Hardware Store Lab

10 Best Drill Bits for Steels 2017

Drilling through a piece of wood is much different from drilling through hard materials. Those bits you use for typical home improvement projects won’t hold up very long when you use them to drill metal and will probably cause you a lot of frustration as you work.

10 Best Precision Screwdriver Sets 2017

It seems like everything keeps getting smaller and smaller. From cars to cell phones, new technological advancements have allowed for the miniaturization of tons of stuff that used to be quite large. Thermostats, eye glasses, computers, and a toy’s battery compartment are all beginning to be closed

10 Best Garage Door Lubricants 2017

Storing your car in your garage is a great way to keep it looking and running its best. By storing it away from the elements, you’ll prolong the life of your car, which is ideal for such an important investment. However, what would you do if you

10 Best Brush Cutters 2017

If you’ve ever tried to clear tall grass, thick underbrush, or even small trees from your property, you understand that a simple trimmer is never going to do the job right. No, for that you need the best brush cutter you can get your hands on. Their

10 Best Paints for Furniture 2017

It is amazing what a fresh coat of paint can do to a drab, old piece of furniture. What’s even better is that changing the color is way more cost efficient than purchasing a brand pieces, and the fact that you have more control over the color

10 Best Brushes for Chalk Paint 2017

For upcycling projects or DIY furniture renovations, chalk paint can help you turn that boring, lifeless piece of furniture into a work of art. Many who are new to this type of paint often wonder what types of brushes they should by to apply it, which is

10 Best Paints for Metal 2017

It’s amazing what a fresh coat of paint can do to a faded wrought iron headboard or a rusty old bicycle that’s been collecting dust in the corner of the barn for the last 20 years. The key to making that paint job last, however, is by

10 Best Knee Pads for Work 2017

While they may look like something that a knight or a gladiator would have worn for protection during combat, today’s modern worker uses the knee pad to help protect from job-related injuries. Are you in the construction field or any other type of profession that requires you

10 Best Wood Lathes 2017

Woodworkers rely on the lathe for a variety of projects in the workshop. From ornately designed table legs to decorative wooden fruit bowls, these handy machines turn pieces of wood so that you can achieve a uniform design around its entire circumference. While the best wood lathe

10 Best Small Chainsaws 2017

Sometimes, a full-sized chainsaw is just too big and powerful for the jobs that homeowners need to tackle. They can be rather intimidating machines to those who don’t have much experience with one, too, so naturally, a smaller one seems more manageable. Those of you in search