DeWalt recently introduced the DeWalt ToughBox Job Site Chest for secure and organized tool and accessory storage. It’s made with a 16 gauge steel body, 14 gauge steel floor, and four-way skid access to its 7 gauge steel skids. Reinforcement comes from 11 gauge vertical ribs. It features a reinforced hat for lid stiffness, gas […]
The toolbox. Is there a more centric piece to any garage, shop, or shed? I think not. Of course, just mentioning a toolbox can be a very subjective topic. This one term can be defined by many things. It might be the small sheet-metal box that your grandfather gave you containing a hammer, pliers, and […]
Tool storage is a very particular thing. What I mean by that is that everyone has their own tastes, needs, and preferences. Milwaukee’s 46-inch tool chest and cabinet was very well received last year, and we are absolutely numbered among its fans. The combination of storage space, soft closing doors, and integrated peg board were just […]
If you’ve been in the construction industry for any amount of time, you’ve either had tools stolen from you, or you’ve known someone who’s had that happen to them. It’s a terrible thing, but it happens—and sometimes offsite storage of tools simply isn’t possible or practical. For that, your options are to use a trailer […]
There are stages to a man’s tool obsession that can often be measured by how and where he stores his tools. It starts with an old fishing tackle box that holds a few hand tools. Then it moves to your first socket or accessories set that comes in a case designed for each piece to […]
One of the great things about getting our new shop built out and set up is being able to really organize that space. From custom built workbenches to tool chests and cabinets, we need both work space and storage. We’ve got several people sharing the space for personal tools in addition to what we continue […]
Craftsman is taking on the big boys – or at least the big boys who like to listen to tunes while they work. Last week at CES, Craftsman revealed a couple new tool chests that really got our attention. The first piqued our interest because it was coated in a completely matte black finish. That’s right, black as the night sky in a Kansas… you get the idea. The main thing Craftsman was about, however, was its other rolling tool chest. The big one with the speakers on the front. The new Contour Powered Series of tool rolling chests feature a power tool recharging station that can recharge up to four tools or personal electronics devices.