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Tool Reviews by Trade

If you want to read articles and reviews that are trade-specific, try our Tool Reviews by Trade section. This organizes our site into topics suited particularly for a specific trade such as plumbing, electrical, framing, roofing & siding, concrete/masonry, and carpentry. Tool Reviews by Trade Craft Roofing and siding pros will find pneumatic roofing nailers as well as tools like cap staplers and hammer tackers. Tile & Flooring Pros will gain easy access to our tile saws, flooring staplers, and floor scrapers. As a painting professional, reviews of airless sprayers and cordless sprayers may interest you the most. You can count on one thing: whatever your craft, you need good tools. Our tool reviews by trade will help you drill down to quickly find the information you need. If you want to avoid anything that sits outside of your trade, this way helps you do it. If you can’t find a tool here, let us know.

Greenworks Commercial Next-Gen Lawn Care Equipment Video

Greenworks Commercial Next-Gen Lawn Care Equipment Video

GIE 2021 was a huge eye-opener for us. After taking a year off with the rest of the world, we had 24 months worth of product development to catch up on. For Greenworks Commercial lawn care equipment, it was the perfect time to make a legitimate case to ditch gas equipment. The latest generation of […]

Makita ConnectX Lawn Care Equipment

Makita ConnectX Lawn Care Equipment Video

Makita is making big strides in helping professional lawn care crews switch from gas to battery power. At the heart of their latest initiative is the ConnectX power supply—a 1200 watt-hour backpack battery that also fits on top of a self-propelled lawn mower. With the initial launch, there’s also a string trimmer and blower, and […]

Greenworks Commercial 82V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower 82SP25M

Greenworks Commercial Changes the Look, Improves Power in Latest Self-Propelled Lawn Mower The professional side of Greenworks’ lawn care equipment has been working to meet the needs of commercial crews for years. Heading into 2022, they’re revamping the entire line, including a big update to the Greenworks Commercial 82V self-propelled lawn mower. We’re diving deeper […]

DeWalt DCH416 60V Max FlexVolt 1 1/4-Inch SDS-Plus Rotary Hammer

DeWalt DCH416 60V Max FlexVolt 1 1/4-Inch SDS-Plus Rotary Hammer

DeWalt DCH416 60V Max FlexVolt Rotary Hammer Opens Up 1 1/4-Inch Class DeWalt is expanding its FlexVolt rotary hammer portfolio with the DeWalt DCH416, a 1 1/4-inch SDS-Plus model. As the least powerful of the 60V Max line, why is it worth your consideration? We got our hands on one to find out. For your […]

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Concrete Pencil Vibrator

Milwaukee Concrete Pencil Vibrator Offers No Setup and Less Hassle Joining the existing MX FUEL Backpack Concrete Vibrator in the Milwaukee line of mason’s tools, the M18 FUEL Concrete Pencil Vibrator offers a compact, handheld solution to concrete consolidation. This tool looks especially helpful when working in tighter spaces where a backpack might prove too […]

Milwaukee MX FUEL Battery-Powered Vibratory Screed | MXF381-2CP

Milwaukee Vibratory Screed Smooths Out Concrete Work Milwaukee Tool announced a new product that should bring some more mobility to concrete pouring and finishing tasks. The Milwaukee MX FUEL Vibratory Screed expands the company’s already-impressive MX FUEL line of equipment with a concrete tool that the brand claims will bring consistent starts and more reliable […]

Ryobi 18V One+ HP Brushless 1/4-Inch Right Angle Die Grinder

Ryobi Introduces the World’s First 18V Cordless Right Andle Die Grinder The Ryobi 18V One+ HP Compact Brushless 1/4-Inch Right Angle Die Grinder (PSBDG01) promises a convenient cordless alternative to its pneumatic counterpart. Considering it’s the world’s first 18V cordless right angle model, we wanted to know if it’s time to ditch the air hose […]

DeWalt Xtreme 12V Max Brushless Rotary Hammer DCH072G2

DeWalt 12V Rotary Hammer Makes A Strong Case For Compact Tools Many Pros tend to make a beeline right to the 18V/20V Max models when looking for new power tools. However, 12V tools can do a lot of the same work and they’re getting even more capable with today’s technology. The DeWalt 12V Max Xtreme […]

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Ryobi ONE+ 18V HP Brushless Cordless Extended Reach Ratchet Review

Ryobi Cordless Extended Reach Ratchets Provide Improved Power And Access In Tight Spots Swinging a ratchet is fun and all, but if you didn’t have to, would you miss it? Ryobi cordless extended reach ratchets join the brand’s deep line of 18V tools and are designed to keep that swinging habit to a minimum. Pros […]