To drill the right hole in wood, metal or plastic, you'll need to right type of drill bit. Drill bits are typically sold in sets and are used in nearly every industry as well as around the home, whether you're just installing a new light fixture or building furniture. There are many types of drill bits available, each with a specific design that makes it best suited to a particular purpose, whether it's drilling into tile or installing cabinet hinges. Here's a look at the many types of drill bits you can buy and some advice to help you find a good drill bit set for home or work.
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