Clayton DeKorne is the Editor of THE JOURNAL OF LIGHT CONSTRUCTION. He was the founding editor of TOOLS OF THE TRADE (1993) and COASTAL CONTRACTOR (2004), and the founding educational director for JLC Live
Tool vibration can contribute to arthritis, tendonitis, and loss of grip, but U.S. workers now benefit from better EU vibration-control standards.
In the battle against dust on the jobsite, the enemy is silica—airborne crystalline silica dust, that is. Rules are likely coming, but some toolmakers already have answers.
In the world of cellphone marketing, “durable” sometimes just means a device that can survive a beach party. But a few companies have gotten wise to the real-world demands of people who work for a living.
If Hitachi is the Toyota or Honda of power tools, Metabo is the BMW. Now the companies are joining forces.
Believe it or not, cold-weather will be upon us soon enough. Make sure you're prepared.
If you haven't considered wearing European-style construction pants before, Tim...
After months of testing Festool's new ETS EC 125 sander, finish foreman and...
Contributing editor and custom home builder Robert Courtney tested the DHS79 over...