Last Minute Father’s Day Gifts

Haven’t Picked Up A Gift for Dad? Last Minute Father’s Day Gift for 2016 from The Home Depot Father’s Day 2016 is tomorrow.  If you haven’t gotten a gift yet, you’ll need something you can go pick up now.  Not even Amazon Prime will help you at this point.  But, if you are lucky enough […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Join Craftsman Club

And sign up to win a MAKEcation! Note from the Editor: This particular post is sponsored by Sears, however all the views within the post are those of the author. Information on Craftsman Club and the Craftsman MAKEcation Giveaway has been provided by representatives of Sears and Craftsman. CLICK HERE for your chance to win. […]

Milwaukee HVAC & Insulation Knives | Preview

Milwaukee Insulation Knives for Tradesmen Milwaukee is widening their family of tools to include new knives designed specifically for HVAC and ducting contractors. The new knives will be available this year and it’s obvious that a lot of R&D went into the tools. Milwaukee Tool’s Derek Rose gave us the rundown on the family of […]

Milwaukee Copper Tubing Cutters | Preview

Tubing Cutters – Improved! Sometimes it’s the simple things that give the biggest return on investment. Actually, it’s more often than not the case. We tend to over-think a lot of stuff these days. It’s nice to see some useful, but simple improvements made to a tool that has been largely left alone for many […]

History of the Screwdriver

As discovered through tools passed down to me They don’t make ‘em like they used to. Cliché, I know. In some instances, that is a good thing. Think of the Ford Pinto or early cell phones. The gas tank was located too close to the rear bumper that led to a number of explosions from […]

Milwaukee Tool Expands Screwdriver Line | Preview

MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to rapidly develop its Hand Tool offering with the expansion of their screwdriver program. With a focus on applications with tight access fixtures and precision work, the new offering will include two Compact 8in1 Multi-Bit Drivers that deliver versatile performance in a compact design and three Precision Screwdriver Sets that […]

Milwaukee® Gripped Locking Tools | Preview

Milwaukee® Adds Gripped Locking Tools to new Torque Lock™ Line MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to expand its Hand Tool offering and the recently launched line of TORQUE LOCK™ Locking Tools with the introduction of several gripped locking plier options, in both curved jaw and long nose styles that provide a durable, comfortable grip for […]

Milwaukee® Long Cut Snips Preview

Milwaukee® Metal Cutting Solutions Expand With Long Cut Snips MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to expand its Hand Tool offering with the launch of two new Long Cut Snip Solutions that deliver best-in-class cutting length and up to 10X more cuts than the competition. Built from the ground up for peak performance and durability, the […]

Tool Tip: Use a Snow Shovel as a Dust Pan

Got a big mess?  Then you need a big dust pan! Snow Shovel Doubles as Dust Pan I live in Nashville, TN.  A snow shovel is one of those tools you just don’t use that often in the South.  But when you do need it, you’ll be sorry if you don’t have it.  Recently, as […]

Milwaukee® Self-Retracting Safety Knife

Milwaukee® Expands Hand Tool Line with Self-Retracting Safety Knife MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool Corporation continues to expand their Hand Tool offering with a new Self-Retracting Safety Knife (48-22-1915), launching in November 2013. With two blade positions and a self-retract mechanism, the user is able to control how much of the blade is exposed and automatically […]