Tools

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

The good people over at Dremel sent their newest tool, the Velocity VC60, for us to give a spin. As someone who just moved into a new-old house, I jumped at the chance to let this small-but-mighty combination tool show me everything it could do. From Dremel’s website The Dremel […]

 

Outdoors

Build a Backyard Privacy Fence

Build a Backyard Privacy Fence

Using corrugated steel panels we reclaimed our backyard privacy and did it in less than 2 hours.

 

DIY

How to Mount a Curved LCD TV Securely to the Wall

How to Mount a Curved LCD TV Securely to the Wall

Use the right wall mount for your TV and to easily install an LCD TV to your wall.

 

Featured Articles

Hitachi Professional Twin Stack Air Compressor

Hitachi Professional Twin Stack Air Compressor

The new Hitachi Professional Twin Stack Air Compressor (model EC99S) delivers plenty of power for your most demanding DIY and remodeling projects.

DeWalt Flexvolt 60V/20V Platform

DeWalt Flexvolt 60V/20V Platform

The DeWalt Flexvolt 60V/20V platform that includes the world’s first 12” cordless miter saw and 8 ¾” jobsite table saw.

Milwaukee Tool 10″ Cordless Miter Saw

Milwaukee Tool 10″ Cordless Miter Saw

Milwaukee Tool has introduced the first 10” cordless miter saw. Aimed strictly at the remodeling and construction trade, this miter saw is powered by the new Fuel M18 9.0 high-capacity battery and promises nearly all-day run time.

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

The good people over at Dremel sent their newest tool, the Velocity VC60, for us to give a spin. As someone who just moved into a new-old house, I jumped at the chance to let this small-but-mighty combination tool show me everything it could do. From Dremel’s website The Dremel […]

Helly Hansen Workwear Blends Style and Function Seamlessly

Helly Hansen Workwear Blends Style and Function Seamlessly

The new Helly Hansen Chelsea collection is rugged and functional, built for the most demanding trades.

Milwaukee Tool Now Does Outdoor Power Equipment

Milwaukee Tool Now Does Outdoor Power Equipment

Milwaukee Tool 18V brushless outdoor power tools will be available this fall.

See how Keen Utility Boots Are Built In America with Pride

See how Keen Utility Boots Are Built In America with Pride

When we first arrived at the KEEN factory in Portland, my fellow media tour participants and I were greeted with this sweet little video. After some presentations, our group split into several smaller groups as we headed for the fully in-operation factory floor. Keen Utility takes their products extremely seriously, […]

Keen Utility: American Built with Pride in Portland, Oregon

Keen Utility: American Built with Pride in Portland, Oregon

We recently had the pleasure of heading out to the place were the ’90’s are still alive and putting a bird on it makes it cool, Portland, Oregon to tour the Keen Shoes factory and headquarters. The culture of the Keen family of brands is deeply entrenched in the culture […]

Prep Your Home Heating with Warmup’s Newest Thermostat

Prep Your Home Heating with Warmup’s Newest Thermostat

While it’s mostly fun in the sun these days, before you know it the chill of autumn and winter will be filling the air … and our homes. Before the dreary days and incliment weather start taking over seemingly every aspect of your life, now is the time to consider […]

Made in America: Keen Work Boots

Made in America: Keen Work Boots

Keen work boots offer comfort and durability at a reasonable price point, with a bonus of being Made in America.

Panasonic’s WhisperGreen Select Bathroom Ventilation Fan Saves Your Home From You

Panasonic’s WhisperGreen Select Bathroom Ventilation Fan Saves Your Home From You

With late summer comes the heat and in many parts of the country, the humidity. We all know how unbearable the pressure of moisture in the air plus high temperatures can feel outside … and inside. Many bathrooms become veritable saunas in the summer, creating the perfect breeding ground for […]

Recall Alert: IKEA Recalls 29 Million Chests and Dressers Due to Tip-Over Hazard

Recall Alert: IKEA Recalls 29 Million Chests and Dressers Due to Tip-Over Hazard

​The popular IKEA MALM dresser and many others are unstable if they are not properly anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children.​

Garage Safety Tips for National Safety Month

Garage Safety Tips for National Safety Month

For homeowners, safety and accessibility are a main priority, particularly as it pertains to entry and exit points. Unfortunately, millions of homes are at risk, with 1 in 15 garages and 3 out of 4 gate systems lacking the latest safety features that ensure protection for everyone who comes into […]

Honeywell Bluetooth Air Purification Unit a Must Have for Allergy Sufferers

Honeywell Bluetooth Air Purification Unit a Must Have for Allergy Sufferers

For the 50 million Americans that suffer from nasal allergies, warmer temps usually means runny noses, watery eyes, and other irritating symptoms caused by indoor and outdoor allergens. This includes my little family in the Midwest, so when Honeywell wanted to send their new Bluetooth Smart Air Purifier with HEPA filtration, […]

How to Mount a Curved LCD TV Securely to the Wall

How to Mount a Curved LCD TV Securely to the Wall

Use the right wall mount for your TV and to easily install an LCD TV to your wall.

Sage Is the Perfect DIY Home Security Solution

Sage Is the Perfect DIY Home Security Solution

DIY home security can be an effective deterrent to criminals and thieves.

Dewalt Flexvolt Cordless Miter Saw – First Look

Dewalt Flexvolt Cordless Miter Saw – First Look

Dewalt has changed the game with their 120V 12″ cordless miter saw. Improved portability and all day cutting performance.

Dewalt Flexvolt 60V Battery Has Ushered in a New Era of Cordless Tools

Dewalt Flexvolt 60V Battery Has Ushered in a New Era of Cordless Tools

The era of cordless table saws and miter saws has arrived with the Dewalt Flexvolt 60V battery platform.

Upgrade Your Home with ABC Metal Roofing

Upgrade Your Home with ABC Metal Roofing

Metal roofing from ABC brings style, sustainability, and savings to any residential application.

Top 10 Allergies From Your Home (Infographic)

Top 10 Allergies From Your Home (Infographic)

You may think with summer in full swing, seasonal allergies went out the door with the rains and flowers of spring. Oh no, dear friends, allergies are still alive and well and kicking the literal snot out of sinuses both near and far. The people over at Honeywell compiled this […]

5 DIY Tasks to Get Your Car Road Trip Ready

5 DIY Tasks to Get Your Car Road Trip Ready

Our family loves road trips. Living in Los Angeles we are blessed with a myriad of day trip options as well as fun weekend trips. But before we embark on any adventure we always check to make sure our vehicles are in top shape.

Milwaukee Introduces New Camera Inspection Tool System

Milwaukee Introduces New Camera Inspection Tool System

Milwaukee Tool continues to expand its M12™ line offerings with the introduction of the new M-SPECTOR FLEX™ system. Designed from the ground-up to give users the versatility they need, the new recordable inspection camera features an innovative PIVOTVIEW™ camera head cable that gives users full control of the camera head […]