How-To

Titebond Wood Glue is used on a frame.

How To Choose the Best Wood Glue

Just how do you choose the right wood glue, you ask? Many people new to woodworking are surprised at the strength of today’s wood glue. In fact, when using the right wood glue for the application, the cured wood glue joint will be stronger than the wood that’s being joined. In other words, it’s more…

Pressure Washer

How to Choose The Best Pressure Washer

Pressure Washer Buying Guide Pressure washers provide immense value for both professional and home projects. Used for everything from automotive cleaning to deep stain removal, these tools offer enough liquid power for all sorts of cleaning jobs. Their water streams range in strength; some wash away stubborn grime and others blast with enough power to…

A lawn mower is used to cut a grass lawn

How to Choose a Lawn Mower

Before you know it, spring and summer will soon be upon us. Whether you’re a homeowner or opening your own lawn care business, cutting grass will soon be at least a weekly chore.  There is a very wide variety of lawn mowers that it might be a little overwhelming.  For anyone who can’t make up…

A miter saw sits dusty shortly after a cut.

How to Choose a Miter Saw

Miter saws are a type of bench and stationary machinery that improve on the basic chop saw design and let you make precise cuts at various angles. They’re ideal for creating angle joints or decorative pieces. The top-rated miter saw models provide easy repeatability to speed up your productivity. There are several factors to take…

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…

Close up of an air compressor.

How To Choose An Air Compressor

An air compressor is a machine that compresses air to power air tools, such as impact wrenches, air hammers and air chisels, paint sprayers and others. DIY enthusiasts, technicians and contractors use these tools for a number of jobs, such as finish work, roofing, and cutting wood, and metal and pipe work. Homeowners benefit from…

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…

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