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

Carpentry tools hanging on a wall rack
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!

Tradesman working on construction site in PPE
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. 

Makita 5.0Ah 18V battery
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. 

Woman sitting on superfast lawn mower
​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!

Festool TS55 plunge saw
Festool TS55 Plunge Saw – Track Saw Review

May 13, 2019

Whether you’re a Makita or DeWalt user or you just love Festool Tools, we’re pretty sure you all heard of the very popular Festool TS55 Plunge Saw! Even though this is a saw requiring no further introduction, we thought it is only fair to have a look at why it stands out compared to other saws!

Mitre saw ready to cut timber blocks
​Best Miter Saws for sale? Compound Miter Saw, Double Bevel or Sliding Compound Miter Saws

May 8, 2019

Whether you want to make angled cuts or accurate crosscuts, mitre saws are the best power tools for the job! These particular tools have the ability to facilitate a variety of cuts and are quickly becoming the favourite saws among professional and diy users.

DeWalt cordless angle grinder being used on metal rod
​Cordless Angle Grinders for Sale? How to choose the best Angle Grinders

April 15, 2019

Did you come across an angle grinder on sale and you’re not sure if it’s the best choice for you? Or maybe you want to learn whether cordless angle grinders are powerful enough to replace your corded grinder? Hoping to answer all of your questions, we’ll have a look at some aspects to consider before buying a new grinder!

Man trimming weeds with brush cutter
Garden Equipment and Machinery List

March 29, 2019

Whether you are an enthusiast or not, maintaining a garden requires of lot of effort and dedication! Are you in the gardening/landscaping business, or are you just looking for gardening tips and ideas? If you’re not too sure of whether you need an electric or petrol mower, or maybe you are unsure if the tools used are appropriate for your needs, we decided to put together a garden power tool list!

Reciprocating saw being used on wooden block
Buying Reciprocating Saws? Corded Or Cordless, Recip Saw Or Sawsall

March 25, 2019

With so many terms referring to the same tool, Reciprocating Saws, Recip Saws or Sabre Saw, it is quite easy to get confused, which is why we’ll be looking at what they are, and what benefit they bring to the user.

DeWalt DCW210N cordless sander
DeWalt Cordless Sander DCW210N 18V XR Review

March 21, 2019

Hope you all liked our recent review of the DeWalt Cordless Router DCW604, because we are ready to look at another addition to the 18v XR Brushless Range, the DeWalt Cordless Sander DCW210N-XJ 125mm, which has become available to the UK market as of April 2019. Order Yours Here

DeWalt DCW604 router unboxed
New Dewalt DCW604 Cordless Router Release

March 13, 2019

Since there has been a long wait for a DeWalt Cordless Router, it will all be over soon with the UK release date being set for the end of March 2019, which is why we made it available for pre-orders here: Dewalt DCW604

impact drivers from makita, panasonic, hikoki, dewalt, milwaukee
Impact Drivers – Buying Guide

March 12, 2019

Are you looking to buy the Best Impact Driver for the job? With their compact design and high torque settings Impact Drivers have become some of the most versatile Power Tools.