Tool Knowledge

Caulk is applied to a window with a caulk gun.

Caulking Gun Buying Guide

If you’re a homeowner, a caulk gun is one of those tools you’ll eventually need. It’s surprising how often you’ll use it throughout the lifetime of your home. Whether you need it to seal a new bathtub or fix a drafty window, the list of tasks around the house that require a caulk gun is…

Several trailer hitches.

What Type of Trailer Do I Need?

You’ve probably seen every type of trailer there is but would have no clue which one you need if the moment arose to purchase or rent one. Trailers are one of those things that you can’t really tell what it does without a little research. Maybe you need to haul dirt or possibly a new…

Several grinding wheels on a workbench with an angle grinder wrench.

Types of Angle Grinder Wheels and Discs

An angle grinder is a much more versatile power tool than you might think at first glance and can be found in almost any trade industry, from construction to metalworking and even woodworking. What makes them so versatile is the many different angle grinder wheels and discs that can be used with them, such as…

Several pliers lay on top of a wood workbench.

Pliers: What Are They Good For?

“Hand me those pliers” seems like a pretty basic statement, but it’s probably the most loaded question in the world of hand tools. The majority of pliers perform relatively the same function of gripping something, but the number of variants could go on for days, and each has a specific purpose.  The basic design of…

Outdoor Power Equipment Safety

Outdoor Power Equipment Safety

Whether you’re a professional using these tools or a homeowner working with them, outdoor power equipment safety is a top priority. There are a handful of areas to focus on when working outdoors with your machines, including proper protective gear, operation, and maintenance of the tools. Our brief guide will walk you through all the…

A Forney Easy Weld 180 ST machine sits on a truck tailgate along with other welding accessories and consumables.

Best Welding Accessories for Forney Machines

Now that you’ve chosen your Forney Easy Weld machine, it’s time to step up your accessory game! Let’s break down the best accessories and consumables for your unit. The Forney Easy Weld 140 MP Multi-Process Welder Since the Forney Easy Weld 140 MP is a multi-process welder, there are several accessories and consumables you can…

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