We. Love. Tools. Like, a lot. We love them so much, in fact, that we’ve decided to feature our “Tool of the Week” every Tuesday (which we affectionately refer to as #ToolTuesday. On occasion, we’ll also feature some must-have tool lists for various types of projects.

Tool Tuesday – September 22 – Bosch Jigsaw

There’s a reason you haven’t seen me (JZ) using the jigsaw in any of our videos lately: I hated the one that I had. It always felt unstable and unwieldy, […]

Tool Tuesday – August 18 – Sanding Drum Kit

When we first envisioned building the Cable Spool Pallet Bench, we didn’t take into account how much sanding we’d be in for. We actually busted out ALL of our power […]

Tool of the Week – Feb. 18 – Belt Sander

Sanding is exactly no one’s favorite thing. Ask any woodworker, and they’ll likely groan about the mind-numbing nature of the task. However, if you want to achieve a silky smooth […]

Tool of the Week – Jan 28 – Dewalt Multi Tool

Y’ALL! It’s my (JZ’s) turn to make the #ToolTuesday pick, and this week’s tool is giving my previous favorite a SERIOUS run for most loved tool.  It can cut wood! […]

Tool of the Week – Jan 21 – The Humble Iron

Today’s #ToolTuesday pick, courtesy of Daniel, is rather unexpected: the humble household iron. Yep, the one you’re supposed to use to get the wrinkles out of your clothes (unless you’re […]

Tool of the Week – Jan 14 – Dewalt Saw Horses

Now that the holiday madness has fully subsided, we’re back to making things in a BIG way. This week’s #ToolTuesday post has come in most handy on our next project, […]

Tool of the Week – Jan 6 – Right Angle Adapter

If you’ve ever needed to drill or drive a screw in a tight spot, this week’s #ToolTuesday pick is for you.  Daniel’s pick is for #ToolTuesday is the Dewalt Right Angle […]

Tool of the Week – Dec 10 – Magnetic Bowl

JZ’s Pick: Magnetic Bowl Today’s #ToolTuesday is an unsung hero in the workshop: the trusty magnetic bowl.  I picked this awesome little tool because it keeps the nails, screws, staples […]

Tool of the Week – Nov 19 – Rexing Dash Cam

Today’s #ToolTuesday pick is a tool that nearly everyone should have in their car these days: a dash cam. Daniel’s pick is the Rexing V1P+, which he recently installed in […]

Tool of the Week – Nov 5 – Air Compressor

Daniel’s pick for today’s #ToolTuesday is the Mighty Air Compressor. He says it’s a versatile tool that can be used not only to power pneumatic tools around the shop, but […]

Tool of the Week – Oct 29 – Heat Gun

Time flies when you’re having fun—or when you’re trying to learn how to make a resin seascape—which has been exactly our challenge this past week. We’ve tried, but not quite […]

Tool of the Week – Oct 22 – Level

Annnnnd it’s time for our second #ToolTuesday post! Each week, we’re going to highlight a tool that we love. JZ kicked us off last week, and now, it’s Daniel’s turn. […]

7 Tools Every Adult Should Own

Whether you plan on doing a lot of DIY projects or not, you’d be amazed at how often you need at least some basic tools once you enter adulthood. Need to […]

Tool of the Week – Oct 15 – Impact Driver

It’s time for our first #tooltuesday post! We make no secret of the fact that we love working with tools. So every Tuesday, we’re going to highlight our favorite tool—and tell […]