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Father’s Day Gift Guide
This Father’s Day, treat Dad to something he (and his home!) will appreciate.
If your dad is a WD-40 aficionado, this is the gift for him. Sign him up for the WD-40 Fan Club/Rewards Program. It’s free and easy to sign up and once he’s in, your dad will earn points he can redeem for WD-40 merch that can’t be found anywhere else! Here’s another thing you can give your dad for free. This list has 20 brilliant uses for WD-40.
Some dads find something incredibly satisfying about a crushing can. If your dad is among that group, give the gift of a can crusher! Check out this list of more Father’s Day gifts your dad will actually use.
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Compact Pressure Washer
Is your dad a bit of a clean freak? Give him the gift of a lightweight mini electric pressure washer that he can use for all of his favorite home and car cleaning jobs. Along with this gift, be sure to tell your dad about these 9 highly unusual ways to use a pressure washer!
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Grill Tool Set for the Golfer
You already know your dad’s grill tools need an upgrade. If his passion is golf, make your gift extra thoughtful by giving him this grill tool set that includes 6 stainless steel tools with rubber grips, just like a golf club. Check out this backyard putting green you could build with your dad.
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Wood-Fired Outdoor Oven
Give dad this compact, stainless steel, wood-fired outdoor oven so he can whip up his favorite pizza in his own backyard. If you’re lucky, he’ll make one for you, too! If your dad has a big yard, you could help him build a permanent brick pizza oven like this one.
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For the dad who likes to keep his cold ones ice-cold, there’s no cooler better than The Coolest. A built-in blender, USB charger, LED lid light, bottle opener, a crazy sharp knife, corkscrew and a detachable, splash-proof speaker will make this your dad’s new best beach friend all summer long. If your dad prefers camping to the beach, The Coolest cooler, and these other gadgets, are right up his alley.
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Personal Tap Handle
If your dad has always wanted a bar he could call his own, he’ll get inspired with this personal tap handle. Now all he needs is a kegerator and his favorite beer! If your dad loves beer, check out these 10 drool-worthy beer fridges.
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Stucco and Tile Gas Fire Pit
Is your dad’s backyard in dire need of a makeover, and are you independently wealthy? Is it’s a double yes, then this porcelain tile and stucco fire pit with lava rocks is your best bet for your dad’s gift. It’s sure to add a touch of class for entertaining family and friends around the bright flames. If you’re not independently wealthy, check out these 50 awesome gifts for DIYers for less than $50.
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Beer Making Kit
Give your beer-loving dad a DIY project that’s sure to motivate him. This beer-making kit has all the barley, hops, yeast and spices he’ll need to make an all-natural brew right at home. Who knows, maybe he’ll make a brew for you, too! If he’s going to bottle his beer, then this DIY reclaimed barn wood beer caddy is a project he’ll love.
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Leather Grill Apron
If throwing backyard BBQs is your dad’s specialty, give him the gift of an upgraded grill apron. This durable, brown-suede grill apron doesn’t just look swanky and manly, but it also protects clothes from splatters and hot grease, and also features a flame-retardant lining. Check out these handy DIY gift wrap ideas for you to make your leather grill apron gift extra special.
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5-Blade Cartridge Razor + Engraved Box
Not everyone likes to admit that a plastic razor simply can’t compare to the real deal. If that’s your dad, gift him this untouchable razor tool. He’ll never go back, and will thank you later. If dad starts paying a little more attention to his grooming routine he might also notice that his bathroom could use a facelift. If so, show him these astonishing DIY bathroom vanity makeovers.
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If your dad is already known for spending quality time in the bathroom, this toilet golf gift is equal parts a funny gesture as much as it is a useful item he’ll appreciate.
If dad has to field complaints about how much time he spends in the bathroom, maybe adding a bathroom in the basement is the answer. This story on how to plumb a basement bathroom may be all the inspiration he needs.
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Is your dad the kind of guy who refuses to hire a plumber, but promises he’ll get around to fixing the leaky sink tomorrow? Give him some motivation with this shiny new toolkit. Check out these premium tool gift ideas that he’ll also love.
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If Dad loves to grill up his famous steaks after dark, then the perfect gift is a deluxe grill light. This flexible solar-powered light is salt water resistant and has at least four hours of life once fully charged. If you’re a DIYer and want to make something for your grill-loving dad, we suggest this handy fold-up grill table.
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