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DeWALT Hand Tools

DeWALT Hand Tools

If you’re a fan of the DeWALT brand of power tools, we’ve got big news for you. DeWALT hand tools are now available and they haven’t just released a tape measure and wrench but they’ve identified more than 100 types of hand tools and dived into the R&D and come […]

Measure Yourself Against This Tape

Measure Yourself Against This Tape

Tape measures have always been great at doing one job but there are so many situations that beg a tape to do much more. The Compass Guide tape measure includes a heavy duty stainless steel pivot point that allows you to measure and cut drywall, cement board and hard backer […]

Giveaway: Tape Measure from DIY Network

Giveaway: Tape Measure from DIY Network

Show pride in your favorite TV programs with this sharp looking tape measure from Komelon that’s branded with a badge from the DIY Network. As a courtesy to our readers the DIY Network has offered this as a giveaway on our website. The 25′ tape is stainless steel with double-sided […]

Tape Measure Madness

Tape Measure Madness

Everyone knows how to use a tape measure, or at least we think we do. Tape measures actually offer much more than 90% of us realize. Fortunately Remodeling for Geeks has unmasked the mysteries behind the tape measure and share their secrets in a two-part series here and here. They […]

Giveaway Winner: Green in Harlem

Congratulations to Anthony from Green in Harlem for winning our giveaway for the Komelon tape measure from the DIY Network! Anthony’s houseblog is a great resource for tried and true green building methods as he attempts to restore and renovate a Brownstone in Harlem.

Tape Measure Madness Giveaway

Tape Measure Madness Giveaway

Now that we all know the secrets of using tape measures, it’s time you add a quality one to your toolbox and the SS Gripper from Komelon courtesy of the DIY Network is one of the best around.

Secrets of Using a Tape Measure

Secrets of Using a Tape Measure

There is more than meets the eye when it comes to using your tape measure. We all can see the measurements of inches and feet but there are markings and peculiarities that all top-grade tape measures have that most of us tend to overlook or don’t know exist. Fortunately Remodeling […]

Calibrating a Tape Measure

Calibrating a Tape Measure

Tape measures are an indispensable tool and absolutely necessary for completing accurate work. But as simple as they are they also require calibration and maintenance. This video from Fine Homebuilding shows you how to keep your tape measure accurate and some tips in measuring in space and at longer lengths.