You know how the old saying goes: if you want something done right then you have to do it yourself. Sometimes, there’s just nothing like getting down to a job so that you can make sure that it’s done exactly the way you want it. Of course, when you’re dealing with any DIY one of the things that people seem to forget the most often is the issue of safety. While it might not be the most exciting or glamorous part of doing any DIY project, it’s definitely one of the most important. In the end, it won’t matter how perfectly straight those shelves are or how perfectly finished that homemade dining room set it is if you’ve taken your eye out and can’t enjoy it. Here are some of the most important ways to stay safe while you’re doing any DIY.