Reviews

RoboReel the Death Star of Garden Hoses

RoboReel the Death Star of Garden Hoses

Don’t be scared of this water hose as the RoboReel will become your best partner in gardening.

RYOBI Gas Powered Backpack Blower

RYOBI Gas Powered Backpack Blower

This fall get serious about removing leaves with this backpack blower from RYOBI

SOG Paratool Multi-tool Review: Hit Any Angle

SOG Paratool Multi-tool Review: Hit Any Angle

The SOG Paratool let’s you grab anything from a multitude of angles with it’s innovative multi-tool

Hardcore Hammers and Hatchets: American Made

Hardcore Hammers and Hatchets: American Made

Handbuilt hammers and hatchets from America’s heartland to your hand

Simplehuman Rechargeable Sensor Pump

Simplehuman Rechargeable Sensor Pump

Look Ma! No batteries!!! Go hands free and germ free with the simplehuman rechargeable sensor pump

Danner Gets Vicious With Their New Work Boots

Danner Gets Vicious With Their New Work Boots

Danner just released the Vicious as their new hiker inspired work boot for comfort and performance

Ryobi 2,200-Watt Gasoline Powered Digital Inverter Generator Review

Ryobi 2,200-Watt Gasoline Powered Digital Inverter Generator Review

This compact home generator isn’t setup to power your home but rather give you power on the go while camping, tailgating or on a jobsite. It offers 2200 starting watts/1800 running watts and if you buy two you can run them in parallel for even more power.

Hands-off with the Simplehuman Semi-round Sensor Can

Hands-off with the Simplehuman Semi-round Sensor Can

The simplehuman sensor can makes it so easy a baby could use it (and does)

How to Install an Under the Sink Water Filter System

How to Install an Under the Sink Water Filter System

Forget buying bottled water or filling up a filtered pitcher. You can install an under the sink water filter system in a couple hours.

Blaklader Brawny Canvas Jacket Boasts Almost Endless Pockets

Blaklader Brawny Canvas Jacket Boasts Almost Endless Pockets

You’ll never lose your pen or anything else with the Blaklader Brawny Jacket

DeWALT Worksite Radio

DeWALT Worksite Radio

This next-gen boombox will fit into any jobsite, especially if you are running DeWALT 12V or 20V MAX cordless tools.

See Behind the Walls with DEWALT Hand-Held Radar Scanner

See Behind the Walls with DEWALT Hand-Held Radar Scanner

High-tech is becoming commonplace in tools and this DEWALT hand-held radar scanner, puts the power of radar in your hands.

Milwaukee Thermal Imager Camera

Milwaukee Thermal Imager Camera

This pro tool could be at the forefront of energy audits this year, plus it’s fun to use

Surestep Ladder Stabilizer

Surestep Ladder Stabilizer

Working from a ladder is a dangerous place, so to improve your ladder safety check out the Surestep Stabilizer

Tackle Small Jobs with Single Use Gorilla Glue

Tackle Small Jobs with Single Use Gorilla Glue

Gorilla Glue does small tubes for small jobs

Become a Top Chef with the Superbread Fusionwood Knife

Become a Top Chef with the Superbread Fusionwood Knife

We do our fair share of cooking and we truly value the experience of using a high quality knife. Using a good knife just makes your life better, right? Enter the Superbread Fusionwood knife from New West Knives out of Jackson, WY. New West KnifeWorks was founded by Corey Milligan […]

Carhartt Washed Twill Dungaree Work Pants

Carhartt Washed Twill Dungaree Work Pants

I literally wear these pants everyday. No seriously, almost everyday. I’ve got a couple Carhartt jackets and hats which I only use when it’s cold out and I was expecting these pants to be much heavier and bulkier as most work pants are, but these twill dungaree pants are heavy […]

Danner Tektite Work Boot – An Athletic Looking Newcomer

Danner Tektite Work Boot – An Athletic Looking Newcomer

My Danner hiking boots are almost 20 years old and although I don’t use them very much they have held up better than any boots I’ve ever had. They are capable of so much more terrain than I have ever thrown at them, but the best feature is the comfort […]

DeWALT 20V MAX Cordless Jigsaw

DeWALT 20V MAX Cordless Jigsaw

The jigsaw is one of our most used power tools and we love our cordless Milwaukee M12 jigsaw, but when we are cutting large sheets of plywood we need a bit more power and runtime and the new DeWALT 20V MAX jigsaw is definitely up to the task. The DeWALT […]

Duluth Firehose Work Pants are Wild Boar Resistant

Duluth Firehose Work Pants are Wild Boar Resistant

Denim jeans are the default work pants that most of us wear while tackling do-it-yourself jobs around the house. But the trades have always known that jeans simply can’t stand up to the demands of their jobs which require a more durable material and higher level of utility. If you […]

Outdoor Living Made Easy with a Lowe’s Backyard Makeover

Outdoor Living Made Easy with a Lowe’s Backyard Makeover

This summer we traveled to New York to check out the Lowe’s Designer Charity Challenge. We were inspired by what all three designers were able to accomplish using Lowe’s 2012 outdoor collection as well as other items from the Lowe’s home store. Our home is small so we take advantage […]

The Chevy Volt Will Change Your Attitude About Electric Cars

The Chevy Volt Will Change Your Attitude About Electric Cars

Last month we had an opportunity to check out a Chevy Volt for few days. This was my first experience with an electric car and the only other hybrid I have driven was a rented Prius for a few days, which wasn’t very exciting. My daily driver is a Ford F-150 […]