10 Uses for BigGap™ Wobble Wedges®

Our Biggest Plastic Shim Can Be Used For All Kinds of Jobs Our BigGap™ Wobble Wedges® are our tallest plastic shims and are available in both hard/rigid and soft/flexible plastic. They come as a double-wide shim that can easily be cut and/or snapped into two individual shims. This means they can be used in a […]

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How to Stop Wobbling Potted Plants

Steady Your Houseplants with Wobble Wedge® Plastic Shims  A beautiful indoor plant jungle can transform a home into your own private oasis. And caring for houseplants is a wonderful way to de-stress and feel connected to nature. If you have a plant that is unsteady or wobbles it can be easily knocked to the floor […]

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Stop Annoying Compression Marks in Carpet

Plastic Shims can help prevent unsightly indentations from furniture Heavy furniture can leave some serious indentations in carpet! Small feet on furniture put a lot of pressure on the carpet fibers, compressing them under the full weight of the item. But how to stop these annoying compression marks in carpet? Spread out the weight of […]

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How to Level Countertop Appliances

And Stop Them From Scooting Across Your Counter Small countertop appliances can annoyingly wobble every time you open the door or move out of place on slick surfaces. They also typically don’t have adjustable feet like larger appliances. So you might be wondering how to level countertop appliances? Luckily our soft/flexible Wobble Wedge® plastic shims […]

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How to Level a Workbench

Level Your Workbench for Ease of Use and Safety A lot of workbenches are in garages on concrete slabs. Most garage floors are set up to drain any moisture that might accumulate. Meaning they’re poured so that they slope and aren’t level. Placing your workbench on this surface is bound to cause it to lean. […]

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How to Install Replacement Windows

Plastic Shims Work Great to Hang Replacement Windows Installing replacement windows can be a great DIY way to improve the insulation and value of your home. These instructions are for situations where the window frames are in good enough condition that you don’t need to strip the window down to the studs. If the frames […]

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Fix 3 Common Issues with Planter Boxes

Plastic Shims will Help Your Planter Garden Look Beautiful Spring planting season is a great time to build and fill planter boxes! Flowers are such a nice reminder of the rejuvenation of spring and summer. If you’re going to build your own planter boxes we have a tip for getting them squared up. We also […]

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Wobble Wedge®: The History of Plastic Shims

What Led Us to the First Patented Plastic Shim with Interlocking Ridges The history of shims starts long before plastic was around. In fact shims or wedges are some of the oldest technology that humans developed. Early shims were made from stone, wood, antlers, and various other natural materials. But modern times call for modern […]

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Plastic Shims for Outside Projects

Wobble Wedges® Make the Ideal Outdoor-Use Plastic Shims Outdoor projects need to stand up to the elements, and if you need shims for outside, your best bet is a plastic shim. Wobble Wedges® are the perfect shim for everything from installing precast concrete to stabilizing potted plants. Made from sturdy, weather-proof plastic, our shims come […]

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How to Fix a Creaking Bed Frame

Don’t Let a Noisy Bed Frame Keep You Up at Night! A noisy bed frame can make the relaxation needed for sleep difficult to reach. Don’t let creaking and squeaking keep you awake at night! There are several ways to fix a creaking bed frame, from tightening screws to shimming a loose foot. Here are […]

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