June Newsletter Subscriber Giveaway #1- RIDGID X4 18V Combo Kit

RIDGID Lithium Ion Cordless Hammer Drill/Driver and Impact Driver Model R9200 We’ve said it more than once at Tool Skool, but in case you’ve missed it, we’ll repeat it:  One of the best kept secrets on the Pro Tool Platform is the entire line of RIDGID Tools.  Made tough, the price is more than competitive, […]

Ryobi Tek4 Cordless Screwdriver Review

Ryobi Tek4 4-Volt Cordless Screwdriver Model # HP53LK Ryobi sent this screwdriver for Tool Skool to review, but the opinions in this review are completely my own and are not meant to be an advertisement for Ryobi or The Home Depot. I have been a big fan of the Ryobi Tek4 line since it came […]

The Home Depot Pro App | Review

The Home Depot Pro App – Sponsored Post Disclosure: This post is sponsored by The Home Depot, but all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure. Last week, The Home Depot asked me to download their Home Depot Pro App (part of The Home Depot Pro Tehcnology Offerings) and take it for […]

7 Last Minute Gift Ideas

Last Minute Gift Ideas that you can still pick up today! For all of you procrastinators out there, we’re coming to your rescue.  We’ve put together a quick list of 5 cool gadgets or tools that we’ve seen on the shelves and you can go into the store today, purchase them, and still have them […]

Ryobi One+ Cordless Blower

Does the Ryobi One+ Cordless Blower / Sweeper (P2102) Bridge the Gap? If you’ve followed Tool Skool for any amount of time at all, you are familiar with the fact that I like a lot of the tools in the Ryobi One+ 18V line (click here or any of the related links at the end […]

18V 6 Piece LITHIUM+™ Ultimate Combo Kit

The RYOBI® 18V ONE+™ System introduces the ultimate power tool collection, powered by the next generation of lithium-ion performance. The new and improved compact LITHIUM+™ batteries improve performance of RYOBI 18V ONE+ tools up to 15%. They provide up to up to 35% more runtime, hold a charge 4X longer and are 45% lighter than […]

Ryobi Tek4 LED Utility Light (RP4410) – Review

Ryobi Tek4 Utility Light Review When the Ryobi Tek4 Utility Light (RP4410) first arrived for review, I wasn’t sure it was all that and a bag of chips… I mean it was cute and all, but it was a little light no bigger than my hand.  I should have known that good things come in […]

Ryobi Tek4 5W Flashlight RP4450 – Tool Review

I have not come across one of the Tek4 tools so far that I have not liked, and the Ryobi Tek4 LED Hi-Beam Flashlight is no exception.  If you read other reviews online, you’ll see that I’m not alone.  And, as I’ve said in past Tek4 reviews, once you get the batteries and pick up […]

Ryobi Tek4 Portable Power Source RP4900 – Tool Review

Now, more than ever, our phones are our lifelines.  We use them constantly and we are lost without them.  And while it may sound a bit dramatic, we start to panic when the battery starts to die; we have no way to continue our work day without stopping to recharge. I am not a contractor, […]

Ryobi Tek4 4-Volt Lithium-Ion LED Flashlight RP4400 – Tool Review

Ryobi RP4400 LED Flashlight Review First Impressions This is not going to be the lengthiest review that you’ve ever read, because there’s really nothing negative to say about this little flashlight.  It’s a compact flashlight (about 4 ½”) but it packs a powerful punch.  It’s pretty simplistic in design… just an off –on switch.It runs […]