Home renovators looking to drill through stone, cement or tile often find themselves advised to buy a masonry bit – but it’s not quite that easy. While masonry bits are designed for drilling harder materials, they come in a variety of lengths, diameters, shapes and materials for use with specific job factors. Choosing the correct masonry drill bit for the job can mean the difference between quick success and overwhelming frustration. Knowing the details about the task at hand enables you to decide what type of masonry bit you need.
Determine the size and length of the hole you need to drill. Masonry bits come in a variety of diameters and lengths for use in a variety of projects.