Tools: Product Reviews, Ratings and Buying Guides

Whether you are trying to hang pictures or building a deck, or even have some larger construction projects in mind, you have to use a level. This primitive tool, which uses a bubble of air located within some liquid is far from precise, and not all that effective over larger distances. What you really should use is a ...

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When you’re working on a construction or home improvement project of any size, it is essential that your work be level. But working with a traditional bubble level or laser level while you are simultaneously trying to work with a hammer or drill is difficult at best, and at worst will result in losing track of your ...

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Mechanics and DIYers find themselves working on bolts very often– after all, they hold together the vast majority of car engines and other metal structures. But using a traditional ratchet takes too much time and sometimes is really challenging. Therefore, having one of the best air ratchet wrenches at hand is ...

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Whether you are a professional woodworker or carpenter, or you just enjoy tinkering in your workshop at home, odds are you’re always looking for a way to get a bit better or make your work with wood easier. To that end, you certainly need the best pocket hole jig you can find to attach two pieces of wood together ...

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If you are thinking about turning some of the wood into your yard into usable lumber, but don’t want to spend a fortune dragging it to a large-scale sawmill, a chainsaw mill is a perfect tool for you. These portable chainsaw structures are designed to saw through large pieces of wood to leave you with usable cuts of ...

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When it comes to buying size-specific tools like ratchets, wrenches, Allen keys, and screwdriver bits, it makes far more sense to buy an entire set of tools rather than purchase each size individually. The best mechanics tool set will have every size you need wrapped in a handy case to keep your tools from getting ...

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Have you ever seen a structure or a decorative piece in someone’s home and thought to yourself, “How on Earth did they get that to be so precise”? Odds are, they didn’t use the old tried and true methods of measurement, such as rulers, tape measures, and squares. While these methods are all just fine, they leave a bit ...

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We all can't but agree that sharp blades make a big difference in chainsaw performance and reduce the risk of injury. But after some time, they naturally go dull. Some people get it sharpened in a hardware store or even buy a new chain every time, but it's much more practical to find one of the best chainsaw ...

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Benchtop jointers are similar to their big brothers, but are small and portable. Although their dimensions don’t allow you to flatten extra-long pieces of wood, high-quality benchtop jointers have enough capacity to get your casual flattening done. But what makes the best benchtop jointer? We dug through the key ...

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