Binder Clip Hack: How to Make a Stair Gauge Substitute

Binders can get you out of a bind

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A while back, I had to cut a stair skirt to trim the outer edge of my deck stairs, but I didn’t have the stair gauge buttons that I usually attach to my framing square to set the repeated angles. The binder clips from my briefcase did the job nicely! — Rick Wilson

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