Re: screws for melamine
I have used confirmat screws many years ago and then switched to regular wood screws. I now used type 17 assembly screws. They look a bit like a regular wood screw but have a deep root, smaller shank and a cutter on the end of the screw. This cutter seems to help with the splitting of hardwoods. Some use particle board screws which are very similiar to assembly screws but do not have the cutter on the end.
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