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We love projects, well who doesn't.  OK let's be honest we love them when they go right, but only when they go as planned.  In this section, you can stay up-to-date on Tools in Action projects.   These are ideas and jobs we are working on or are following other people working on.  Do you have a project you are working on?  If so you can share it in the Power Tool Forum with the Tools in Action Crew.  Do you have a project that is worthy of being on the Tools in Action homepage?  If so contact us with the information. We love sharing projects from the crew members.  After all, this is about the community and helping each other. Share your ideas, your passion and your work with the work.  We would love to show the world what you have created or follow you through the whole project step by step.  Check out some of the projects below.

Make a Cutting Board

How to Make a Cutting Board

For our next Mother's Day project idea, we are going to make a gift that all mothers would love to have...... a custom hand...
Hanging Planter with Chalkboard

Hanging Planter with Chalkboard Tutorial

For our first tutorial in the Mothers Day Series, we are going to start with a fresh take on a DIY planter. When I...
Mother's Day Wood Wall Art

Mother’s Day Project Series

One of my favorite memories as a child spans back to about 1990. My parents had moved some years prior to Texas, and my...

Blaze King Wood Burning Insert Update

Back in 2012, we installed a wood burning stove insert into my house.  There were a lot of brands to pick from, but we...

Crown Boiler Revisit

Replacing a furnace or boiler is a huge investment, so I wanted to do a revisit of the Crown Boiler we installed over a...

Crown Boiler Update

We have received a lot of emails about the project we did last year which we updated an old boiler to a new Crown...

Crown Boiler Aruba 4 Update

A while back we did an introduction to our Crown Boiler project.  We had an older boiler from the 60's that was over-sized and...

Crown Boiler Aruba 4 Review

Summer is over and winter is here. I am sure right now heating your home is the last thing you are thinking about, but...

Install D-Rings on a Trailer – Hobart Adapter Cord

  Recently I installed some D-rings on the PJ trailer.  I needed to use 230V for my Miller 211 Auto-set,   but my house is not...

Ford F150 EcoBoost Review – Our First Review

If you are in the trades, we rely on our trucks to make a living.  We need to carry, haul and just get from...

BlendMount – 2011 F150 Ecoboost Radar Detector Install

Let me start by saying I am not a speeder.  I try to avoid speeding and come to complete stops at stop signs and...

JENSEN Mini Radio and Wireless Headphones Kit with Weather Band JHD910BTK- Review

For our Kawasaki Mule 610 project I decided to go looking for a more application specific type stereo.  I wanted something that was fully...

Installing HardWood Floors – Phase 1 The Demolition

People always ask me for advice on projects like I am Bob Villa or something.  The truth is, I am more like Tim "The...

Craftsman AssureLink Internet Connected DC Belt Drive Garage Door Opener

Wow, what a world we live in.  Not only do we have personal communicators like they did in Star Trek, but we now have...

Lowe’s Basement Project – Final Thoughts

Wow I can't believe it is finally done.  As always this took a lot longer than I expected.  The one thing I can say...

Basement Project – DuraShield Review

Our basement project has turned out to engulf us a little more than we thought, but doesn't that always happen?  We have a pretty...

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