DEAR TIM: I know that professionals have expensive thermal imaging devices to look for heating and cooling leaks in homes. I can't afford the hundreds of dollars they cost and wonder if there's a thermal camera that can attach to my smart phone or tablet. Are you aware of any, have you tested them if […]
I often get asked, "Hey Tim, what's the best small router?" Well, there are several! My one universal axiom I've said for years and years is: "Let price be your barometer. More expensive products / tools often contain better parts, better engineering and they simply do a better job over time." This is true with […]
Tim Carter tests out the Quiet Technology Craftsman Snowblower. This snow blower is equipped with a new quieter engine. The blower was tested after a 6 to 8-inch snowfall in central New Hampshire. It was a cold day with temperatures in the mid teens F. When you see a close up of the muffler, the […]
Here's a great folding kneeler and kneeling bench chair that my wife uses when she gardens. Guess what? It's PERFECT for installing ceramic tile on concrete floors. It really protects my knees. Buy it with confidence from Amazon.com!
I can't even imagine all the leaves I've blown in my lifetime. The house I lived in before my current one had many huge oak, maple, ginko and beech trees on the property. I've used every known leaf blower known to man, so I believe I'm qualified to give a strong opinion about the performance […]
There are all sorts of other tool reviews out there that describe this amazing tool. You can read those if you want, but I feel a picture is worth 1,000 words and a video, quite possibly, is worth 50,000 words. With a video, as long as you trust the source - and you can trust […]
How much did I like using the new Fein Multimaster 350 Q multitool? I challenged the 100,000 subscribers that receive my free weekly newsletter to tell me if this multitool would be one of only five power tools they were allowed to use and have for the rest of their lives. For me, it would […]
Tim Carter reviews the Rockler HVLP Spray Gun and really likes the simplicity and ease of clean up. Plus, it does a great job painting to boot! The above is an affiliate link. I get a tiny commission if you purchase this item from Amazon.
I tested the Wagner Flexio 890 air-powered spray painter. It worked quite well. CLICK the LINK just below the video to BUY this sprayer. The above is an affiliate link. I get a tiny commission if you purchase this item from Amazon.