Quick-Look Tape Measure Hack

All it takes is a quick glace to accurately measure lengths you need with this simple tape measure hack.

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Tape Measure Hack

When a project requires lots of similar measurements—jobs like roofing and siding—I minimize mistakes by marking my tape measure. It’s best to choose a permanent marker and use different colors for different lengths. When I no longer need the marks, I erase them with a rag and a little acetone. — Steve Wilson

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