Hammers

Every home improvement project needs a hammer. Find the best hammer for your project and learn how to use them with common hammer tips and techniques.

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    Stuff We Love: 3 Distinctly Different Framing Hammers

    This edition of Stuff We Love focuses in on three framing hammers with a variety of uses and nifty features.

    Best Hammer Upgrades

    Hammers aren't just a just a stick and a chunk of metal anymore. Check out this story for a bunch...


    Curved or Straight: Which Hammer Claw Is Better?

    When it comes to hammer claws there are basically two choices: straight, or curved. But which one should you choose?


    What You Need to Know Before Buying a Hammer

    Here's how to decide which hammer works for you, as well as our recommendations.


    Which Is The Best Kind Of Hammer Head?

    Not all hammer heads are created equal. But which one is the best?

    8 Best Value Brand Hand Tools You Can Find at Home Depot

    Heading to your favorite home-improvement store anytime soon? Treat yourself to some new hand tools! These best value hand tools...


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    Differences Between a Hammer Drill and Rotary Hammer

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

    How to Use Water Hammer Arresters to Stop Banging Water Lines

    Stop water hammer with simple add-on arresters


    Heavy Hitting Sledge Hammer

    We expect a lot from our sledgehammers. We want an indestructible head and a handle that can withstand overstrike.


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    18 Incredibly Handy Hammer Hacks

    The humble hammer is a go-to for most home improvement projects. But did you know it can do more than...


    Replace a Maul Handle or Other Striking Tool Handle

    A fiberglass handle will add years to the life of a sledgehammer or a splitting maul handle