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Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

    • Hammer
    • Miter saw
    • Cordless drill
    • Tape measure
    • Socket/ratchet set
    • 4-in-1 screwdriver
    • Level
    • Stepladder
    • Rags
    • Reciprocating saw
    • Safety glasses
    • Sledgehammer
    • Spade
    • Shop vacuum
    • Trowel

In addition you will need a cast iron pipe snapper and a torpedo level.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

    • Concrete
    • 2 x 4s
    • 2-, 3-, and 4-in. plastic and cast iron pipe and fittings
    • Band couplings
    • Pipe glue

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