BROAN and NuTone ULTRA Quiet Fans

By Robert Robillard

BROAN and NuTone ULTRA Quiet Fans Allow Super Fast Installation BROAN® and NuTone® ULTRA™ Series Ventilation Fans and Fan/Lights that feature the fastest, easiest, most universal installation, saving contractors time and increasing their overall profitability. Operating at less than 0.3 Sones, no fan is quieter than the ULTRA fans which are available in both single- and multi-speed…

Continue reading »

KEEN Work Boots

By Robert Robillard

Keen Work Boots Industrial  Grade The folks at Keen recently sent me and my crew two of their industrial grade construction work boots to review and evaluate.   I have to be honest, I’ve always known Keen as an eco-friendly, outdoorsy hiking and sandal type of shoe and never in my wildest dreams thought they made construction…

Continue reading »

IRWIN Marples Woodworking Series Saw Blade

By Robert Robillard

IRWIN Marples NEW Saw Blade Series Next week I travel to Venice, Italy to attend the Irwin Marples saw blade media event.   The event is to preview  the new IRWIN Marples Woodworking Series Saw Blade.   A trip to IRWINS state of the art, saw blade facility, located in Udine, Italy, will be the highlight of the…

Continue reading »

Master Mechanics Swift Driver

By Robert Robillard

Master Mechanic Driver Tool – Swift Driver  The folks at Master Mechanics recently came out with a new version of the time tested screw driver.  It’s called the Swift Driver.  We’ve all seen the ratcheting drivers that use a gear and pawl mechanism but the Swift Driver has a different action to it. The user…

Continue reading »

Strap-Loc Secures Tie-downs Clamps

By Robert Robillard

Tie-down straps are a necessity when transporting remodeling materials to my jobsites but I hate storing them.  They always come out of my glove box a tangles mess. well say goodbye to the mess and hello to Strap-Loc! Bench Dog Tools just released Strap-Loc which is a neat and orderly storage solution for thos pesky tie-down straps.…

Continue reading »

Kobalt 129 Piece Mechanics Tool Set

By Robert Robillard

Kobalt 129 piece 1/4″ & 3/8″ Drive Mechanics Tool Set #338515 A socket set includes a variety of tool or wrench type heads for fastening or removing different sized bolts.   As you know not all socket sets are the same.  I recently got a chance to use the Kobalt 129 piece set. For those of you who…

Continue reading »

IRWIN Magnetic Level Review

By Robert Robillard

IRWIN  Magnetic Level Review:  Box Beam 2550 Series I recently had the opportunity to try out the Irwin Magnetic Level 2550 series on the job-site.  I used the 32″ and 72″ jamb kit levels to install a sliding glass door and a few pre-hung door units. The Irwin Magnetic Levels are the perfect team for hanging…

Continue reading »

Irwin SL300 Quick Grip Clamps Review

By Robert Robillard

IRWIN SL300 One Handed Bar Clamps With Spreader Feature:   I recently had the opportunity to test out and review IRWIN’s improved one-handed SL300 Quick Grip clamp.     As a carpenter and someone who enjoys working with tools these one-handed or “pistol grip” clamps are perfect for getting things done safely, efficiently and with one hand. If…

Continue reading »

© Copyright 2017 A Concord Carpenter · All Rights Reserved