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50 tools every handyman needs


list of 50 tools you need now

These tools will help you be the handy-man you always knew you could be. If at all possible get Craftsman or similar tools. The best way to learn is watch a pro, or start small projects in your home now. You can save yourself thousands of dollars per year by learning how to take care of your home.

1. a cordless Drill

2. a solid Hammer

3. a dependable Level

4. your own Table Saw

5. a good quality Paint Brush

6. an extendable Paint roller

7. 5 Gallon bucket

8. philips head screwdriver

9. flat head screw driver

10. duct tape

11. miter saw

12. sandpaper

13. a pneumatic nail gun

14. protective glasses

15. air mask

16. wire cutters

17. industrial strength scissors

18. jigsaw

19. reciprocating saw

20. a strong tape measure

21. chalk line

22. straight edge

23. right angle

24. a good pencil

25. a hand saw for whenever the others don't work

26. a good tool belt to hold your stuff

27. wood putty

28. a strong chisel

29. a great router

30. a band saw will shave hours off a long job

31. an air compressor

32. all the air tools that go with an air compressor

33. a brad nailer

34. a trim nailer

35. gloves to protect your most valued asset- your hands

36. a coping saw

37. a truck or vehicle to haul all these tools

38. a good tool bag or box

39. a planer

40. a strong set of drill bits

41. a ladder

42. a stepstool

43. tarps and drop cloths

44. a good rag

45. a caulk gun

46. a putty knife

47. clamps to hold stuf together

48. wood glue

49. a phone to call the pros when you can't do it

50. money to pay the pros


Knowledge>Power (author) from USA on April 07, 2013:

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SHAR NOR from Miami, FL on April 07, 2013:

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