Workshop Tools & Accessories

81-120 of 136
DIY Logo
Taking Care of Electric Tools: Basic Maintenance Tips

To ensure that your electric tools work when you need them to, you must take proper care of them.

A sawhorse on a work site.
Workshop Planning: Building Your Own Sawhorse

Considering designing your own workshop? Start with the easiest step: build your own sawhorse!

DIY Logo
How to Build Your Own Level Tool

A level tool is a staple tool in most toolboxes.

DIY Logo
How to Safely Use a Handsaw to Cut Down a Tree

Using a handsaw is not as difficult as it is deemed to be.

DIY Logo
4 Tips for Inflating a Wheelbarrow Tire

Inflating a wheelbarrow tire seems tricky.

DIY Logo
3 Tips for Using a Pressure Washer Detergent Injector

A pressure washer detergent injector will aid you in cleaning.

DIY Logo
Troubleshooting Your Malfunctioning Nail Gun

The pneumatic nail gun is a regular feature of the home improvement tool kit.

DIY Logo
How to Use a T Square

A T square is a measuring device, much like that of a ruler that is utilized in technical drawing.

DIY Logo
6 Everyday Uses for a Jigsaw

A jigsaw is used for cutting curves and for cutting out holes or stencils.

DIY Logo
Do You Need a Jigsaw for Your Project?

Essentially, a jigsaw is used for cutting curves and stenciled designs.

DIY Logo
3 Safety Tips for Using a Heat Gun

It's handy to own a heat gun because it's a very useful tool when redecorating.

DIY Logo
A Complete Guide to Rotary Tool Parts

A rotary tool can be used for a large number of projects, and work great for craft projects as well

DIY Logo
How to Properly Dispose of Used and Unspent Powder Actuated Tool Cartridges

A powder actuated tool uses casings that are very similar to those of bullets for firearms.

DIY Logo
A Complete Guide to the Different Heat Gun Nozzles

You can use your heat gun for stripping paint.

bedbug under microscope
How to Kill Bed Bugs with a Heat Gun

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

reciprocating saw
Troubleshooting Your Malfunctioning Reciprocating Saw

Considering how much of a workhorse a reciprocating saw is, it will occasionally fail.

a powder actuated gun shaped tool
Low Velocity vs High Velocity Powder Actuated Tool

A powder actuated nail gun is a high capacity tool.

DIY Logo
How to Use a Chop Saw to Cut Wood

Both miter saws and abrasive cut off saws are sometimes referred to as a chop saw.

DIY Logo
How to Fix a Leaky Floor Jack

Anyone who does any work around vehicles will need to use a floor jack.

A sheet or plate of stainless steel.
How to Cut Stainless Steel Plate

Cutting metal seems impossible, but it can be done safely if you know what to do and what to use.

DIY Logo
6 Safety Concerns when Cutting Sheet Metal

The job of cutting sheet metal doesn't come without some significant dangers.

corrugated sheet metal
How to Cut Corrugated Sheet Metal

Cutting corrugated sheet metal is dangerous if you don't know what you're doing.

Sheet metal
Cutting Sheet Metal with an Electric Drill

Cutting sheet metal can be done using an electric drill.

galvanized steel wire
5 Best Uses for Galvanized Steel Wire

It's been strengthened by a chemical process.

DIY Logo
3 Safety Concerns when Welding Galvanized Steel

There are major safety concerns attached when welding galvanized steel.

DIY Logo
What Is a Live Wire Warning on an Electronic Stud Finder?

Electronic stud finders are tools that allow you to look into a wall for studs, joists, beams or wires.

A small model of a house next to a hammer, pair of work gloves, and nails.
A Tool Kit for the First-Time Homeowner

Feel empowered by your toolbox.

An assortment of tools from an EDC go-bag.
Assemble Your EDC Tools Go-Bag

Prepare for this question: "As long as you're here, can you take a look at this broken thing?"

A DIYer framing a house with his shadow cast on the plywood.
5 Must-have Tools for the Advanced DIYer

Create an arsenal of essential tools.

electric hoist on garage ceiling
How to Hang an Electric Hoist in Your Garage

Installing one is an advanced project.

DIY Logo
Troubleshooting Common Problems with Your Plasma Cutter

The plasma cutter is a tool that many people are able afford to have in their home workshop.

DIY Logo
How to Build a Frame for Your Chain Hoist

A chain hoist is used to lift heavy items, these hoists have to be suspended above your item.

A staple gun a white background.
Pneumatic Staple Gun vs Electric Staple Gun

A pneumatic staple gun is used in construction.

DIY Logo
5 Tips for Cleaning a Soldering Iron

A soldering iron can be an extremely useful tool in the repair and creation of electronic devices.

DIY Logo
Six Best Uses for a Staple Gun

A staple gun is used for various purposes. There are three main types of staple guns.

DIY Logo
3 Types of Caulking Guns Explained

Caulking guns are used to apply caulk to joint and seams.

DIY Logo
6 Advantages of Using a Variable Temperature Heat Gun

A variable temperature heat gun can have countless uses.

DIY Logo
4 Advantages of Using a Pneumatic Grease Gun

A garage or workshop is not complete until you have a pneumatic grease gun added to your arsenal.

A black multimeter with a red and black probe lays on a wood surface.
How to Test a Speaker Wire With a Voltmeter

Check your speaker wires for breaks or damage with just one tool.