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4 Tools That Can See Through Walls

Get X-ray vision with these innovative gadgets.

Storing and Organizing Your Tools Like a Pro

Cut down on project time by making things easy to find.

DIY Tools Everyone Should Have

A few classic implements will come in handy again and again.

Finding Studs Without a Stud Finder

For mounting heavy objects on a wall, studs are a must.

Time-Saving Tools for Carpentry

Do you have these tools?

8 Ways to Store Tools

Garages, workshops and tool sheds can all get a little messy over time.

Top 10 DIY Tools for Beginners

New to DIY? Put these tools at the top of your wish list!

How to Use Hardware Cloth Around Your Home

Keep some of this handy material in your workshop for its spontaneous uses.

Do You Recognize These 13 Obscure Tools?

Consider adding these uncommon tools to your arsenal.

How to Properly Read a Measuring Tape

It's every carpenter's best friend.

How to Kill Bed Bugs with a Heat Gun

They're tricky, and you have to get rid of them completely.

Which Type of Wood Biscuit Should You Use with Your Biscuit Joiner?

These aren't the biscuits served with breakfast.

How to Hang an Electric Hoist in Your Garage

Installing one is an advanced project.

Maintaining Your Airless Sprayer

Support your investment with good care.

13 Tool Gifts for the DIY Dad

Give your dad what he really wants for Father's Day.

How to Buy Power Tools

They have their own world of complicated jargon.

A Simple Guide to Flathead Screwdriver Sizes

Screwdrivers are a necessity for your toolbox, and they come in a variety of sizes. Do you have what you need?

How to Sharpen Your Lineman's Pliers Wire Cutting Blades

It's an occasional chore that can save you some dough.

How to Test a Phone Line With an Analog Voltmeter

If you're having problems with a landline, a simple voltmeter is all you need for a test.

How to Repair a Hydraulic Floor Jack

Car repairs and maintenance can be hard to accomplish without a working jack, so learn what you can do.

How to Apply a Stain Over Wood Filler

Get a polished, professional looking finish even after using wood filler by following these steps.

How to Jump a Car With a Flathead Screwdriver

Did you know that you can use a flathead screwdriver to jump-start a car?

An Easy Guide to Phillips Head Screwdriver Sizes

Every toolbox needs two types of screwdrivers: flathead and crosshead. But do you know about the sizes of Phillips head drivers?

How to Test a Socket with an Electronic Multimeter

It's cheap and relatively easy.