Pro Tip: Stuck With A Stripped Screw? Check Out This Trick

Stripped screw? Instead of panicking, remove the bit from your drill.

Removing a stripped screw with the chuck of the drill | Construction Pro Tips

Stripped screw? Don’t panic

Sometimes screw heads get stripped out. It’s just a part of life. If the head of the screws you’re struggling with is sticking up above the surface, there’s actually a pretty simple solution. Just open the chuck of a drill, place it over the stripped screw, and then clamp the chuck down onto the screw head. Then simply reverse the drill like you normally would to remove a screw.

To see the tip in action, watch the video below. Also be sure to check out these other cool tool hacks.