Required tools for installing a Coverkit Patio

  • Electric drill (cordless is ideal) and bit attachments for #15, 14, 10, 8 hex head screws, drill bits for the post brackets and ledger.
  • Chop saw with a carbide blade.
  • Skill saw with a carbide blade (cordless is ideal).
  • Level, min. 3’ or bigger, 4’ is best. A laser level is ideal.
  • Multiple ladders of different heights, 4’, 6-8’ depending of course the application and your height. If you need scaffolding it can be rented at your nearest rental yard.
  • Caulking gun
  • Gloves, you do not want to cut your hands!
  • Measuring tape, get a good Stanley 35’
  • Chalk line.
  • Square (drywall square preferred).
  • Hammer
  • Utility knife.
  • Safety glasses.