Tools

Bosch Reaxx Jobsite Table Saw Has Arrived

Bosch Reaxx Jobsite Table Saw Has Arrived

Bosch GTS1041A REAXX Jobsite Table Saw Takes User Safety to the Next Level and also Saves the Blade.

 

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

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.

 

Featured Articles

Living with Iris by Lowe’s

Living with Iris by Lowe’s

Home security is not about having the best locks or loudest alarms, but rather arming yourself with the most information about your home at all times.

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.

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.

The Five Minute Ceiling Fan from Hunter

The Five Minute Ceiling Fan from Hunter

Keep cool this summer with this easy to install ceiling fan and light from Hunter.

Bosch Reaxx Jobsite Table Saw Has Arrived

Bosch Reaxx Jobsite Table Saw Has Arrived

Bosch GTS1041A REAXX Jobsite Table Saw Takes User Safety to the Next Level and also Saves the Blade.

The New Gillette Fusion ProShield Makes Shaving Almost Fun

The New Gillette Fusion ProShield Makes Shaving Almost Fun

Shaving is a chore that I put off as long as possible, much to the chagrin of my wife and son, but they were happy to watch me test out the new Gillette ProShield.

DeWalt Introduces a new Drill/Driver and Hammer Drill

DeWalt Introduces a new Drill/Driver and Hammer Drill

DEWALT announces its new 20V MAX* XR® Premium 3-Speed Drill/Driver (DCD991) and 20V MAX* XR® Premium 3-Speed Hammer drill (DCD996). DEWALT’s 20V MAX* XR® system

How to Find the Best Woodworking Plans

How to Find the Best Woodworking Plans

Woodworking is a skill that you can take as far as you want. The more you learn, the more complex projects you’ll be able to tackle. But no matter your skill level, your project can always benefit from plans someone else has made. Here’s how to find plans for just about any project online.

Doing the “Double” in a Chevy Colorado

Doing the “Double” in a Chevy Colorado

From surf to snow, we took the 2016 Chevy Colorado through it’s paces as we joined Damien Hobgood for a single day of surfing and snowboarding.

Lowe’s Iris Installation and Setup

Lowe’s Iris Installation and Setup

The Lowe’s Iris home automation system is extremely easy to setup via it’s app based system.

FLIR ONE Thermal Imaging Camera Hooks up to Your Smart Phone

FLIR ONE Thermal Imaging Camera Hooks up to Your Smart Phone

Thermal imaging cameras are expensive, and many of the larger cameras just aren’t suitable for homeowners or small business owners to use. The FLIR ONE thermal imaging camera is affordable and fits in your pocket, which means it could be the ideal thermal imaging camera for a lot of people. Thermal […]

Kobalt 24V MAX

Kobalt 24V MAX Brushless Cordless Power Tool Launch

Kobalt has kicked their power tool lineup into high gear by revamping their entire 20V lineup and replacing it with the Kobalt 24V MAX brushless cordless power tool platform.

How to Lay Sod Grass In Time for Spring

How to Lay Sod Grass In Time for Spring

Our lawn has been in rough shape for quite awhile. It’s not a large plot, about 10×12, but it adds some nice color to our backyard. The rest of our yard surface is concrete which we’ve covered with an outdoor rug and furniture but we want to keep the lawn […]

Is It Time to Pull the Plug on Your Water Heater?

Is It Time to Pull the Plug on Your Water Heater?

Take this short quiz that will help determine if it’s time to upgrade your water heater before disaster strikes.

The Must-Have Tool Set for Every Apartment or Dorm

The Must-Have Tool Set for Every Apartment or Dorm

Whether you’re an apartment dweller or simply don’t feel the need to store a box full of tools, everyone needs some basic tools to assist in various household tasks.

How to Choose Between PEX and Copper Pipe

How to Choose Between PEX and Copper Pipe

If you’re faced with repiping your home because of a water leak, you’ll be presented with two piping options: copper or PEX. Here’s a breakdown of the pros and cons for each type.

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How to Choose Between 12V and 18V Power Tool Battery Platforms

Cutting the cord is easy. Choosing a cordless battery platform, however can be much more difficult. From 12-volt to 18-volt and prosumer to professional, here’s a handy guide for selecting the battery platform that’s right for you.

The Must Have Safety Gear for Every DIYer

The Must Have Safety Gear for Every DIYer

We talk about tools a lot, but a constant companion to any do-it-yourself project should be proper safety gear. It may not be as fun as tools, but these must-have items will protect your vision, hearing and lungs during any activity.

DAYTONA Rising Project Is Complete

DAYTONA Rising Project Is Complete

It’s been three years in the making but the redesign and rebuild of Daytona International Speedway is finally complete and ready for it’s unveiling at this weekends Daytona 500 NASCAR race.

Lowe’s IRIS Is Back and Better Than Ever

Lowe’s IRIS Is Back and Better Than Ever

This year Lowe’s has re-introduced a new and improved IRIS with even more capabilities and accessories, but at the same affordable price.

Provide Maximum Protection for Your iPhone with the tech21 Patriot Case

Provide Maximum Protection for Your iPhone with the tech21 Patriot Case

Protect your smartphone investment with tech21 Patriot case and screen that is impact rated for drops up to 13 feet.

quikrete cement planters

How to Make Cement Planters

Succulents look great in these DIY cement planters that set quickly thanks to Quikrete.