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cordless jigsaw
Everything You Need to Know When Buying a Cordless Jigsaw

December 6, 2022

An indispensable tool for professionals and DIYers alike, cordless jigsaws are a no-fuss, easy to use solution for making both straight and curved cuts in a variety of material. They can even be used to cut simple shapes, and bevelled cuts, making them the go-to for many cutting tasks. If you want to get the […]

Tradesman working with band saw on metal beam
The Best Band Saws of 2024: Buyer’s Guide

November 17, 2022

A bandsaw is one of the most versatile and popular machines in the workshop. It can be used for a huge variety of applications, such as cutting curves, ripping lumber, cross-cutting, and dimensioning thick beams. Few other machines can be used in so many different ways! An essential piece of kit for both professional woodworkers […]

tradesman linking the milwaukee one-key app to a compatible one-key power tool
What is Milwaukee ONE-KEY™?

November 10, 2022

Milwaukee is known for their innovative new technology and the ONE-KEY™ system is one of the most useful systems introduced to the power tool space in recent times. It has become ubiquitous with the brand and especially their flagship models, with most of their cordless tools now incorporating the technology. Using a Bluetooth connection, it […]

Paslode IM350+
NEW 7th Generation Paslode IM350+ Impulse Framing Nailer

November 2, 2022

For over 30 years, the Paslode IM350 has been the industry-leading tool in timber-to-timber construction. Paslode has just released a new and improved version of the iconic nailer, welcoming the 7th Generation of Paslode’s gas-nailing technology. The tool is strong and durable, thanks to 40 years of customer insight and innovation. Paslode IM350 Evolution IM350 […]

Graphic displaying the intersection of a DeWalt FlexVolt Battery
What is Dewalt FlexVolt?

November 1, 2022

The DeWalt FlexVolt system is a true game changer and packs an incredible level of power, efficiency and runtime into a compact package. It brings all-new hybrid-voltage battery technology to the game and really pushes the boundaries of what cordless tools are capable of. In this blog post, we’ll explain DeWalt FlexVolt, how it works, […]

Professional tradesman drilling through wall with SDS Max Drill
SDS Drill Buying Guide

October 25, 2022

Whether you’re a professional tradesman or just a keen DIYer, sometimes there are jobs that require a bit more power than what standard combi drills offer. In these situations what you want is an SDS drill. In this buying guide we’re going to cover how SDS drills work, what to consider when buying an SDS […]

Puma Safety Workwear
How to Choose the Right Safety Footwear

October 20, 2022

Safety footwear allows you to work safely while remaining comfortable. Yet, there are so many types of safety footwear on the market that it can be difficult to know which is the best for your needs. Thus, we have put together a guide to help you choose the right footwear for your job. Types of […]

Workman using dewalt table saw on wooden workpiece
Buying Guide: Table Saws

October 18, 2022

A table saw gives you the freedom to complete a whole range of woodworking jobs, in both DIY and professional applications. As a fundamental part of any serious woodworker’s arsenal, a table saw is versatile, powerful, and reliable. They are the go to choice for contractors and tradespeople looking to tackle any home renovations or […]

Makita 50th anniversary redemptions
Makita UK 50th Anniversary Redemption

October 13, 2022

Makita was established in 1915 in Nagoya City, Japan with the name Makita Denski Seisakusho. Initially, it served as an electric motor sales and repair company. However, since then, the Makita brand has refined its services and technologies and introduced numerous products for various market sectors. Makita’s first UK office will celebrate its 50th anniversary in […]

Tradesman working on job site with Milwaukee MX Fuel demolition breaker
Milwaukee MX FUEL – What You Need To Know

October 11, 2022

Milwaukee have always had a trade-focused approach to power tool design, showcased with their M12 and M18 lines which push the boundaries of what is capable from 18V and 12V batteries. With over 100 years experience manufacturing powerful, high-quality power tools, they are constantly introducing innovative new technological advancements, especially in the cordless power tool […]

Top 5 Best-Selling Chainsaws for 2022

October 10, 2022

The season of tree pruning and garden cleanup is approaching, and it’s time to reconsider whether your tools are up to the task. There are so many different chainsaw models and brands on the market that it can be difficult to choose the best tool for your needs. This article will go over the various […]

Toolden’s Essential Winter Workwear

October 7, 2022

Winter can be an especially challenging time for contractors and trade workers who operate outdoors. The increasingly cold and damp conditions make it more difficult to carry out work effectively, as well as affecting the health and safety of workers on site. Concerns like these make it a more important time than ever to invest […]