May 13, 2015
Pry bars and nail pullers
February 10, 2015
Everything you need to handle emergencies, repairs, and home improvements
November 10, 2009
A lightweight and highly functional alternative to steel flat bars
November 26, 2007
What sets the Clawbar with Dimpler apart from other cat's paws is its "dimpler" cylinder, designed to extract nails that are flush or slightly below the surface
November 14, 2007
With only about 1/8 in. of exposed nail needed to get a good grip, the Extractor can remove nails without marring the surface of the wood
July 16, 2007
You may think using the claw of your hammer to separate two studs is the best method, but this tip proves that it's not
January 1, 2006
A new pressure-balanced valve provides safer, more convenient temperature control than you'll get from two handles.
July 1, 2005
Q: What’s the difference between working with tile and slate? Can I cut slate with a snap cutter, or am I better off using my wet saw? James V. Ryan, Putnam…
March 1, 2004
During a recent remodeling project, we had to put a new floor over an old ceiling. The cramped quarters made it impossible to swing a hammer from below to bring…
January 1, 2003
I like to reuse lumber that I remove during renovations and repairs. One problem I always encounter, though, is the difficult removal of nails from those old boards. Pounding them…
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