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Ensure straight cuts with these two, simple cutting guides.
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According to Amazon reviewers, these are the best garden tillers you can buy.
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Drill Hack for Easy Eye Hook Removal
Check out this tip for easily removing eye hooks...your thumbs will thank you.
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A drill press is a simple, one-job tool, right? Some might even call it “boring.”...
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13 Awesome Human-Powered Snow Removal Tools
If you live in a snowy climate you've probably removed your fair share of snow,...
What You Need to Know Before Buying an Electric Snow Blower
Here are some things to know before investing in an electric snow blower.
The Case for the Compact Router
Is it worth it to buy a compact trim router? Here's what we think.
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We sorted through the specs, tried them out and found eight great models of small air compressors.
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For 90 years this esteemed brand name was synonymous with quality manufacturing, affordable pricing, and an...
22 Handy Hints for Getting the Most Out of Your Miter Saw
A miter saw is a must for any home workshop, and these seriously smart tips...
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There are no shortage of great gift ideas for woodworkers. From special woods to quality...
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So-Easy Magnetized Drill Hack
Try this little trick to hold your screws as close to you as possible while completing a project.
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The United States has always been a home to inventors, tinkerers and problem solvers. Which...
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Get Precise Circular Saw Cuts With This Simple Hack
In less than a minute you can get precise cuts with your circular saw.
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