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Air compressors, nailers, caulking guns and more. Browse some of the top performing air tools for your home DIY projects.

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Homeowner’s Guide To Box Fans

Wondering what a box fan is, or how to use one more efficiently? Here's a handy resource for anyone hoping to beat the heat.

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6 Best Paint Sprayers for DIY Projects in 2024

Spend less time and energy on your painting projects and more time reveling in their beauty when you use the...


5 Best Airless Paint Sprayers for a Quick, Easy and Even Application

Need a little help on your next DIY home project? This collection of the best airless paint sprayers has you...


Homeowner’s Guide To Choosing and Using Staples

Staples aren't just for paper. They have many uses around the house and in the shop, and they come in...


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How to Build a DIY Infrared Sauna

Get all the benefits of a sauna without the expensive health club membership.

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How to Build a Portable DIY Sauna

DIY a portable sauna? No sweat.


We Tried Metabo Battery Powered Cordless Air Compressor – We Approve!

Experience the freedom of running air tools without being tied to a wall with this Family Handyman Approved cordless air...

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How to Install Cabinet Crown Molding

Upgrade your kitchen cabinets with crown molding. We'll show you how.


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The Best Portable Air Compressors of 2023

Our favorite air compressors for whatever your pneumatic needs may be.


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How to Make a DIY Storage Ottoman

Build this footstool and gain a perfect place to stow your stuff.


4 Best Ways to Blow Up Pool Floaties

Don't let a bunch of uninflated pool toys deflate your summer fun. Here are some of the best ways to...

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How to Customize Garage Cabinets for More Storage

Our garages are multitaskers. Vehicle storage, workshop, tool organizer and hangout space for friends and family. For this garage to...


Pro’s Guide to Air Compressor Upgrades and Attachments

You'll wish you knew about these clever (and super-useful!) air compressor accessories a long time ago.


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How to Make a DIY Bread Box

Back in the day, people stored their bread in a special box in the kitchen or pantry. Relive those days...


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7 Genius Tips and Tricks for Working With Extension Cords

You can't get much done on a jobsite without extension cords. These field-tested tips for storing and using those cords...


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Basic Finish Nailer Tips

Get the most out of your pneumatic trim nailer.

How to Choose a Small Air Compressor

We sorted through the specs, tried them out and found eight great models of small air compressors.


5 Essential Air Tools and Accessories for DIYers

Let’s start with the assumption that you already own or will be buying a compressor. These five pneumatic tools and...


Air Compressor Cart

Mobilize your air compressor and accessories


How to Fix an Air Compressor

Air compressor stalling? Save money and fix it yourself.


Air Hoses: Install a Retractable Air Hose Reel

Put air power right at your fingertips


Rebuild a Framing Nailer

New life for an old tool


Best Air Tools for Automotive work

You'll get more jobs done faster-and better-by expanding your collection of air tools. Air tools speed up auto work and...