Buying Guides

Our power tool buying guides let you research, shop and compare products. You can see our recommendations for the best power tools or even check out our tool shootouts. That’s where we compare dozens of the latest and greatest power tools, hand tools, and pneumatic air tools. We also rate and provide recommendations for hot products in our tool gift guides. Practical Tool Buying Guides We’re frequently asked the question: Which tool should I buy? It doesn’t matter if it’s an 18V cordless hammer drill18V impact driver, or a 7-1/4″ cordless circular saw. People want to know who makes the best tool. They frequently ask: Which are going to perform the best? We’ve assembled some tool buying guides, gift guides, and helpful tool comparison grids to make the process of choosing the best tool an easier one. Check out the tool guides below, and learn which tools present the most torque, the highest cutting or driving speeds, and the best values in the industry. For those interested in understanding who provides the best value, performance, and features, our power tool buying guides are the perfect place to start.

Lawn Mower Vs Trimmer Mower: When To Use Each

By now you’ve probably seen commercials for trimmer mowers and they are absolutely useful tools. Can or should they replace your lawn mower, though? We took a deep dive into the design and uses of each to help you decide for this lawn mower vs trimmer mower comparison. Lawn Mower Vs Trimmer Mower Design On […]

Best Drill Bit Buying Guide

Best Drill Bits Reviews 2022 – Recommendations from Pros

We’ve used hundreds of the best drill bits to see which excelled in wood, steel, aluminum, and other materials. First of all, tons of drill bit options exist on the market—weeding through the choices can be tough. We broke down our picks by application, covering everything from materials to type of user. So whether you’re […]

Makita Screw Gun Reviews: Corded and Cordless Drywall Screwdrivers

When it comes to drywall screwdrivers, Makita has a deep lineup of both corded and cordless options. From the field-tested FS4200 and FS6200 corded models to the newest XRF03 brushless option, you’re sure to find a Makita screw gun that suits the way you work. Makita XRF03 18V LXT Cordless Auto-Feed Screw Gun The most […]

Best Milwaukee Tool Deals Discounts Coupons Sales

Best Milwaukee Tool Deals and Sales August 2022

Having reviewed tons of Milwaukee Tools, we already appreciate the brand for its powerful and ergonomic cordless products. On the corded side, the brand makes powerful saws and rotary hammers. Because of this, we love it when the brand offers steep Milwaukee tool deals and tool sales as well as discounts to Pros. Getting the […]

Best Power Tool Brands at The Home Depot

Which Home Depot Power Tool Brands Are The Best Fit For You? For many of us, there’s a Home Depot within a reasonable driving distance of our homes. While there are certainly plenty of home improvement ideas and materials taking up most of the floor space, that power tool section is where you can what […]

New Ridgid Tools 2022 | Focus on Fastening

New Ridgid Tools and Batteries for 2022

Fastening Tools Highlight New Ridgid Cordless Tools for Spring 2022 There’s a constant stream of new Ridgid tools and batteries coming to your local Home Depot and available online. Bookmark this page to stay up to date on the latest newest products and releases! Ridgid 18V Handheld Vacuum R8609021B The Ridgid R8609021B handheld vacuum uses […]

best work gloves for 2021

Best Work Gloves Reviewed for 2022

When we realized that, in all our years of writing, we never tackled the question of who makes the best work gloves, well…something had to be done. We quickly assembled the team and began discussing what made a pair of work gloves better than another. We wanted to cover every conceivable application as well. The […]

Best Bubble Level Buying Guide for Pros

Best Bubble Level Buying Guide for Pros 2022

Finding the best bubble level doesn’t have to be an exercise in frustration in spite of the vast number of options out there. In general, there are plenty of reputable choices. Sometimes, you just need to know what other Pros are using to validate your thoughts. Known also as a spirit level, here are some […]

Best Stud Finder Reviews 2020 | Pro Tool Reviews

Best Stud Finder Reviews 2022

Stud finders are great for locating the studs behind your walls. The tried-and-true “tap and guess” method might work in a pinch, but how many holes do you really want in your wall? Grabbing the best stud finder can help eliminate some of the frustration and repainting that comes from less modern methods. With a […]

Best Milwaukee Sawzall and Hackzall Reviews

Best Milwaukee Sawzall and Hackzall Reviews 2022

There’s A Milwaukee Sawzall (or Hackzall) For Every Demo Job In 1951, the Milwaukee Electric Tool Company introduced the world to the Sawzall. Since then, it’s become so well-known that it’s common for people to call a reciprocating saw from any brand by the Sawzall name. More than 70 years later, a lot has changed. […]