Rockwell 4 1/2 inch Compact Circular Saw – Portability combined with high performance

The Rockwell 4 1/2 inch Compact Circular Saw is a lightweight saw with a lot of muscle. This high performance saw can perfectly substitute t [...]

Moderate Price, Excellent Performance, The Makita 12V max CXT reviewed.

The Makita 12V max CXT Lithium-Ion Cordless 3/8-inch Driver-Drill Kit (FD05R1) is the perfect kit for anyone looking for a new drill or an e [...]

Portable and Strong : The Leatherman Crunch Multi-Tool Reviewed

For two years I worked as the maintenance man for an apartment complex. The only tool I consistently carried with me was my traditional styl [...]

Should You Rent or Buy a Tool?

There is often internal debate between buying a moderately expensive tool and renting the same tool when the occasion for it arises. Someti [...]

Powerful and Portable : The Makita 10-Inch Compound Miter Saw Reviewed

With 15 amps of power, 4,600 RPM, and over 50 degrees of cutting range  in a package under 30 pounds the Makita 10-Inch Compound Miter Sa [...]

What to Look for in an Oscillating Multi-Tool

The oscillating multi-tool is the workhorse of detail work. Multi-tools make tasks like tile removal, detail cutting, and precision grinding [...]

Should You Buy a Combo Kit of Portable Power Tools?

Combo kits of power tools are very popular in hardware stores. The kits offer at least two different power tools which use the same battery. [...]

Portable Circular Saws Ranked

The portable circular saw is the backbone of many carpentry tasks. The versatility of modern portable circular saws means they can be used f [...]

What is the Best Claw Hammer on the Market?

Hammering was probably one of the first tool movements made with the human hand; more than likely with a rock in had. Today we have hundreds [...]

A Budget Disappointment : The Force 18-Volt NiCad Cordless Drill Reviewed

The Force 18-Volt NiCad Cordless Drill is designed as a budget cordless drill for homeowners. Unfortunately, upon review it seems this dri [...]