To use a Corian countertop repair kit, wash the area and scrub out scratches with the color-coded abrasive pads that come in the kit. When the countertop is smooth, let it dry and allow the pads to air out. More »

Repairing a chipped granite countertop requires a granite repair kit, a utility knife and fine grit sandpaper. Clean the area to be repaired thoroughly with a mild detergent and warm water, rinse well and dry fully befor... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials

Film and light scratches may be sanded away from Corian using an abrasive cleanser and cleaning pads. Very fine grit, wet-dry sandpaper can remove deeper scratches. More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Carpentry

Repairing minor scratches, abrasions or other imperfections in a vehicle's clear coat only requires a clear coat repair kit and some sandpaper. Manufacturers such as 3M, PlastiDip and Mirka produce at-home kits for repai... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

To use a window repair kit, place your car in a cool, dry place, such as a garage or shaded area; clean and pat dry your windshield so the kit adheres properly; take an adhesive strip from the kit; and remove the backing... More » Home & Garden Doors, Windows, & Locks

To repair a tear in a convertible top using a repair kit, clean the area around the tear with isopropyl alcohol. Apply the included tape to the underside of the tear, allowing the tape to extend 1 inch past the damaged e... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

The best way to cut a laminate countertop is with a large stationary saw with 12- or 14-inch blades. Alternate methods are to use a jigsaw with a specialized laminate cutting blade or a circular saw with a shop-built jig... More »