How to Cut Concrete

Concrete cutting tips for the tough jobs

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
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • Corundum masonry blade
  • Diamond masonry blade
  • Gas-powered masonry saw
  • Track-guided, wet-cutting masonry saw
  • Wet-cutting masonry saw
  • Cold chisel
  • Chalk line
  • Extension cord
  • Dust mask
  • Hearing protection
  • Safety glasses
  • Sledgehammer