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A worker uses a Bosch 65 foot laser measure on drywall.

Choosing A Laser Measuring Tool

Today’s types of measuring tools have come a long way since the humble tape measure. Laser measuring tools guarantee improved accuracy and are far more convenient for both the DIY specialist and the seasoned professional. Features to Consider Prior to purchasing consider the various uses for your measuring tool. Are you are simply looking to…

A worker uses an HVLP sprayer to apply a finish to a patio.

How To Get A Perfect Spray Finish

Spraying is a great way to produce a professional-looking finish. You could use a traditional spray gun that’s fed air from a compressor, but be prepared to fill the air around you with overspray (finish that goes in the air instead of onto your project). There’s a better way. A high-volume, low-pressure (HVLP) sprayer provides…

A man grills a variety of meats on a grill.

Tips for Choosing a Grill

Ready to start grilling? There are many considerations to keep in mind when you’re looking at the different types of grills available. Think about the reasons you want a grill, which type best suits your particular cooking style, and whether you want a freestanding or built-in grill. Grill size, cooking capacity, and accessories offered are…

How To Install Garage Shelving

Originally designed to store vehicles, the garage is often a multipurpose room that serves as an extension of the home. Many people use their garages as a storage facility, especially for bench and stationary machinery and outdoor power equipment. So, garage shelving is a pivotal piece of any garage. Having an organization system can help…

Drop Ceiling

How to Install a Drop Ceiling

Installing a drop ceiling can make a cavernous room cozy and transform a drab room with new textures and colors. Although this job requires some careful planning, virtually any homeowner with a little do-it-yourself spirit can get the job done. If you’ve ever wondered how to install a drop ceiling, here’s what you need to…

Clearing snow with a snow blower

How to Choose Snow Removal Equipment

If you live or work in a climate that regularly experiences snowfall, you need to make sure that you have the best snow removal equipment and snow blowers that you can find. The ability to clear snow from walkways, roads and other spaces lets you work without hindrance or make it to the store for vital…

Lawn Mower in Snow

How To Winterize Outdoor Power Equipment

If you live in an area where the temperature can drop below freezing in the winter months, you need to take steps to protect your outdoor power equipment. Taking care of your tools is simple once you know how, and few hours of preparation now can help you to enjoy continued performance for years to…

Milwaukee’s New ProPEX Tools Create Constant Connections

Create constant PEX connections with Milwaukee ProPEX expansion tools. Milwaukee® and Uponor® have teamed up to produce the plumbing industry’s first 3-inch PEX pipe and the M18™ FORCELOGIC™ ProPex® expander tool. PEX pipe fittings are easier to install than many traditional fittings and are the only ones that get stronger with time. Milwaukee tools created the…

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