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What is EDC, or Everyday Carry, and Why Carry Small Tools Instead of Full-Sized Ones?

By ToolGuyd on: Jul. 1, 2015, 1:00 pm

A reader asked a tough question, essentially asking why some of us carry compact tools as part of EDC, rather than full-size tools, especially if there's an anticipated need. Read More...read more »

How to Make an Ottoman Table

By Pretty Handy Girl on: Jul. 1, 2015, 11:00 am

Design inspiration can often come in the least-expected places. It can happen when you are in an airport or at the farmers market or just plain window shopping in your home town. Last year ...read more »

Paslode New 21-Degree Framing System

By Tools in Action on: Jul. 1, 2015, 10:00 am

Paslode announced a new framing nailer.  The new nailer is a 21° framing nailer that weighs only......read more »

Made + Remade + More

By Merrypad on: Jun. 30, 2015, 7:37 pm

I really feel like I’ve kicked the year off in a good way, and somehow it’s ... The post Made + Remade + More appeared first on ....read more »

The Milwaukee Staple and Nail Gun – Go Ahead, It Will Make Your Day

By Home Fixated on: Jun. 30, 2015, 3:30 pm

Of all the tools ever made, a staple gun is one of my favorites. I use staple guns with abandon. I imagine I’m Dirty Harry facing off some bad guys, and use my gun to better the univer...read more »

Time for a Backup Generator

By Our Home From Scratch on: Jun. 30, 2015, 3:05 pm

This past Tuesday, the Philadelphia Region was slammed with a windy summer storm that knocked out our neighborhood’s electricity for days. We were without power until this past Saturday. N...read more »

Wilton BASH Sledghammers

By Tools in Action on: Jun. 30, 2015, 3:01 pm

I am not a fan of wood handled sledge hammers.  They can easily get damaged when an......read more »

Zack’s Closet Update + HomeRight Giveaway

By Living with Lindsay on: Jun. 30, 2015, 2:27 pm

Many times, there are projects that we have to do around our home that aren’t particularly jaw dropping, like cleaning the garage or reorganizing the Tupperware cabinet. They are necessar...read more »

A Sneak Peek at Some of the New Empire Level Innovations for 2015 and 2016

By ToolGuyd on: Jun. 30, 2015, 2:00 pm

Here is the early fruit of Milwaukee Tool's acquisition of Empire Level, and the answer to an important question: will Empire tools continue to be made in the USA? Read More...read more »

Annual IPE deck Maintenance

By The Handyguys Podcast on: Jun. 30, 2015, 1:22 am

We explain how to maintain an IPE deck so that it keeps its rich color. We have discussed IPE deck maintenance before but wanted to provide an update on Brian’s 4 year old Deck. Annual...read more »

How To Move Plants – Packing Up a Plant Addict

By Home Fixated on: Jun. 29, 2015, 4:09 pm

When one lives in apartment, one can easily fall victim to a landlord’s random decisions to send them packing. College students often have to go home with all their belongings in tow when ...read more »

12 Tips to Create a Perfect Gallery Wall

By Pretty Handy Girl on: Jun. 29, 2015, 2:00 pm

When you Don’t Love It, a room in your home can become a place to avoid. Last week I hung our TV on the wall in our living room, but was cringing because that big fat TV was screamin...read more »

Color Coded Shop Outlets

By Ben's Workshop on: Jun. 29, 2015, 2:56 am

  A few years ago I remembered reading on the Penultimate Workshop that Dyami Plotke color coded his outlets to avoid putting to many machines on the same circuit. I always thought this...read more »

DIY Plastic Pink Flamingo Planters

By Living with Lindsay on: Jun. 23, 2015, 5:03 pm

This morning, I woke up to the news in my Facebook feed that Donald Featherstone, the creator of the plastic pink flamingo, passed away on Monday. He created the iconic, kitschy flamingos ba...read more »

RIDGID 2 HP Fixed Router Model R22002

By Tool Box Buzz on: Jun. 23, 2015, 10:23 am

You are reading a copy of content from ToolBoxBuzz.com. If you'd like to read it from the original source please follow the link at the bottom.RIDGID 2-HP Fixed Router Model R22002 Review Wh...read more »

Hitachi 18v Cordless Brushless Oscillating Multi-Tool

By Tool Box Buzz on: Jun. 23, 2015, 9:59 am

You are reading a copy of content from ToolBoxBuzz.com. If you'd like to read it from the original source please follow the link at the bottom.Hitachi 18v Cordless Brushless Oscillating Mult...read more »

Our New Kitchen Renovation Book is Now Available

By Our Home From Scratch on: Jun. 21, 2015, 11:00 pm

Today I’m happy to announce that our new eBook, Renovate Your Kitchen the Smart Way is now available for purchase.  You can check it out at www.KitchenRenovationBook.com. KitchenRenov...read more »

Building A Simple Flagstone Firepit

By Merrypad on: Jun. 19, 2015, 7:24 pm

A few years ago, we found buried blue flagstones in our yard. We have to believe that ... The post Building A Simple Flagstone Firepit appeared first on ....read more »

Our back yard

By Russet Street Reno on: Jun. 15, 2015, 7:01 am

Hi, everyone!  I'm still around and working my butt off on this house, despite my lack of posting!  Our bathroom is 95% done, still waiting for a silly shelf that apparently had to...read more »

US States Economic Performance, in a Map

By Fixr on: Jun. 12, 2015, 2:55 am

The US may be classified as a rich nation, but wealth varies widely across all 50 states. We used brand-new data just released on June 10th, 2015 by the Bureau of Economic Analysis to invest...read more »

Down Draft Table

By Ben's Workshop on: Jun. 11, 2015, 8:57 pm

When I wrote the post for ToolGuyd — Project: Making a T-Track Table Top on a Budget, a commenter said he wanted more information about my down draft table. Turns out I never posted th...read more »