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      Toolipedia: Marking Chalk

      Toolipedia: Everything you ever wanted to know about marking chalk.


      Toolipedia: Coping Saw

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about the coping saw


      DIY Dictionary: Green Treated

      What does 'green treated' refer to? Green treated refers to wood that's had preservatives forced into it under pressure to...


      Toolipedia: Notched Trowel

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about notched trowels


      2018 Best in DIY – What to Look for in a Cordless Circular Saw

      We’ve used cordless circular saws for years and love them. With battery and motor technology improving rapidly, we wondered if...


      Toolipedia: Tile Cutter

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about manual tile cutters


      5 Essential Circular Saw Blades for Your Home Workshop

      No saw blade is good for every job. Keep these five at the ready, so you'll have the right blade...


      Toolipedia: Wheeled Pipe Cutter

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about hacksaws

      Best-Reviewed Snow Shovels on Amazon

      Upgrade your snow shovel this winter to a product that's Amazon reviewer approved. Find your best snow shovel here.


      From the Pros: Best Tool Storage and Transport Ideas

      Pros reveal their favorite tried-and-true ways to haul and store tools. Check out these ingenious solutions and see which ones...


      Toolipedia: Paint Roller Frame

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about paint rollers


      Werner Hosting Free Webinars for Ladder Safety Month

      What better time to delve into ladder safety than National Ladder Safety Month?


      What is a Hacksaw?

      This is the place to come if you want to learn everything there is to know about hacksaws.


      How ‘Tstuds’ Change the Way Homes Are Insulated

      Framing with Tstuds minimizes air infiltration in a home, reduces carbon footprints, and saves on electrical energy costs.


      Toolipedia: Lineman’s Pliers

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about lineman’s pliers


      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?


      Toolipedia: Nail Set

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about a nail set


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      12 Exterior Home Trends You Can Forget About

      See what's going on in exterior home trends so you can create more curb appeal for your home.


      Toolipedia: Grout Float

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about grout floats


      Toolipedia: Drywall Screw Gun

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about drywall screw guns.

      The All-Time Most Useful Hand Tools for Demolition

      If you're getting ready to do some remodeling or start work on an addition, you'll likely need some demolition tools....


      Toolipedia: Wire Strippers

      Toolipedia: Everything you wanted to know about wire strippers


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      What to Know About Coping Trim

      Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.


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      ‘Shark Tank’ Star and Lowes Launch Home Improvement Competition

      From specially designed hauling handles to an innovative soil testing system, hundreds of small business owners competed to be featured...


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      The Best Cordless Routers and Why You Need One

      These powerful trim routers make it easy to cut the cord


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      A Basic Bench You Can Build On!

      Start with a simple workbench and add features as you need them.