Browsing Tag

tools

  • Searching for Hard-to-Find Tools

    There are times when your local big box or hardware store may not have the exact tool you are looking for. Whether the tools been discontinued or it’s a hard to…

  • DeWALT Gets Ford Tough

    DeWALT went all out with this fully customized Ford F-350 that was on display at the CES 2010 tradeshow this year. This truck features Microsoft’s mobile office as part of Ford’s…

  • 4 Builders’ Show Booths to Remember

    Digging a bit deeper and looking beyond the monster displays at the Builders’ Show, we’re looking forward to visiting these 4 booths that might be small on space but deliver big…

  • Stop Losing Nails and Screws

    We’re always on the lookout for tools that make our life easier and the Magnogrip magnetic wristband seems to fit the bill. The wristband attaches via velcro strap and the enclosed…

  • Black Friday Deals From Our Friends

    Before you line up at Walmart check out our roundup of Black Friday deals online that we 've selected from some of our friends. Best Black Friday Deals for Gadget Lovers…

  • Giveaway: 5 Black & Decker ReadyWrenches

    We're ecstatic to announce this weeks Giveaway as we know every handyman or handywoman would love to add this tool to their arsenal. The Black & Decker ReadyWrench puts 16 of…

  • Tool Tattoos: True DIY Dedication

    Inspired by this T Square tattoo we spotted on a recent trip to Seattle, we decided to pull together a photo gallery of tattoos dedicated to tools. It’s difficult to tell…

  • Sharing Your Tools is Good for Everyone

    We’ve long been a fan of tool libraries but unfortunately they are lacking in many cities and most of the tool libraries we’ve seen are in dire need of updating. Neighborgoods…

  • Stanley Works to Acquire Black & Decker

    Toolsnob tipped us to some big news in the world of tools. Stanley Works will acquire Black & Decker for $4.5billion in an all-stock deal. According to the WSJ: This deal…

  • Take This Tool Advice from Norm Abram

    Check out this video of Master Carpenter Norm Abram being interviewed at last years AWFS show by Popular Woodworking magazine. Great insights into his favorite tools and techniques. Tools Norm Abram…

  • Cool Tuesday Tools

    + Klenk Ratcheting Screwdriver + Milwaukee Battery Tool Charger: AC home and DC auto + DAP Pro Caulker + Router Bit Storage Options + Win a Bosch PS20…

  • Home Depot Tool Rental Giveaway

    *ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED If you’re putting off your next DIY project because you don’t have the cash to fork over for the right tool and neither do your friends or…

  • Power Tool for Pizzas

    Circular saws are no longer just for cutting wood. If you’ve got to apply a power tool to every part of your life then you’ll want to use the Pizza-Pro 3000…

  • Cool Tools Sweepstakes

    We hope you caught the Cool Tools holiday blitz that aired this weekend but if not you can still enter their sweepstakes where the winner gets $15,000 cash towards the purchase…

  • Vise-Grip Manufacturing Plant Closes after 70 Years

    photo: Shannon Patrick Toolcrib has the scoop on Vise-Grip which was recently sold to American tool manufacturer Nail Jack Tools. They plan on moving Vise-Grip manufacturing to China which may effectively…

  • See-Through Sanding Disk

    Toolmonger has uncovered a handy sanding disk that allows you to “see-through” it so you can easily monitor how much material you have sanded off. It attaches to any drill and…

  • Touch Free Finishing Tools

    Although only updated once a week the Rockler Woodworking blog is definitely worth a look. We found their post about specialty finishing tools that allow you to spray or paint finish…