___ Measuring Tape
___ Crescent Wrench
___ Socket Wrench
___ Caulking Gun
___ Carpenter's square
___ Electric drill/ Variable Speed drill
___ 1/2 " Hole Saw
___ Drill Bits: 1/8", 5/16"
___ Hex Head Drivers
___ Hammer Drill
___ Hammer Drill Masonry Bit: 3/8"
___ Chop saw or electric jig saw (fine toothed blade for sawing metal)
___ Metal snips/ Tin Snips
___ Heavy duty Carpenters Pencil for marking
___ 2"x8" Douglas Fir #2 or better (for ledger board) - do not use compressed wood
___ Stud finder
___ Protective Gloves/ Glasses
___ Sae Socket Set (Magnetic Tip) and shank
Patio Kits Direct supplies all the product and materials needed for building your cover, down to the nuts and bolts! All you need to do is make sure to have all of the following tools ready for building your Kit. Print our checklist below to begin preparing, and use the links below to understand what each tool is.