The Handyguys show you how to remove carpet staples the easy way in this video
If you just need to remove one or two staples then really any old method will work. What if you are trying to remove hundreds or even thousands? It can take a long long time. Use the technique that Paul shows and you can move along pretty quickly. All you need is a pair of these
Remove carpet staples with the right tool
In the video Brian and Paul race to see who can remove more staples quickly. Paul uses the diagonal pliers and Brian uses a variety of other tools. Paul’s technique wins hands down.