Everyone thinks they know how to use a tape measure until they try to measure a precise space and realize something in their measurement readings was off. Often it’s the simplest mistake or a mathematic calculation done incorrectly when in a rush.
Below are two very useful videos I found to make sure you never make a costly mistake again forcing you to go back out and measure everything all over again.
I’ve been measuring spaces a long time and even I didn’t know that the tiny whole on the metal piece of a measuring tape is for hooking it to a nail. That’s very good to know so I hope you benefit from this information as much as I did.
How to Use a Tape Measure
Tape Measure Pro Tips
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Rose Lagacé | @artdepartmental