Measuring Tool Reviews - Lasers, Levels & Tapes

Are you looking to buy new measuring tools?  Do you know what brand or manufacturer to buy?  As you know there are so many brands, models and manufacturers to choose from, it’s hard deciding which one is right for you.  Tools in Action tests and reviews the newest measuring tools in the marketplace.  Below you can find a list of our recent measuring tool reviews to assist you with your buying decision.  Don’t go blindly into your purchasing decision.  Become an informed buyer and know the products in the marketplace.  After reading through our reviews if you still need help, take a look at the Power Tool Forum.  The forum is filled with awesome people who can help answer questions you have.  If you are looking to buy additional tools, take a look at our Power Tool Guides where you can search by different specifications.  Read our measuring tool reviews below to get started with your research.

Johnson Magnetic Torpedo Welders Level 1404-1000

We have been welding like crazy the past few months and slowly adding new tools to our welding arsenal.  Well one thing that we...
Dewalt Laser DCH253M2

Dewalt Lasers – Christmas in a 12V

If you have been following us for a while, you already know the Bosch GLL-80 is my favorite laser (See our revisit of the...
Milwaukee Tape Measure

Milwaukee Tape Measure

A tape measure is one of those tools that is so simple and so necessary but often overlooked as being so important. If you...

Johnson I-Beam Level Review

Ever tried to get something level without a level or laser?  How about using a box level only to find out when you're done,...
Milwaukee Long Tape

Milwaukee Tool Long Tapes

Milwaukee has had tape measures out for a couple of years, so measuring isn't new to Milwaukee. However, they recently came out with some...
Milwaukee 7" Rafter Square

Milwaukee 7″ Rafter Square

I have been working on my house for the last year and the one tool myself or another carpenter or tradesmen rely on is...

Johnson Digital Level Review – 40-6028

I was very excited when I heard we were going to try the Johnson Level  40-6028 Digital Level.  Over the years everyone told me...

Milwaukee Laser Distance Meter 2282-20

A while back we did a review of the Milwaukee Laser Distance Meter 2280-20.  Now we are here to tell you about the 2282-20....
Bosch VISIMAX Lasers Review

Bosch VISIMAX Lasers Review

Except for the Tower of Pisa, we expect things to be level in our world.  Our floors, our buildings or sidewalks, and even our pictures...

Porter Cable PCC582B – 9V Alkaline Infrared Thermometer Review

The Porter Cable PCC582B is like no other.  It is simple to use and has a unique visual identification system that allows you to instantly...
Flir thermal clamp meter

FLIR CM174 Imaging 600A AC/DC Clamp Meter

FLIR is a big time player in the test and measurement industry.  They are known especially for their innovative thermal imaging technology and are...

Empire Squares Review

When it comes to the much-needed precision in construction you have a lot of options to consider on the market in terms of measurements....

360 Degree Tape Measure

I would have to say a tape measure is one of the most widely used tools.  However it does have it's limits when taking...
Milwaukee RedStick

Milwaukee RedStick Box Levels

Milwaukee has been hitting the market hard with their new measurement line of products.  They started out with some great tape measures and then...
Skil Cross Line Laser

Skil Cross Line Laser

As a homeowner what do you use to hang pictures, curtain rods or general household projects? Do you eyeball it or use a level? ...

Johnson 40-6625 Self-Leveling Ultra Bright Cross-Line Laser Level – Review

Everyone loves cross line laser levels, if you have one you know what I am talking about. You go help a friend hang a...