Tag Archives: construction

Kitchen Remodeling: When to DIY and when to hire a designer

If you’ve found yourself here on this website, you are probably looking at how you can use your handy-man (or lady) skills to remodel your kitchen and hopefully save some money. Kitchen remodeling can be quite the adventure no matter how you approach it. There are tons of things to consider before even getting out […] Read more
Category: Home & Garden

Favorites from the 2015 Design and Construction Week Shows

The following content is syndicated content. If you're interested in residential home construction and remodeling, the place to be is the annual Design & Construction Week (DCW) - a combination of five trade shows, featuring 3,700 exhibitors from the home construction, remodeling and decorating industries. I know these shows well. I've been Read more
Category: Woodworking
A Safer Construction Site is a Better Place to Work

A Safer Construction Site is a Better Place to Work

Performing work on a construction site is filled with both fun and risk - it’s part and parcel of the job. An employee on a constructing site needs to regularly deal with weighty tools and equipment, which if not managed properly can result in serious injuries. Provided in this piece are a few of the […] Read more
A Refreshing Update to Health and Safety Training

A Refreshing Update to Health and Safety Training

It's fair to say that health and safety training has had a tendency to take itself too seriously. So it was only a matter of time before the trainers who deliver the courses would be subject to parody by the likes of of Peter Kay and Ricky Gervais. Take The Office's Gareth as he demonstrates […] Read more
Category: Build Stuff
Tips for Safer Use of Scaffold Towers

Tips for Safer Use of Scaffold Towers

Working from a height is an integral part of working in the security industry. With this in mind, health and safety is extremely important. Because of this it's a necessity that the scaffolding you use is as safe as possible. Modern alterations now mean that scaffolding has become more compact and lighter than ever. The […] Read more
Category: Build Stuff

Benefits of Using a Laser Level in Construction

Laser level tool can incorporate everything from a single laser beam to a multiple laser beam that shoots lasers above, in front and underneath it. Today, laser technology is more advanced than ever, meaning that laser level tools are precise each and every time they are used.With such advanced features there are many reasons why […] Read more

Three of the Best Construction Tools in the Business

When it comes to DIY and construction, either professionally or simply as a hobby, a pastime, or a necessity, then people say that a worker is only as good as their tools. For the most part, this saying isn't actually too far away from the truth. DIY and construction is not an easy activity to […] Read more

DeWalt DW22872 9/16 in. Deep Impact Ready Socket, 1/2 in. Drive

Features:Heat treated alloy steel construction, black oxide finishMeets/exceeds ANSI B107.1, ASME B107.3 and B107.21Recessed corners distributes torque across flats – promoting lifeThinner than wrench sockets for tough to access areasLarge laser etched markings – easily identifiableProvides the impact driver user with a socket Read more
Category: DeWalt

DeWalt DW3123 Construction Series 12-inch 32-Tooth Thin Kerf Saw Blade

The DeWalt DW3123 Construction Series 12-inch 32-Tooth Thin Kerf Saw Blade is a Series 20 construction blade that is designed to deliver the cut quality, speed and durability to stand up to the toughest jobsite use. The DW3192 has a thin-kerf for fast, smooth cuts. Exclusive wedge shoulder for increased durability and patented ribbed heat Read more
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DeWalt DWHT70263M MM Folding Locking Hex Key Set

DEWALT Folding Locking Hex Key Sets have a push-button locking feature that locks in 3 positions at 90 degrees, 135 degrees, and 180 degrees. It has durable and ergonomic construction with steel side plate for torque (up to 600 in-lbs). They include 8 of the most commonly used hex key sizes.   Tired of always losing […] Read more
Category: DeWalt