If You See These Holes on Your Wire Cutters, This Is What It Means
Everyone knows wire cutters can cut wire. But did you know they can cut screws too?
Tips for Removing Nails Stuck in Wood
Learn to pull bent or errant nails quickly and efficiently with a variety of common construction tools.
If You See a ‘Tooth’ on Your Hammer, This Is What It’s For
Ever come across this type of hammer and wonder what it's for? Here's the scoop.
How to Remove a Nail Without a Head With an Easy Internet Hack
Is a headless nail giving you grief? Learn our favorite methods for how to remove a nail without a head...
Best Hand Planers of 2022
Hand planes are considered obsolete by some. I disagree. Every woodshop should have these...
This Might Just Be the Best Utility Knife You’ll Ever Own
Give this top-notch Family Handyman Approved utility knife a try.
Unlock Convenience and Versatility with This 20-Piece Hex Key Set
This Family Handyman Approved hex key set is up for any task.
Move Over Rubber Mallet, It’s Hammer Time!
This hammer may not be the flashiest or the most technologically advanced tool, but it can do everything your mallet...
How to Build an Infrared Sauna
Get all the benefits of a sauna without the expensive health club membership.
We Tried This Multi-Tool That Stashes on the Back of Your Phone
A multi-tool that attaches to your phone! We gave this novel idea and all its components a try.
Upgrade Your Garage with This Family Handyman Approved DeWalt Socket Wrench Set
If you're like me and would rather DIY your car or small engine maintenance, check out this compact and durable...
8 Best Allen Wrench Sets
A full set of Allen wrenches will prepare you to deal with any size hex fastener you may come across.
What To Know About Claw Hammers
Claw hammers can pull nails as well as pound them. They're as useful around the house for DIY projects as...
What To Know About Carpet Knives
A carpet knife is essential for any job involving carpet, and it's good for other DIY projects as well. Here's...
What To Know About Adjustable Spanner Wrenches
A monkey wrench is an adjustable spanner wrench, but not necessarily vice versa. Find out the difference and why you...
8 Best Electric Screwdrivers
A cross between a power drill and a screwdriver, the best electric screwdrivers are compact, easy to use and versatile....
7 Best Framing Hammers
The best framing hammers, with their long handles, let you create the force needed to sink large nails. Here are...
The Best Wire Strippers of 2022
Put away the knife and grab a pair of wire strippers to prepare those electrical wires for connection. Here's a...
The Best Ratcheting Wrench Sets
With the right ratcheting wrench set, you can tackle a wide range of tightening tasks quickly and easily.
7 Best Torque Wrenches
Torque wrenches make it easy to precisely tighten bolts, nuts and screws with confidence. Here's a collection of top picks.
10 Types of Hammers
Hammers are for pounding, but they don't all pound the same things. Know the types of hammers out there so...
10 Screwdriver Types Every Toolbox Should Have
Every DIYer's toolbox needs screwdrivers, but which ones? Here's a rundown of the screwdriver types you're most likely to need...
12 Woodworking Hand Tools You Definitely Need in Your Shop
Woodworking requires many tools without any cords or batteries. Here are the essential hand tools for successful woodworking projects.
Homeowner’s Guide To Strap Wrenches
Have you ever been frustrated trying to get a grip on a pipe or other rounded object? The solution is...
5 Best Hatchets and Axes of 2022
Looking to fell a tree or need a chopping tool for your next camping trip? Whatever the job, we've got...
Sledge Hammers: What To Know Before You Buy
If you plan on installing fences or doing serious renovation work, you'll definitely need a good sledge hammer. Here's what...