Review: Skil SHD77 Worm Drive Saw

The reasons DIY’ers, framers, and contractors choose the Skil worm drive circular saw. I started in the construction business more years ago than I can remember. First as a laborer and then moving into framing. That’s when I bought my first commercial...

Review: Hitachi CR13V Reciprocating Saw

The best DIY demolition tool. If there’s demo work to be done, then you’ll need a reciprocating saw. Often called a “sawzall” (pronounced “Saws All”), this type of saw is an excellent tool for cutting studs away from plates, cutting...

The Truth About Tools

The real truth about tools and their uses. With the help of almost the entire DIY population here are the seldom revealed, but well know real uses of our common DIY tools. Enjoy! DIY Tip: Don’t forget to download my free guide to the best and most useful tools...

Circular Saws. Are You a Righty or Lefty?

A great tip about circular saws. First off I just want to say thanks to everyone for all the great feedback about the The Best DIY Home Improvement Books. Also, thanks for the list of topics you would like me to cover. I’ll do my best to get to as many as...