M12 Milwaukee Special Edition Womens Heated Jacket Review

By Phil Benevides

ACC Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month with this Review Milwaukee Tools has partnered with the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.® and its mission to save lives through early detection and to showcase this relationship Milwaukee released a new heated jacket for women that features a tailored fit for ladies, and incorporates pink details and is…

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Home Depot Pro App

By Phil Benevides

Disclosure: Post sponsored by The Home Depot, but all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure. Home Depot Pro Smartphone Application on the ACC Job-Site Here on A Concord Carpenter we’ve discussed the importance of having constant reliable access to communication while on the job, from  access to e-mail to a reliable power source…

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Large Diameter Tapcons

By Robert Robillard

Using Large Diameter Tapcons To Secure Stairs To A Concrete Footing Tapcon is a brand well known for it’s blue concrete or masonry screws that tap threads into concrete.  As a residential contractor I have always found Tapcons simple to use and a go to masonry fastener with excellent holding values.  If used properly, Tapcon…

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Outdoor Beverage Cooler Solutions

By Robert Robillard

Cold Beverage Refrigeration Solutions for Entertaining Autumn is here, and like other homeowners, you might find yourself entertaining others in your home, whether it’s for huddling around the television to watch a football game, in my case the New England Patriots,  or serving your guests pre-Thanksgiving dinner aperitif cocktails. The crisp air and colorful leaves…

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Kwikset KEVO Door Lock

By Robert Robillard

Kwikset KEVO Door Lock Uses Smartphone and touch-to-open technology The folks at Kwikset now have a new smart lock, called KEVO. KEVO uses a smartphone or FOB to send a signal to the lock to allow it to be unlocked with a touch of the finger. The Kwikset KEVO Door Lock basically transforms your smartphone into a…

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Milwaukee SHOCKWAVE Expand

By Phil Benevides

Milwaukee SHOCKWAVE Expand The Milwaukee SHOCKWAVE Expand series brags that with their products you can “DO MORE and CARRY LESS”. The idea is built around magnetic bit holders that allow you to switch out smaller bits that fit snugly into the holder. With these space and weight saving concepts driving our industry its no wonder…

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NEW Milwaukee Tape Measures

By Phil Benevides

NEW Milwaukee Tape Measures By: Phil Benevides Just when you thought “They’ve done it all” and your sure “Nothing can get better than THIS!” Milwaukee unveils some new and innovative features for a tool as old as the trades. Tape measurers are the foundation on which make almost all other tools accurate, without a reliable…

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Replacement Window Screens and Grilles

By Robert Robillard

Do you need Replacement Window Screens or Window Grilles but can’t find what you’re looking for in stores? ScreenItAgain.com is a new website that allows homeowners and contractors to easily order custom, built-to-order window and door screens, and window grilles. The clean design and simple point and click ordering interface makes it easy to build…

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