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Are Factory-Reconditioned Tools Any Good?
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Circular Saw Guide
Use this guide to make smooth, straight crosscuts
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How to Sharpen a Chainsaw
Dull chain saws are slow—and dangerous
Simple Saw Blade Protectors from the Office
Secure you saw blades with a plastic bar
How to Use a Speed Square
Get the most out of this handy little triangle
Reciprocating Saw Uses
The ultimate remodeling tool—with attitude
Battery Powered Lawn Mower and Other Cordless Yard Tools: What You Need to Know
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18 Handyman Gifts That Dads Will Love
If you're looking for gift ideas for your dad, grandfather, husband, son, or other handy...
Tool Belt Hardware Organizer
Make reaching for hardware in a tool belt easier
Chain Saw Sharpening Made Easier
Mark the teeth of your chain saw as you sharpen them
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Better Paint Stirrer from the Kitchen
Mix up paint kicker and smoother with a whisk
Cracking the Cord Code
Keep your cords straight by color coding them
Chain Gang for Outdoor Power Equipment
Another great zip tie hack
DIY Drain Snake
Unclog a drain with a clever repurposing of woven wire and a drill