Klein's 10-in. plier wrench has a toothed V-jaw for grabbing pipe and conduit, or can be flipped around for a parallel, smooth grip.
Arno's timber-framing chisels offer a quality cutting edge at a low price point.
Patrick McCombe shows off the hand tools he keeps at the ready when tackling a remodeling or home-repair project.
PVC pipe and a piece of duct tape makes a better hand-hold for 5-gal. buckets of sand or rocks.
The increasing number of power tools on the market make building easier, but learning how to work without them can make you a better builder.
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