Amazing Tools

Tools professionals and amateurs use for home and garden improvements

Bearings make the world go round, right?

They certainly make our cars and motorcycles move, but they are also responsible for the smooth operation of our washing machines and refrigerators. With so many bearings in use today, it’s no surprise that there are so many different types. Firstly, let’s look at plain bearings. A plain bearing is a self-containing device consisting of two mating surfaces (or... Read More

The evolution of forklift trucks

A forklift is a vehicle capable of lifting and transporting heavy loads. Forklifts are used extensively in warehouses, factories, construction sites and other places where goods are stored or handled. They are most often powered by diesel engines but some models can also use electric motors. In addition to moving materials around a warehouse or building site, many forklifts... Read More


Cleaning is one of those everyday jobs that we know needs to be done, but we want them finished as fast as possible. Here are some of the best cleaning tools to finish the job quickly and efficiently? An essential tool that works wonders is the wooden scrub brush. Buy one with firm synthetic bristles to clean tough stains and solid grime. You can use a mop with... Read More

Essential tools for all carpenters

If you are just starting out in the carpenter trade, or have been doing it for years, there are a few essential tools that will make your job easier. Having a high power cordless drill is so vital for fixing bespoke cuts of wood securely. Look at getting one with a higher capacity battery, that way it won’t let you down when you are half way through the job.... Read More

Is there a shortage of plumbing supplies?

The plumbing supply industry is struggling. Manufacturers are reporting that they are not able to keep up with the demand for their products. This is causing a shortage of plumbing supplies. One reason for this shortage, other than COVID and the negative effects of the pandemic, is the increase in new construction. More homes and businesses are being built, and they all... Read More