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DEWALT 12V XTREME 3/8-Inch Ratchet Bare Tool

DEWALT Releases New Xtreme Ratchets

DEWALT is releasing two new cordless XTREME ratchets, the 12V XTREME 1/4″ Ratchet Bare Tool (DCF504B) and the 12V XTREME 3/8″ Ratchet Bare Tool (DCF503B). The 3/8″ tool also comes as an extended version, the DEWALT XTREME 12V MAX 3/8″ Extended Reach Ratchet Brushless Bare Tool (DCF503EB) which is extremely helpful for confined workspaces. These…

Many parts of the new Milwaukee PACKOUT Shop Storage line on display in a garage.

Milwaukee To Add Shop Storage to PACKOUT Line

Milwaukee is on the cusp of releasing the largest expansion of their PACKOUT line in years. The company previewed 20 new PACKOUT Shop Storage solutions to enhance their popular tool storage system. The lineup includes mounting plates, a cabinet, and various tool hooks and holders.  Some of the standout features of the product line include…

Crescent saw blade with sparks background

Crescent Enters Circular Saw Blade Market

The circular saw blade market is dominated by top brands such as Diablo, DEWALT, Irwin, Makita, and so many more. Crescent is looking to drive itself to the top of the saw blade market by introducing its new circular saw blades. These new blades aim to be longer-lasting, more precise, and handle longer use without…

Metabo HPT Durability First

Metabo HPT Unveils New Rotary Hammer

Metabo HPT is releasing a new corded rotary hammer, the 36V MultiVolt SDS Plus 1-1/8″ Rotary Hammer, which comes in a kit (DH36DPA), or as a bare tool (DH36DPAQ4). This top-notch rotary hammer offers the ultimate performance with the convenience and versatility of a cordless rotary hammer.  The 36V MultiVolt SDS Plus 1-1/8″ Rotary Hammer…

A closeup shot of the M18 FUEL 21-Inch Self-Propelled Dual Battery Mower.

Milwaukee Enters Cordless Lawn Mower Market

Milwaukee is finally entering the lawn mower market, and with a cordless model, no less. Consumers have been asking for a mower from Milwaukee, and they answered their cries with the new M18 FUEL 21-Inch Self-Propelled Dual Battery Mower. This mower comes with all the features to contend with the other top cordless mowers already…

A snow blower is used to clear snow from a driveway.

Best Snow Blowers of 2021

Maybe winter is coming, or it’s already here; either way, it’s a good time to pick up a snow blower. Sure, you could break out the trusty shovel, but why do that when you can make things so much easier on yourself. Gone will be the days of back and arm pain once you get…

A worker extends a Werner GLIDESAFE ladder.

Werner Releases Glidesafe Ladders

Werner introduced a new innovation to the ladder market that addresses a growing problem, jobsite fatigue. Most extension ladders are heavy and bulky, so using them can lead to back pain, arm pain, and more. The new Werner GLIDESAFE Extension Ladder features a patent-pending technology that provides up to 50% assistance while raising the ladder…

Gas vs electric water heater graphic

Buyers Guide: Gas vs. Electric Water Heaters

Buying a new water heater is a part of life if you’re a homeowner. Fortunately, they have a long shelf life, but inevitably you’ll have to replace the one in your home. Once that time comes, you may be faced with purchasing a gas or electric water heater. You’ll probably ask yourself what’s the difference between the…

Gearwrench Forge Ahead Banner

GEARWRENCH Unveils Tool Sets for Tradespeople

The majority of mechanic sets on the market are designed with mass appeal to cover the bases of as many tool enthusiasts as possible. This concept creates a bevy of problems, such as skipping less common sizes or not including certain pieces that might be vital during a fix. This is fine for many consumers…

A roofing nailer is used to attach shingles to a home.

Best Nail Guns of 2021

A nail gun can be a lifesaver during projects that require driving a lot of nails. Maybe you like to do your own repair projects or you’re getting into a professional trade, a nail gun is a must-have. Nail guns are great for fastening many nails, quickly by driving nails deep into the wood surface…

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