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 Level 40-6616 Tile and Flooring Laser – Hardwood Flooring Project

We are super busy lately with projects, one of which is a hardwood floor install and I wanted to post on a tool that has been...

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...
Bosch Cross Line Laser Level Review

Bosch Cross Line Laser Level Review

Laser levels are becoming more and more popular. It is easy to see why their popularity has increased so much. They can take the...
Milwaukee Framing Square

Milwaukee Framing Square

When you think of a framing square, what tool manufacturers do you think of?  Do you think Johnson, Empire, Swanson?  You might think of...
Bosch GLM 50 C Review

Bosch GLM 50 C Review

Let's be honest, when you search for a Laser Distance Measurer (LDM), you can find hundreds to pick from. Anything from a no-name $5...
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...

NWI NLP05 Three, Four, Five Selectable Point Laser

We don't have much experience with NWI, so it is a little hard to speak about in regards to longevity and quality of the...
Milwaukee PinPoint Level Review

Milwaukee PinPoint Level Review

What is your favorite level?  One thing is for sure, I am sure some will say Milwaukee which is weird because they are new...
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...
Bosch Blaze

Bosch Blaze Green LDM

When it comes to LDMs (Laser Distance Measurer), Bosch is at the forefront.  They are known for having some of the best LDMs on...
Bosch Blaze LDM Reivew

Bosch Blaze LDM Review

I know there are other power tool manufacturers that produce LDM's but for me, I am sold on Bosch.  Now I am not here to...
Milwaukee Level Storage Review

Milwaukee Level Storage Review

Milwaukee Tool has come a long way over the last decade.  From a power tool manufacturer who had a small piece of the pie,...

Dewalt DCT414S1 12V MAX Infrared Thermometer Kit – Review

We have shown you the innovation in the Dewalt new 12Vmax line up now for dessert, we present to you the Dewalt DCT414S1 12V...
Bosch BLAZE GLM 42 LDM Review

Bosch BLAZE GLM 42 LDM Review

Laser Distance Measurers are a handy tool to have on a job site. Allowing you to skip the tape measure and increase your accuracy...

Hilti PD 40 Laser Range Meter

If you have been on any job site, you have probably used or at least seen the name Hilti.  We were very excited when...

Johnson Eco Tech Bamboo Levels

I have to say that I love levels, well to an extent.  Such a simple concept, but they make the world a straighter place....