines up to the walls?
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Q. - I have drawn out my pattern (diagonal tile 18"x18" and I am ready to score. I have the diamond edge circular saw blade. My question is, How do I score next to walls and under a small fence where the saw will not reach? Does someone make a hand tool that I can rub/scrape a grove 1/16" into the areas I mentioned? Thank you in advance for you reply.
A. - The best thing to do when scoring up to walls, and it actually looks much better as it adds additional decoration, is to score a border along the walls and then take your score lines to the border. Borders typically look best at about 8" +/- out from the wall.