Tools & Equipment

A dustless solution that doesn’t sacrifice speed or accuracy

A dustless solution that doesn’t sacrifice speed or accuracy

Makita 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Blower

A lightweight, cordless blower that pushes air out at hurricane-force speeds

As technology innovations proliferate, those who use them first will win

Combine a point laser and a rotary laser, throw in a range of handy features, and you get this Makita product

drone flying over homes being remodeled

Drones have become an important sales and marketing tool for exterior remodelers with new uses for the technology just around the corner

milwaukee tick tracking system package

A tracking system for, well, pretty much anything

Products from Chief Architect, ITW, Festool, Calculated Industries, Irwin, and ZipWall

makita brushless circular saw good for professional remodelers

Class-leading power and solid features set this cordless rear-handle circular saw apart from the crowd

A woodhaven 8715v deluxe stair gauge

A stair gauge that belongs in every framing carpenter's toolbox

Airstream battery

The airstream SCA 8 quick charger and 5.2 Ah battery combination cuts charge times in half

Makita Track Saw, model SP6000J

Makita packages solid features and must-have accessories into its new track saw system

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Battery technology has drastically changed this classic demo saw. Here’s a head-to-head look at eight popular brands.

Hilti 12v Cordless Combo Kit


These three tools offer good ergonomics and survivability in tough environments

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6 uses for a multi-tool

Three top picks from ProToolReviews

react v sawstop

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A head-to-head comparison of the only two flesh-sensing jobsite table saws on the market


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Precision and utility are hallmarks of this mortise and tenon joiner from Festool


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Ridgid brings tool-free accessory change, an LED light, and a variable speed trigger to its multi-tool

DeWalt Flexvolt circular saw

DeWalt's new battery technology automatically switches between 20 and 60 volts depending on the tool 

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