September 1, 2003
Whether you're hanging doors or framing walls, here are the top picks from a crowded field
March 1, 2003
It's no surprise that each sinks hundreds of screws on a charge, but you might be surprised by which tool drove the most
November 1, 2001
While they're not up to the challenges of full-time demolition, cordless saws are a great option on a roof or in a crawlspace
January 1, 2000
Misused batteries die young. Replacements are costly. Here's how to get the longest life from your batteries.
November 1, 1998
I think the best ideas are discovered by accident. I was removing an organizer insert inside a drawer recently with my cordless drill. The drill was just small enough to…
July 1, 1997
Although they won't replace corded saws, they've come a long way in size, power and versatility
September 1, 1996
They offer better balance, more power and longer battery life
September 1, 1993
When I started to remove a houseful of miniblind brackets, I discovered that the bit in my cordless drill wasn't long enough to reach through the access holes to the…
July 1, 1992
Have you ever wanted to hold a nail gun or a power tool on your tool belt while working? Here's a rig that is easy to assemble, doesn't get in…
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