December 2, 2016
These three gadgets are designed for connectivity.
September 14, 2016
I was hanging drywall recently on a typical noisy job site. A radio was on, saws were running, and lots of people were working. When hanging drywall, I just yell…
January 6, 2016
Standard circular saws and miter saws can cut bevel angles up to about 54°. While that handles most day-to-day needs, every so often you need to make a cheek cut…
May 4, 2015
IR spot thermometer with a screen display
February 10, 2015
Everything you need to handle emergencies, repairs, and home improvements
January 5, 2015
Compact size and low price
Writes on wet and dusty surfaces
July 2, 2014
Have you ever started to wind your stringline onto its spool, only to end up with 100 ft. of tangled mess due to the braided nature of the string? I…
January 8, 2014
In my work as a trim carpenter, I’m occasionally asked to assemble the blocking for coved wall-to-ceiling intersections or arched doorways that will be finished in plaster or drywall. Laying…
November 7, 2013
If I don’t have a compass handy and need to draw a small arc or circle, I reach for a reciprocating-saw blade. As shown in the drawing above, I tack…
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