Toolden Blog

Keep up to date with Toolden products, news and information with our buying guides and blog posts!

Halloween Carving Competition – Terms & Conditions

October 10, 2021

Join our Pumpkin Carving Competition this Halloween and be in with the chance to win an Oscillating Multi-Tool & Blades Bundle worth over £50 and a box of sweeties for the little ones!

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Win a £50 Amazon Gift Card

September 29, 2021

Spend £199+ on our website, checkout with Amazon Pay and be in with the chance to win one of 4x £50 Amazon Gift Cards.

Toolden's new Kit Builder+
All New Toolden Cordless Tool Kit Builder+

July 21, 2021

Say hello to our NEW Kit Builder+! More efficient and easier to use than its predecessor, it is stocked up with a vast product range, including body only tools, batteries, chargers, tool storage and accessories.

Drill Buying Guide. Top 5 Best Makita Cordless Drills

June 9, 2021

This guide will help identify the main differences in the range of drills available on Toolden.co.uk and will help you make an informed decision for your next drill purchase.

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All you need to know about Makita’s MAKPAC cases

October 28, 2020

Are you running out of storage room? Do you need a trouble-free way to transport your tools and equipment? The Makita Makpac connector cases are the amazing storage solution for all of your Makita tools.

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How To Keep Your Power Tools Clean

April 14, 2020

It is the season of spring cleaning! Did you put your garage and shed in order? Now it’s time to carry out maintenance of all the power tools lined up so neatly on the shelves. However, if you want to extend the life of your power tools and keep them rust-free, there are some simple steps that you must follow.

Best Lawnmower for Large Lawns

August 7, 2019

If you’ve ever wondered what the best lawn mower for large lawns is, then hello and welcome! Now, short of owning a ride on lawn mower (I know, everyone’s dream right?!) we have tried and tested some of the best in the business from hard hitting names such as Einhell, Dewalt and Makita, so let’s get started.

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Best Tools for Gardening

August 6, 2019

Whether you are building your first gardening tool kit, you want to expand on an existing kit or you simply want an update on the best professional gardening tools around, then this guide is for you.

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Toolbox Essentials For Carpenters

July 11, 2019

Whether you’re new to the world of carpentry or you’re a seasoned pro, there’s a checklist of tools that everyone should have in their toolbox. If you are just starting out, it can be overwhelming when faced with all of the tools you could possibly need, with this list you will be able to take on many carpentry projects without having to rush out to the nearest toolstore!

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Why is PPE Important?

July 8, 2019

Personal protective equipment (PPE) is essential in the workplace. As employers, you have a duty to ensure that the right PPE is available to protect the user against health and safety risks at work. In this blog, we’re going to look at why PPE is important, the different types of PPE and the legislation surrounding it. 

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Makita ​LITHIUM-ION (LXT) Battery Compatibility

June 19, 2019

With over 100 power tools across the 18v range, we can understand the importance of choosing the right battery for each one’s power tools and vice versa. Makita 18V batteries features one of the fastest charge times in their categories, allowing the used to maximize their usage. 

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​The Fastest Lawnmower breaks Guinness World Record, travelling from zero to 100mph in only 6.29 seconds

June 11, 2019

Honda is back to set up new World Record, with the second version of the The Mean Mower V2, which uses a 999cc four-cylinder engine from Fireblade SP motorbike. All this while still being able to cut grass, and returning an incredible 200bhp at 13,000rpm!