Pumpkin Carving with Power Tools
Want to have some fun with your power tools this Halloween? Put them to use carving pumpkins! You just might be surprised how much fun you'll…
11 Hand Tools for the Hard-to-Shop for DIYer
There's nothing like a great tool – especially if it's one you don't have to buy for yourself. Check out these great, giftable hand tools and…
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13 Great Gifts for Woodworkers
There are no shortage of great gift ideas for woodworkers. From special woods to quality hand tools to the latest power tools, here are a few…
Chain Saw Race: Gas vs. Battery
Wondering if a gas or battery-powered chain saw is better for your needs? Watch this video to find out which saw wins the race – the results may…
12 Gift Ideas for Kids Who Like DIY
If you're looking for gifts to buy for a budding DIYer, future electrician, wannabe mechanic, dabbling woodworker, or would-be handyman, you've…
Hand Tool Hacks and Modifications for Woodworking
Hand tools normally work perfectly for the job they were intended. But sometimes, you need modify that hand tool—make a hand tool hack.
Sharpening Knives, Scissors and Tools
13 expert sharpening tips and tools to make the job easier - no more dull DIY and garden tools!
How to Renew Your Garden Tool Handles
Restore your garden tool handles to like new condition. Following this tip will make your tools look great and last forever.
Organizing a Tool Belt
A well-organized tool belt allows you to work faster and better and climb and work from ladders more safely. Here's how to organize it…
How to Prevent Rusty Tools
Reduce the tool rust problem by storing tools with vapor corrosion inhibitor (VCI) products—capsules, liners and bags.
Smartphones: Handy DIY Tools
Smart phones are the new essential tool for home repair and improvement. Learn about must-have apps for DIYers that save money and produce…