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Our tool guide section is split up into four different sections.  Our Gift Guide section talks about different gift guides you can buy for your loved ones.  We have a variety of ideas about what power tools to buy, where to buy and what a loved on might like for a present.  The next section is How To's.  In this section, we talk about all different things like how to pick a residential mower, when to use a nail vs a screw and other how-to ideas.  In the tool guide section, we have another category called projects.  The project section is a place where we show you projects we are working on or have worked on in the past.  Do you have a project you want to share?  If so you can share it in the Power Tool Forum or you can contact us and maybe we will post it below.  The last section under Tool Guides is Tool Information.  In this section, you can learn about the different tool and the background, such as the history of Craftsman.

HowtoUseAMultimeter

How To Use A Multimeter

In recent months we've explored a lot of key topics in our informational articles. Our goal has been to explore common questions relating to...
The Difference Between a Hammer Drill and Rotary Hammer Drill

The Difference Between a Hammer Drill and Rotary Hammer Drill

If you ever find yourself wandering the tool aisles in search of the perfect tool for your job but remain a bit confused about...
2018 Top 10 Power Tool Christmas Gifts

2018 Top 10 Power Tool Christmas Gifts

2018 is all most over and you know what that means. It's time for our annual gift guides.  But before we go one, let's...
The Difference Between a Drill and Impact Driver

The Difference Between a Drill and Impact Driver

We have explored a lot of commonly asked tool questions lately in informational articles. We've looked at What Your Tools Are Made Of where we...
Pocket Knife Features 101

Pocket Knife Features 101

For generations, knives have been a go-to must-have tool for the tradesperson to keep in their pocket. No matter what line of work, I...
The Difference Between Brushed and Brushless Motors

The Difference Between Brushed and Brushless Motors

These days, buying a new power tool is all about getting the best “bang for your buck.” The best quality for the lowest price...
Ingersoll Rand 2850MAX Impact Wrench

Ingersoll Rand 2850MAX Impact Wrench

If you're looking for serious impact power, look no further than Ingersoll Rand to provide it. While cordless impact wrenches have come a long way...
What Your Tools Are Made Of

What Your Tools Are Made Of

To be completely candid, up until just a couple years ago, I could have cared less about what materials my power tools were made...
How to Reduce Planer Snipe

How to Reduce Planer Snipe

If you're into woodworking as a hobbyist or a professional, you have undoubtedly toyed with the idea of investing in a thickness planer at some point....
Top 10 Father's Day Gifts

Top 10 Father’s Day Gifts

It's that time of year again. Dads everywhere will open a gift and pretend they love it. Their new tie will then get added...
Birdhouse Tutorial

How to Build a Birdhouse

Birdhouses are one of those first projects that every kid remembers. As a child, I remember building some in Girl Scouts and I have...
Wine Barrel Stave Tea Light Candle Holder Build

How to Build a Wine Barrel Stave Tea Light Candle Holder

A few weeks ago, Sarah asked me if I would help her out with a simple "how to" series for Mother's Day.  The idea...
Mother's Day Wood Wall Art

How to Build Wood Wall Art

For our next project in the Mother's Day Series, we are going to do something totally different. There is something about art that in...
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...

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