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Milwaukee Tools New Product Launch Event

Milwaukee Tools New Product Launch Event

Milwaukee Tools introduced 50 new tools at the event, more than they ever have.

SKILSAW Giveaway: New Lightweight Magnesium Worm-Drive Saw

SKILSAW Giveaway: New Lightweight Magnesium Worm-Drive Saw

Enter and win a new magnesium SKILSAW for you or your favorite DIYer.

Oregon Cordless Chainsaw & New Trimmer/Edger

Oregon Cordless Chainsaw & New Trimmer/Edger

Oregon has gone cordless with their lineup of 40V MAX outdoor power tools.

Porter Cable New 20 Volt MAX Cordless Tools

Porter Cable New 20 Volt MAX Cordless Tools

Built for the tradesman the new 20 Volt MAX cordless power tools from Porter-Cable are a great buy.

Kobalt Upgrades Their 20V MAX Power Tool Platform

Kobalt Upgrades Their 20V MAX Power Tool Platform

Jump start your power tool collection with a combo pack of four Kobalt power tools from Lowe’s.

Kick Gas with Black & Decker 36V Outdoor Power Equipment

Kick Gas with Black & Decker 36V Outdoor Power Equipment

Cordless power tools continue to advance in performance and it finally looks like outdoor power equipment which has long been dominated by gas is finally catching up. Black & Decker invited us out to Tempe, AZ to check out their latest yard tools that have been upgraded to the 36V […]

Milwaukee Fuel M18 Power Tools

Milwaukee Fuel M18 Power Tools

There is a new bad-ass line of power tools on the way from Milwaukee Tool. The M18 FUEL line is an extreme-performance cordless power tool line that we had a chance to test this summer at the Milwaukee symposium. We were impressed as we saw them put the drill through […]

Pumpkin Carving with Power Tools

Pumpkin Carving with Power Tools

Pumpkin carving can be less of a chore by tackling it with your power tools. Nothing can replace the finesse needed to carve pumpkins but for some of the tougher jobs or larger pumpkins, a little 12 or 18 volt power can make the job go much faster. Here are […]

New Innovations from Bosch Tools

New Innovations from Bosch Tools

This week I participated in the Bosch Tools Global Leadership Tour at their US headquarters in Mt. Prospect, IL. Bosch is a global organization and their tool division is number one in Europe and with events like these they’re trying to climb the very competitive ladder of tool manufacturers in […]

DeWALT Impact Clutch Accessory Holder

DeWALT Impact Clutch Accessory Holder

As the popularity of impact drivers grows, so does the demand for products that fit a need and help solve a problem. Welcome the DeWALT Impact Clutch accessory holder. This DeWALT exclusive product is the first of its kind and has been engineered to solve a daily frustration users face […]

Cordless Drill/Driver Buying Guide

Cordless Drill/Driver Buying Guide

Cordless drills/drivers should be included in any list of required do-it-yourself tools. The applications and uses are endless and they are extremely simple to use. If you’re going with the convenience of cordless you can use the tool to drill holes and easily change bits to drive screws with the […]

Milwaukee Hackzall M12 Review – Mini Recip Saw

Milwaukee Hackzall M12 Review – Mini Recip Saw

Milwaukee tends to breed a certain type of brand loyalty as their inked fans have proven. The Milwaukee Hackzall M12 follows in the grand tradition of Milwaukee tools but at a smaller size. This review of the Hackzall M12 will go over functionality, comfort and uses. Hits: compact size, cutting, […]

Indulge in the Craftsman Experience

Indulge in the Craftsman Experience

The Craftsman Experience showroom is perfectly located almost under the “L” train in the River North neighborhood of Chicago. The urban industrial setting is the ideal backdrop to prepare you for the Craftsman Experience. We had an opportunity to visit the showroom last week while they were holding a couple […]

Black & Decker 24 Volt Cordless String Trimmer/Edger Review

Black & Decker 24 Volt Cordless String Trimmer/Edger Review

Black & Decker has introduced an upgrade to their cordless trimmer/edger with a 24V model. It’s still light, strong and maneuverable but with much more power than their 18V offering. Hits: Ease of operation, Battery life, Clean, Power Boost Misses: One battery Uses: Trimming around trees in small to medium […]

Top 5 New Tools for Your Wish List

Top 5 New Tools for Your Wish List

Envy. Awe. Uncontrollable desire. Warning – you may experience all of these things when you get a load of these tools. New to the market or just improvements to tried and true favorites, these tools are true must-haves. OK, get a grip on yourself and try not to drool.

DeWALT Power Tool Reviews

DeWALT Power Tool Reviews

DeWALT tools have built a reputation for being tough on the jobsite but they’ve also become very popular among the DIY and remodeling crowd. Easily available at all major retailers, DeWALT has recently expanded their power tool lineup to include a 12V cordless group. We will share all of our […]

Craftsman Power Tool Reviews

Craftsman Power Tool Reviews

Craftsman continues to expand and improve their power tool line-up by offering durable and affordable tools that anyone can use. We’ll continue to update this page with all of our Craftsman power tool reviews so if you’re a Craftsman fan bookmark this page and keep checking back.

A Day at Black & Decker University: DeWALT 12V MAX Cordless Platform

A Day at Black & Decker University: DeWALT 12V MAX Cordless Platform

We just returned from Black & Decker University in Towson, MD where we were invited to attend the official launch of the DeWALT 12V* MAX Lithium-Ion Cordless power tool system. There were presentations from the design build team and representatives from engineering, industrial design and marketing all on hand to […]

DeWALT 12V MAX Launch

DeWALT 12V MAX Launch

We’re headed to Baltimore where we’ll be introduced to the latest offering from DeWALT at the Black & Decker University. You won’t believe how excited we are to be the first to check out DeWALT’s 12V MAX product platform that is the first 12-volt cordless line built for the jobsite […]

Giveaway: Celebrate Father’s Day with a SKIL 4 Tool Cordless Combo

Giveaway: Celebrate Father’s Day with a SKIL 4 Tool Cordless Combo

Can’t decide on just one tool for Dad? Enter our giveaway and you’ll have a chance to make this his best Father’s Day ever by giving him four of his favorite cordless tools from SKIL. Starting today you can enter to win this SKIL 18V Lithium Ion Cordless 4-Tool Combo […]

18V Lithium Combo Kit from Porter Cable

18V Lithium Combo Kit from Porter Cable

We got a first look at the 18V Lithium 4 Tool Combo Kit from Porter Cable and it’s a beauty. Tools include: + Compact Drill/Driver + 6-1/2″ Circ Saw + Reciprocating Saw + Pivoting Head Flashlight Plus (1) extended runtime battery and (1) compact lithium battery including charger. Blades included […]