Toolden Blog

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

Collated screw gun being operated
Collated Screw Guns – Buying Guide

February 28, 2019

Whether you’re thinking of replacing your old screwdriver or looking for the easiest way to screw into plasterboard or drywall, we will have a look at several aspects to take into consideration before buying a Collated Screw Gun, also known as Drywall Screw Drivers.

Plasterer tradesman
Drywall or Plasterboard?

February 22, 2019

With a variety of sizes (the most common being 8ft x 4 ft sheets – 2400cm x 1200cm with a ½” – 12.5 mm thickness) and types (standard, mold or moisture resistant and fire resistant) drywall is one of the most cost-effective solutions for construction and renovation applications.

Combi drill resting in tool case
​Cordless or Corded Power Tools? Which ones are better?

February 11, 2019

Ever since cordless power tools have gained popularity, there has been a lot of debate whether or not they are powerful enough for professional use, or cost effective for DIY jobs. This is why we have decided do a brief comparison and let you decide!

Bundle of tech screws
​​Tek Screws or Tech Screws? What are they, and how to use them?

February 1, 2019

Tek Screws, Tech Screws or Self Drilling Screws are only a few names the industry uses. We’ve noticed a lot of confusion and questions around this subject, so we figured out that it is only fair to do some research and give you a better understanding of this product.

Illbruck sealant being used on window
Which is the Best Expanding Foam to Buy?

January 24, 2019

Good expanding foam insulation will do miracles for your house, no matter the weather conditions. Not only that it will keep the wind from blowing through each hole of your home, but it will also help in keeping the heating levels stable and reduce your energy consumption.

Laser level being used in work site
Choosing the Best Laser Level

January 18, 2019

With many brands out there, laser levels types, and so many other features and technical specifications, it is increasingly becoming more and more challenging to choose the right tool for your needs. Is it a Rotary Line Level, Cross Line Level, Self-Levelling Level? Even more confusion around the subject!

Person marking out measurements on wood
Looking to buy the best power tools for your DIY Project?

January 10, 2019

Due to our very progressing evolution, building something from scratch should be a little bit easier than ever before. With the right DIY Power Tools & Electric Equipment, you can ease the process and get the best aesthetic results, while at the same time diminishing all the risk involved.

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Brand Spotlight – Panasonic

June 19, 2018

Panasonic is committed to delivering innovative solutions for the future. Sustainable solutions such as rechargeable batteries, meet customers’ wishes in terms of safety, quality, reliability and eco-friendliness. With power tools developed to withstand the harsh environment on construction sites and the constant use in industrial manufacturing processes, Panasonic continue to win customers worldwide.

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Brand Spotlight – illbruck

May 29, 2018

illbruck completely covers anything you need for sealing and bonding of windows, façades and interiors. The brand is certified to both ISO9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004. Many of their products have also been tested independently to ensure that they will meet customer needs.

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Brand Spotlight – Abracs

May 2, 2018

UK based abrasives and accessories manufacturer Abracs are top of the game, producing an extensive range of top quality cutting & grinding discs and blades. Three decades of experience in the abrasive market has equipped them with a wealth of knowledge that is apparent in their range.

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Buying Tools From Ireland

October 17, 2017

We’ve already had some fantastic feedback from customers in Ireland who have shopped with us and we are focused on delivering more and more solutions to Ireland. We’ve decided to make things even easier to give you a quick breakdown of everything you need to know as an Irish customer shopping with Toolden.

DeWalt DCK206M2T Combi Drill being used to drill into wood
Buyers Guide – DCK206M2T

June 20, 2017

DeWalt is undoubtedly a brand to rely on when it comes to tool kits, and this particular product has excited us all at Toolden. The DeWalt Kit offers many benefits and is loaded with two quality tools; a DeWalt Combi-Drill and Hammer Drill.