Brick Drilling

Old 07-18-06, 05:54 PM
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Brick Drilling

I am attempting to install vinyl shutters on the front of my house which happens to be brick. I understand it is a difficult task to drill into brick, but it seems as I am getting nowhere slow. Are there any miracle products or secret tricks to this? I bought the special bits for brick also.
Old 07-18-06, 05:57 PM
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You really need a hammer drill. You can rent one at HD or local tool rental place pretty cheap.
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Brick Drilling

You should drill into the mortar if possible.

Easier drilling and not likely to crack the brick.


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