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DIY Network Pros Talk About The Tools They Can't Live Without (page 4 of 5)

Peek into the experts' toolboxes and see what tools they use most often.

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Josh Temple, host of House Crashers and Disaster House:

  • Tape measure
  • Hammer
  • Utility knife
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Level
  • Drill
  • Circular saw
  • Reciprocating saw
  • Jigsaw
  • Impact drill

Billy Derian, host of Extra Yardage:

  • Small garden set with hand shovel, hand hoe, weed claw, etc. — all in a cool case
  • Mortar and grout trowels — they work better than hands or kitchen spatulas
  • Grout bags for grouting tile, pavers, stones — like decorating a cake
  • A good power nozzle for the garden hose is essential
  • Hacksaw with blades that can be used on wood, pvc plastic and metal — good for jail cell bars too
  • Power auger for digging holes
  • Reciprocating saw — man's best friend
  • Small electric jackhammer
  • Powered ditch digger — like a Ferrari to any yard DIYer
  • A chainsaw to massacre an unruly landscape

Nicole Curtis, host of Rehab Addict:

  • Hammer
  • Tape measure
  • Flat-head screwdriver
  • Phillips-head screwdriver
  • Pry bar
  • Cordless reciprocating saw
  • Cordless circular saw
  • Compact impact driver
  • Chop saw
  • Power nailer

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