If you are about to tackle any electrical jobs, there are some tools that you should have to do a professional quality job. The first tool is called a sheath ripper. I highly recommend this inexpensive tool as it may save a trip to the emergency
Archives for January 2011
Bigfoot Systems provide strong reliable support for your projects. Check out Bigfoot’s PowerPoint Presentation to see a step-by-step visual guide to the installation process.
Out of the thousands of registrants for the Model 3600 Flooring Saw, local homebuilder Jerry Young’s name was drawn as the winner of Extreme How-To and Skil 2011 IBS Contest. Once again congratulations to Jerry and to all of the registrants. The feedback we are hearing from this year’s show was notably more upbeat than […]
Reviewing cordless tools is a risky proposition, since what appears to be a nice tool on first look, begins to encounter problems as we use it further. How many cordless tools have you owned that at first seemed to be the best thing since sliced bread, only to encounter battery problems or motor issues after […]
Some time ago, I wrote about my favorite demolition tools. There is the Bosch Brute for things needing jack hammered, or even an Ingersoll-Rand coupled with a Sullair compressor. For smaller demos, my Hilti 905 will handle all of this. But let’s say an 18,000 pound meteorite has mysteriously appeared in your front yard, do not […]
We have seen many cordless outdoor products, mostly string trimmers and some hedge clippers. It doesn’t even feel right comparing the Stihl HSA-65 to any of those prior experiences, so we won’t. But if you have a stack of non-working trimmers and other cordless outdoor products, put those reservations aside when you think about Stihl’s […]
While at the 2011 IBS, drop by and see us at our booth #6574. While there be sure to register for the Skil Model 3600 Flooring Saw we will be giving away to a lucky registrant.
Need help designing your dream-house? Punch! Software’s latest version of its Home Design Professional has the tools to get you started. We have used various products from Punch! over the years for designing additions, renovating current living spaces and adding decks and Punch! Professional is our favorite Punch product as it incorporates all of these areas along with […]