2018 Best in DIY – What to Look for in a Cordless Circular Saw
We’ve used cordless circular saws for years and love them. With battery and motor technology improving rapidly, we wondered if the latest generation of saws was approaching the performance of corded models.
Here’s what we learned.
5 Essential Circular Saw Blades for Your Home Workshop
No saw blade is good for every job. Keep these five at the ready, so you'll have the right blade...
What is a Hacksaw?
This is the place to come if you want to learn everything there is to know about hacksaws.
What to Know About Coping Trim
Here's a quick little rundown on what to know about coping trim for inside corners.
Stuff We Love: The Skateplate Saw Guide
Get table saw capacity for your circular saw with this well-designed accessory.
Our 9 Best DIY Christmas Gifts
Nothing says "Happy Holidays" quite like a homemade gift. Show your friends, families and fur babies you care with one...
Top Ten Reciprocating Saws for 2020
These versatile saws cut through all types of materials and make quick work of many tasks. Here are the best...
What Is a Chop Saw?
A chop saw (a.k.a. a miter saw) is a power tool made especially for accurate crosscutting of trim and lumber...
What Is a Scroll Saw?
The scroll saw is an important tool for any wood or metal worker who wants to add a personal creative...
How to Remove a Stuck Cleanout Plug
How to remove a stuck cleanout plug to get at a clog in a drain pipe
12 Tools You Won’t Regret Having On the Jobsite at All Times
This collection of tools will change the game for your crew.
Stuff We Love: Plumbing Gear
This week's "Stuff We Love" covers plumbing gear that pro plumbers will want to have on their radar.
Metal, Wood and More: Tools and Tips for All Kinds of Cuts
These will definitely get you out of a few jams.
Stuff We Love: Straight Lines
For this week's Stuff We Love, we're diving into the world of tools that help pros create straight, clear lines...
Jigsaws: How to Use and Cut With a Jigsaw
Use a versatile jigsaw tool to cut lumber, plywood, metal and tile.
How to Build a Whirligig
Folk art whirligigs fashioned from scraps of wood and metal have been popular for hundreds of years. In fact, George...
How to Make Safer, Better Cuts on a Miter Saw
Our expert, Jerome Worm, has been using a miter saw every day for 30 years. He explains how to get...
DIY Picture Frame With Mitered Corners
Watch this video and learn how to make do it yourself picture frames with eight flawless mitered corners in less...