Tools

New Clothing Options for Tomorrow's Jobsites?

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Work wear worthy of combat and cool clothing—just in time for climate change!

 

Hand Tool Picks from the #NationalHardwareShow

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The continuing saga of a year's worth of tools reviewed in a weekend: demo, digging, door-setting, and deep-detection

Which Nail Bags Are Best 4 U?

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It depends on a lot, but here are some things to think about

Work Vans and Show Trucks: NHS Sneak Peek

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Three work vehicles that are cool, useful, or interesting from the National Hardware Show

EZ Pro Texture Gun Field Test

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Field-testing a tool pick from the National Hardware Show

Better Hex Wrenches, Pliers, and Nut Drivers by @wihatools (3 videos)

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Three tools that rock: Hex wrenches that stick, pliers that can double-down, and all of the drivers you'll ever need—in one pack.

Use a Planer to Make Your Jointer Bigger

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Joint a step and use a plywood sled to plane a parallel surface, flip, repeat.

 

National Hardware Show Highlights: Spill-Proof Gas Can

A better mousetrap that actually catches mice. Or at least pours gas without getting your hands gassy

National Hardware Show Tool Roundup: 3 Air Compressors

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Quiet, rust-free, light-weight compressors for jobsite, shop, or finish carpentry projects

Construction Falls: Skylight Safety

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Falls are the number one cause of fatalities in construction, accounting for one in three deaths, or roughly 267 people every year in the US