This article is based on the first video lesson from the series of installation training videos with Peter Maki. Today we will take a closer look at the main tools that are necessary to install an architectural vinyl film on a variety of surfaces. We will do this on an example of a toolbox of our installer Peter.
These are some tools that Peter uses and recommends to use on a regular everyday basis.
The most important tool that you need is a squeegee. Different types of squeegees can be used for different purposes.
There are even more squeegees to choose from. But these three are those Peter uses regularly.
Cutting tools are essential to making any job complete.
To have a nice clean install, you need to have a clean surface. For this purpose, in Peter’s tool kit, there are:
A heat gun is important for the architectural film installation to stretch the material around edges, corners, curves.
You need a variety of measuring tapes and rulers to fit different purposes.
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