How To's

Tools in Action has a variety of “How To’s” articles to help make your life easier.  Some of these articles are simple projects around your home, while other articles are How To’s for power tools and more.  We have simple tips and about keeping your lawn green to other articles such as how to seal concrete.  We even have articles about snowblower tune ups.  If you take a look at our Power Tool Forum, there are a ton of How To’s by professionals and very savvy homeowners.  If you are not part of the Tools in Action Crew, head over to the forum.  There are so many great people who are willing and eager to lend a hand and help walk you through various projects.  Do you have a How To that you want to share?  You can either post it on the forum or contact us and let us know.  Who knows, maybe your work will be on Tools in Action for the whole world to see.

Preventing Ice Dams That Cause Indoor Leaks

Now that we are in the heart of winter in a good portion of the world, we thought it would be a good time...

When To Replace Aging Roof Shingles

How are you supposed to know when it is time to replace aging roof shingles? The first thing to realize is replacing shingles depends...

Installing a Gas Hot Water Heater

Installing a hot water heater is very easy to do.  In fact, there are only two tough items in the whole process.  First, finding...

Water Softner – How to install

Not every home or business needs a water softener.  The main determinate is to test your water.  You can buy a very inexpensive kit...

Household Emergencies – What to do

There are many household emergencies that take place all the time in homes throughout the world. Knowing what to do can save us money,...

Reverse Osmosis – RO Systems

Installing a Reverse Osmosis (RO) system is rather easy.  But wait, what is a RO system and why would I want one in...

How to Solder Copper Pipes

When most people hear that they have to solder a pipe, they tend to get a little scared.  Well, this is quite natural,...

Kitchen – Tips and Tricks

Everybody likes a nice kitchen! Not only do we want it to look nice and clean, but we want it to be as efficient...

Thermostats – What You Need to Know

  Each year millions of people throw away money trying to heat or cool their homes.  There are a lot of great ideas and articles about...

Ladders – Safety and More

We stopped by our friend Jim's jobsite the other day.  Jim, or Jimmy as we call him works for a very large construction firm...

Fireplaces – The Ins and Outs

There is nothing better than sitting in front of a fire on a cold winter day.  As you will discover there is more to...

Fire Safety

  Well, it's that time of year when we start up our furnaces and have fires in the fireplace. So now would be a good...

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