Racor Ladder Lift (LDL-1B) – Tool Review First Look

2012 National Hardware Show – First Look Series: Here’s a new storage idea for ladders from Racor. We discovered this clever solution at the National Hardware Show in Las Vegas. Installation and use look pretty simple to us. Take a look and see what you think: To check prices or purchase the Racor Ladder Lift […]

Exakt Saw System – Tool Review First Look

2012 National Hardware Show First Look Series The Exakt Saw was truly a surprise. Maybe I’m admitting my ignorance, but I’d never heard of this tool before. I actually like it when that happens, as it gives me hope for a brighter future 🙂  In any event, we almost passed it by because of the […]

First Alert OneLink Home Security System – First Look

2012 National Hardware Show – First Look Series: We found out about this product in an interesting way. At lunch one day, as we were sitting on the bench outside the Convention Center, an attractive woman began asking what we were doing at the show. Never one to shy away from strangers (it’s a curse), […]

B-Lit Flashlight Tool – Tool Review First Look

2012 National Hardware Show – First Look Series: Kenneth Brown came to the Hardware Show this year to find some love for his new invention. It caught our eye because it was clever, useful and well-designed. It gives you several different options for using your flashlight in just about any situation. Ingenuity and attention to […]

Coast LED Pro Pocket Pliers – Model C5899

2012 National Hardware Show – First Look Series: This is one of the cooler tools we saw while walking the aisles of the 2012 National Hardware Show. The tool combines spring-loaded pliers, several convenient knives and implements, and a pair of LED lights to illuminate your work area. To order the Coast Model C5899 Pocket […]

Cell Phone Charging Sling – Toolio – First Look

2012 National Hardware Show – First Look Series:     This was a pretty cool find at the National Hardware Show in Las Vegas. The company is called Toolio and they have a small line of really cool gadget accessories. This one is designed to keep your cell phone off the floor when charging it […]

Port-A-Cool Indoor Air Coolers at Hardware Show 2012

We stopped by the Port-A-Cool booth at the National Hardware Show and saw their latest offering. Several new portable air coolers designed for indoor use. They have a sleek, shiny finish and the company promises they’ll deliver the same quality as the rest of their line. From what we saw (and the air we felt), […]