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    How To Replace the Handle of a Shovel (And Other Garden Tools)

    Shovel handle replacement is an easy way to rejuvenate your shovel and save a few bucks.

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    25 Practical Gifts for New Homeowners They’ll Happily Use in Their House

    Looking for a housewarming gift? You can't go wrong with one of these practical gifts for new homeowners.


    A Guide to Repairing and Maintaining Weather Stripping on Your Car

    If wind or water are getting into your car, your weather stripping could be the culprit. Here's what to do...


    Choosing Among Composite Decking Brands

    Trex invented composite decking, but these days, the company has plenty of competition. Here's how four leading brands stack up...


    Can Paint Freeze? Here’s What to Know

    Left your paint in a garage or shed over winter? Here's what you need to know about why paint freezes...

    The 6 Best Lawn Mower Picks to Keep Your Grass Gorgeous, Tested and Reviewed

    Need help finding the best lawn mower? Let one of these top-rated picks of 2024 give your yard a well-needed...


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    Rotary Drill vs. Hammer Drill: What’s the Difference?

    Learn about these drills and don't let a little concrete get in your way

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    33 Ways You Haven’t Tried to Remove Super Glue

    Removing super glue is a hassle but if you act quickly you can reduce how long you're stuck to yourself...


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    Buyer’s Guide To Portable Sawmills

    Milling your own lumber can save you big bucks, and maybe even earn you a few. A portable sawmill comes...



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    Grizzly Recalls More Than 21,000 Wood Lathes

    Three models sold for almost two decades pose a risk of injury to users. Here's what to know.

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    Best Portable Table Saw Reviews

    Our team of experts reviews seven portable table saws that are ideal for DIY home use. We'll help you choose...


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    Best Cordless Chain Saws

    Surprise! Some battery-powered saws perform like gas models. Find out how the latest models compare and which are the best...


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    28 Secret Clamping Tricks from Woodworkers

    Clamps are a woodworker's best friend, and there are endless ways to use them in the workshop. Here are 28...


    The 10 Best Dust Collector Machines for Woodworking

    Dust collection is an important part of a clean and safe shop. We found the best dust collector systems on...


    We Tried the Hedgehog Featherboard for Straight (and Safe) Cuts on the Table Saw

    Get the precision and control you need to saw through your next woodworking project with ease!

    20 Best Harbor Freight Tools for DIYers

    If you're a DIYer, you'll find the best Harbor Freight tools to get the job done without wiping out your...


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    Woodturning Basics: Tips for Beginners

    Here are 10 tips for beginners who want to get off on the right foot with woodturning.


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    Grampa’s Weeder: The Ultimate Tool for Effortless Weed Removal

    While gardening is a form of therapy for me, the weeds are discouraging and overwhelming. But after trying...


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    These 10 Best Cordless Brad Nailers Are Worthy Additions to Your Shop in 2024

    Have cordless brad nailers finally improved enough to replace our trusty pneumatic tools? We put the top models to the...


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    Why You Should Own More Than One Battery System for Tools

    You bought a cordless tool system years ago, but now you have your eye on a tool from a different...


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    How Often To Change Synthetic Oil

    Synthetic oils contain chemically modified compounds and high-quality base oils. That means synthetics can go longer between oil changes.


    Toro Zero-Turn Mower Review: We Tried Toro’s First Electric Riding Mower and It Was Well Worth...

    I got my hands on the all-new 60V MAX TimeCutter–the first Toro electric zero-turn mower. Check out my electric Toro...


    Skil Miter Saw Review: I Tried a SKIL Miter Saw and It’s Worth the Hype

    My miter saw has always been the workhorse of my garage shop. Will the Skil miter saw be a reliable...


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    Why Isn’t My Car AC Blowing Cold Air?

    You're stuck in traffic on a hot day and warm air is coming from the vents. Not good. Here's why...

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    How To Sharpen Scissors Effectively

    Wondering how to sharpen scissors quickly and effectively? Use these tips to restore an old pair of scissors to their...


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    6 Tips for Making Perfect Cuts With Circular and Miter Saws

    Cut cleaner and safer with your miter saw and circular saw. Take the worry out of making...

    Why You Should Use a Random Orbital Sander for Sanding Cabinets

    If you're looking for a smooth finish to your cabinets, reach for your trusty random orbital sander, not a finishing...


    7 Best Small Dehumidifiers to Fight Dampness, Tested and Reviewed

    We put the best small dehumidifiers to the test in the humid U.S. South. Here's which ones provided the most...


    9 Clamp Storage Ideas to Declutter Your Workshop

    Find the right clamp when you need it! Here's a great collection of tips for storing all the different clamps...


    Best Corded and Battery-Powered Snow Shovels for Effortless Digging

    The best electric snow shovel should be easy on your back, simple to use and have you out of the...