By Matt Weber Over the course of many years and many flooring jobs, the EHT staff has developed a list of favorite flooring tools that make the job as painless as possible. This article highlights some recommended equipment for laying down new tile, laminate or hardwoods. Straight Edge. There’s nothing exciting about a basic straight […]
By Hal Jones Xtreme Access Sockets and Ratchets, Swiss Knife Utility Comes to Socket Sets
By Matt Weber How to Match the Air Supply to Your Air Tools
By Charlie Self Everyone Wants a Table Saw: Exploring Hybrid and Job Site Saws for the DIY Homeowner.
Tools & Materials for the Outdoor Retreat
By Clint Thomas Equip a Work Belt with the Most Often Used Tools and Gadgets.
Ask any home-improvement enthusiast what tops their holiday wish list, and I doubt you’ll hear requests for calling birds or French hens. They’re more into sledge hammers, laser levels, or a steam kit for wood bending… The holiday season is the time for giving gifts, and the EHT staff offers a handful of ideas for the do-it-yourselfer in your life. […]
America’s tradesmen roll up their sleeves every day to build new roads; repair our cars, trucks and planes; and cool and heat our homes — oftentimes without recognition or appreciation from their fellow Americans. To celebrate tradesmen’s skill and contributions, IRWIN Tools has several initiatives planned across the country to salute and honor ‘The Hands that Build America and Keep […]
Angle grinders are a workshop staple for pros and DIY’ers alike, but the tool category hasn’t experienced many significant technological advancements in recent years. Milwaukee Power Tools changes that notion with the introduction of an innovative new motor technology. The company launches 18 small angle grinders in 2011 that deliver up to three times more durability and up to […]
Spring and fall are two good times of the year to clean up the yard. Leaves are raked, shrubs are pruned and trees are ignored, except for dropped limbs and other debris. Some tree species need more pruning than others, while a number of species demand more pruning. For example, my yard has many self-pruning […]