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Carpet Installation Tools

Carpet expert Tim Mitchell offers a lesson on carpet tools.

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use sharp utility knife to cut off excess carpet
Photo 3 of 4A sharp utility knife can be used to cut excess carpet.

Utility Knife (3 of 4)

Use a sharp utility knife to cut off the excess carpet from the back, then use the stair tool to tuck the edge of the carpet into the gully at the edge of the wall, near the baseboards.

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