10 Great Father’s Day Gifts From The Home Depot
Hoping this Father's Day brings something besides yet another World's Best Dad coffee mug? Here are 10 great gift ideas from The Home Depot.
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The best gifts are often the ones that eliminate life’s little annoyances. For DIYers, few frustrations measure up to the headache that comes from trying to keep your bit aligned with a screw head, especially when you’re at an awkward angle. There’s one simple device that will make that hassle a thing of past, and it’ll make a budget-friendly Father’s Day gift that dad will appreciate. This magnetic drive guide from Milwaukee has an extendable sleeve to hold screw heads in place to make quick work of the task.
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Brushless Drill and Impact Driver Kit
If dad is in need of some new tools or even just an upgrade, RYOBI’s new One+ HP line is perfect addition to his kit. Brushless motors deliver more power, which translates to up t0 25% faster driving and 50% more torque for the drill and impact drivers included in this kit. The brushless motor also makes them lighter and easier to use. Another thing that’s also great about this combo pack is that it comes with a charger and two 18-volt batteries that are interchangeable with Ryobi’s entire One+ line of tools.
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40-Volt Cordless String Trimmer
Battery-powered string trimmers are convenient, but let’s face it, they rarely pack the power that a gas-operated trimmer does. That is not the case when it comes to Ryobi’s new 40-volt brushless cordless string trimmer, which has all the muscle of a gas-powered version with the interchangeable battery system of a cordless version. The new brushless motor technology gives it more power and a longer run time, and it’s carbon fiber shaft is lightweight and durable. This trimmer also has two speeds and an adjustable cutting width to take care of everything you can throw at it. It comes with a charger and a 40-volt battery that’s interchangeable with Ryobi’s entire line of 40-volt products.
Meat Shredding Claws
Sure, it’s always fun to cook, but why settle for being a mere chef when you can imitate a voracious predator? Step up your kitchen game with these stainless steel claws. You can use them to adjust items on the grill that are too big for conventional flippers and tongs. And they make quick work of shredded chicken and pulled pork.
It’s common knowledge that BBQ is the universal language of dads everywhere. Let your family know you could use a new set of barbecue accessories, and maybe let them know about this special Father’s Day barbecue tool set. It includes a spatula, tongs, grill brush cleaner, meat thermometer and sauce brush. It also comes with a rugged carrying case and a bottle opener in the spatula handle, for when you’re ready to crack open that post-BBQ soda or beer.
Maybe you’ve collected drill bit indexes as gifts in the past, or maybe you have too many drill bits lying around in various states of disrepair. Bring those bits back to life with a Drill Doctor bit sharpener. You not only restock your selection, but walk away knowing you saved material from the landfill.
Portable Work Platform
One of the true marks of DIY mastery is a steady stream of requests for help from those less handy than yourself. And if you’re of a certain age, then those less-handy individuals are most likely your grown children.
Make all those trips to help friends and family easier on your back with a portable work platform. It comes with a variety of toppers to hold two-by material vertically or horizontally, or to create a work surface from sheets of plywood.
To sweeten the pot, this exclusive-to-The-Home-Depot model comes with $40 worth of free accessories.
A bench grinder is one of those tools not enough DIYers own. Once you have one, a grinder quickly becomes a go-to tool for buffing, sanding, cleaning and sharpening. A bench grinder takes up little space in your workshop and is an immense time saver — the kind of gift almost custom-crafted for Father’s Day wish lists.
What’s the use of owning fantastic tools if you lack somewhere safe to store them? This Husky five drawer tool chest has a rugged black textured exterior and easy-access drawers to help you lay your hands on the right tool exactly when it’s needed. Tool chests make great presents because they’re highly visible, so your family will see you use it all the time.
278-Piece Mechanic’s Tool Set
There are few things more satisfying than a well-organized mechanic’s tool set. Knowing you’ve got the tools it takes to tackle everything from automotive to household tasks means that you can forget about stocking up on additional gizmos and get straight to work. So let your family know that while the coffee mugs and novelty socks are great, a pro-grade tool set is what will really make your Father’s Day complete!