Work has begun on an upcoming DIYer and Homeowner tool kit editorial and giveaway!
Pair the KwicKan with a plastic bag and you have a portable instant container. I bought one, and no longer struggle to keep bags open, making my life as a homeowner and carpenter easier.
I’ve completed a big part of a tool box project, and have a few things to think aloud about. Feedback?
FastCap RocLoc anchors are super-strong drywall anchors that are easily installed and removed.
How would you upgrade a garage workspace? What did you do to yours?
The Porter Cable Restorer is a multi-surface restoration tool, and it will work with many different kinds of sanding, polishing, and cleaning sleeves.
What are your thoughts about power outlets? Back vs. side wiring? Flat faced or recessed? Which brand?! Heavy duty or the cheapest residential outlets you can find?
I find that I’m not much of an improviser – I plan out a project and then buy what I need, usually more. What’s your approach like?
Is your home automated? Do you have any smartphone-connected lights, appliances, or devices?
Ikea makes a great tool toy set for toddlers, and for just $8 too.
No more messy hose storage solutions – with the Gardena Spiral Hose Box, the hose disappears under the ground with only a small cover showing.
The Howsar lock is a plastic tool that fits into a door’s strike plate, creating a temporary lock for doors that don’t have one.
Ryobi has come out with a new powerful, quieter, and feature-rich garage door opener that connects to optional accessory modules for even greater functionality.
What tools and tips would you recommend for hanging interior doors?
Aha, I’ve found an even better way to secure the basement door (and its steep stairs) from my toddler son: a keypad locking knob set.
What supplies would you put into a home repair kit?
Next on the to-do list: replacing a dryer vent and duct. I’m not 100% sure of things, but I have a hopefully solid plan.
Which tools do you find yourself using all the time these days? Here are our top 6 general product or category picks.
We’ve moved, and my to-do list has exploded!
We recently learned of Redi Shade’s temporary paper window shade, which does exactly what you might think.