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Best Power Tool Deals, Coupons, and Discounts for June 2022

Getting our hands on the latest tools each month puts us in touch with the latest power tools, hand tools, and technology. Often, we come across some absolutely crazy (and best) cool power tool deals, coupons, and discounts from Acme Tools, Home Depot, Lowes, and others. We update this page regularly to keep current with […]

How to Prepare Your Home for Sale Get Top Dollar

How to Prepare Your Home for Sale and Get Top Dollar

At some point, you may consider putting your house on the market. Now is a great time to do a little preparation work to get it ready to show to potential buyers. Sometimes the little details make all the difference—and get you your asking price. With some careful planning, a little elbow grease, and just […]

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Lowes vs Home Depot – Which Store is Better?

After reviewing power tools and hand tools for well over a decade, we get asked the Lowes vs Home Depot question a lot. To determine whether Lowes or Home Depot is a better store we need to cover a lot of ground. Looking at the two home improvement warehouses I don’t think you can truly […]

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Brand Loyalty in the Power Tool Industry

iPhone vs. Android, Apple vs. Microsoft, Ford vs. Chevy, Coke vs. Pepsi, Milwaukee vs DeWalt. These are common industry battles fought to win the minds, dollars, and loyalties of consumers. The power tool and outdoor power equipment industries uniquely differentiate their products to gain consumers’ attention. Still, brand loyalty in the power tool industry is […]

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20V Max vs 18V Batteries: Setting the Record Straight

When it Comes to 20V Max vs 18V Batteries, Which is More Powerful? “There was a major difference in power when I switched from an 18V system to a 20V system.” Ah, if I only had a quarter for every time I heard that one… The 18V vs 20V Max debate will continue to go […]

Wolverine I-90 Durashocks Moc Toe Wedge Work Boots

Wolverine I-90 Durashocks Moc Toe Wedge Work Boots

There are several key things that make Wolverine I-90 Durashocks Moc Toe Wedge work boots worth paying attention to, starting with its construction. Wolverine uses a Goodyear welt to hold it together. Between that and its full-grain leather material, it should have no problem standing up to years of use. Then there’s the style and […]

Should You Use Cordless Tool Battery Adapters

Should You Use Cordless Tool Battery Adapters?

Battery Adapters and Voltage Boosters By now, you may have seen the videos running around that show a converted DeWalt or Makita lithium-ion battery running a Snap-On cordless glue gun using a tool battery adapter. If you haven’t, take a look below at the one showing off the possibility and upcoming product launch. At first […]

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How to Improve Curb Appeal | Add 3% – 5% to Home Values

Let’s say you live in a neighborhood that was developed in the ’60s and ’70s (in Central Florida). Housing prices are currently running $160,000 – $200,000 on houses that have between 1300 and 1500 square feet of living space. However, one of your neighbors has a $375,000 price tag on his house. Most of the […]

Don't Buy These Tools You Should Avoid

Don’t Buy These Tools You Should Avoid

We often hear how lucky we are—getting to play with tools every day. Manufacturers are constantly innovating, constantly upgrading, and consistently amazing us with their new products. However, occasionally, we spot a misfire. This happens when a tool comes out either half-baked or maybe just too specialized (or generalized) for its own good. Regardless, these […]