Whether you’re a professional contractor or just a typical homeowner, it’s important to have a drill around since you never really know when that weekend IKEA trip suddenly turns into a project to build a brand new cabinet or that trip to Best Buy turns into a project to install a new video doorbell. Of course, you could always screw in everything by hand, but do you really want to suffer a sore wrist the next week after a tiny project? No, of course not. That’s why you need a cordless drill.
Now, if you’ve never bought power tools before, it’s actually a lot tougher than it looks. Home improvement stores have countless models of tools out there [...]
Buying a new power tool these days is tricky. Unlike the old days when corded power tools was the only option, cordless power tools bring an extra layer of complexity as now you’re not only buying the power tool itself, but you’re also buying into the brand’s ecosystem. Until the day the cordless power tool industry decides to standardize on a certain type of battery technology along with a certain type of battery design, the best way to purchase cordless power tools is to choose based on the brand’s power tool ecosystem rather than the merits of individual power tools themselves.
As such, today we’ll be discussing some of the best and [...]
In a recent press release, DEWALT launched their new DEWALT XP Tape Measure (Model# DWHT36225) which has been significantly upgraded over its predecessor.
The new DEWALT XP Tape Measure packs numerous features. The exterior design has been upgraded, now featuring impact resistant ABS and rubber casing designed to protect the DEWALT XP from drops up to 60 ft, integrated lock protection to guard the lock button when dropped and a built in lanyard slot to provide the tape measure extra security if needed.
The blade coat is now upgraded to feature 9″ of heavy duty thermoplastic coating to reduce breakage, rust, and the new high carbon steel blade provides up [...]