2013 Gifts for your Contractor: The Jobsite Radio
Durable, water-resistant, and iPod ready, Makita's LXRM03B radio will make their day.
What's New in Tools?
Manufacturers try to shake off the recession with innovation.
Makita USA LXSL01 Miter Saw
This cordless miter saw is easy to transport and highly versatile.
Rockwell Power Tools LithiumTech Drills
LithiumTech Drill/Drivers Offer Battery Replacement for Life
Lithium-ion gives cordless tools the edge
Once upon a time, power tools came with a cord and life was good. Then came cordless, and life got better. Today, as more manufacturers adopt and perfect lithium-ion battery technology, tool users can be downright giddy at the prospects.
ReBar ReDefined: Three Tools That Will Steel Your Heart
If there's a building material that's less fun to work with than rebar, I haven't found it. Now, three tool companies have changed the landscape, and if I had a steady diet of rebar work day-in and day-out, these tools would definitely be on my truck.
Cutting Fiber Cement Siding
Fiber cement siding is unlike any other siding product I've ever worked with. For the contractor who measures siding jobs by the square mile, not the square foot, I think the $1,150 Pacific International SS110A Pneumatic Production Shear is the Cadillac.