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  1. 1. Hammer Tips

    DIY expert Paul Ryan shares some helpful hammer tips.

  2. 2. Specialty Wrenches

    DIY experts show how adjustable wrenches can replace a whole collection of box wrenches.

  3. 3. Angled Drill Adapter

    DIY experts suggest this angled drill adapter for jobs that require drilling in tight spaces.

  4. 4. Pressure Washer Tips

    DIY Network provides tips on cleaning your deck and other surfaces with a pressure washer.

  5. 5. Tools for a Plumber's Toolbox

    DIY Network experts list the plumbing tools needed to handle most plumbing jobs.

  6. 6. This New House Goes Hollywood (01:03)

    This New House looks at Hollywood set designers and the new Garage Mahal.

  7. 7. Flexible-Shaft Screwdriver

    Getting to hard-to-reach screws can be a problem, but DIY experts have the answer: the Viper Driver.

  8. 8. Crown Molding Techniques - 3 (04:16)

    Creating clever set-up blocks for error-free cutting of crown molding.

  9. 9. How to Make a Desktop Clock

    Lathe users find the tool useful in making bowls, furniture and parts for furniture. But the lathe can also be used to make intricate c...

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    $1 - $50
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    Easy
  10. 10. John Deere EZ Trac Mower (03:27)

    Tour the John Deere factory and watch the making of the EZ Trac Mower.

  11. 11. Portable Energy System

    Need to give cordless tools long-lasting power? DIY Network suggests a battery pack that'll do just that.

  12. 12. Antique Tools - 1 (07:18)

    David Thiel and guest demonstrate vintage measuring & layout tools.

  13. 13. How to Make a Flexible Abrasive Bundle

    Unlike other sanding accessories, flexible abrasive bundles can reach into curved corners and deep recesses. These instructions can tur...

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    $1 - $50
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    Easy
  14. 14. Wood Work (20:00)

    Chris Grundy finds tools for sanding, grinding and drilling with lasers.

  15. 15. Hedge Trimmer Up Close (00:02:28)

    See a cordless hedge trimmer in action in this extreme close-up view.

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