Last Updated on April 17, 2017
Everyone is responsible for the safety of their family and their wellbeing. For this reason, we require tools to enhance this. It isn’t easy to make a purchase of all the items at once but most purchases are done when need arises, here are some tools you could consider starting with;
Tools that will enhance the safety of your home
A tool box; essential for keeping all your tools, some have compartments to ensure order and tidiness.
Flashlight; this comes in handy when theirs black out; you need to view where you are going or see what you are picking. A flashlight enables this.
Clawhammer; some items in the house say furniture could be wooden or any other item in the household, nails at times loosen and need to be fitted back before causing damage to people clothes or hurting them as well, a hammer is best equipped to drive the nails in and leveling them. Could also be used when making wooden items that require nails to be in place.
Adjustable wrench; the major advantage being it’s adjustable. You require this for tightening bolts of any size. It’s adjustable to enhance these, you don’t need to buy many for the different sizes.
Nail set; it plays and important role in pounding the nails below the surface level. This prevents any harm that maybe caused by nails above the surface to passersby.
Utility knife; it is essential for the general cutting purpose. You need not use the kitchen knife for repairs.
Combination pliers; these works well with nails, it’s a gripping tool that is used to hold deferent nails and also pull them out.
Flathead screwdriver; adjusts, puts in place or removes slot headed screws.
Cross headed screwdriver; handles the cross headed screws.
Most of the tools mentioned above are used when working indoors others may serve both indoors and outdoor activities.
Portable work bench; it’s easy to carry and move from one workstation to the next and can also be folded for storage.
Cable stud and pipe detector; it detects pipes, wires and studs below the surface and behind walls hence preventing damage to them or enhancing their repair.
Generators; it is useful for providing lighting when there’s black-out or the electricity not yet installed.
Calculator; it is essential for calculations of estimates of quantities and measurements.
Putty knife; it is useful when repainting or redecorating. It removes old decorating’s on surfaces or the loose flaky surfaces creating room for a new layer.
Tape measure; it is required for accurate measurement of surfaces and pieces before cutting and fitting them.
Dust masks, safety glasses, and work gloves; these enhance the safety of the person modeling or doing the repairs. Dust masks prevent inhalation of dust, safety glasses protect their eyes and the gloves protect the hands when dealing in heavy tools that could injure the arm or in building materials.
Bucket; it could be used to transport water or any liquid being used, at times solid material and also may be used to mix contents before they are used.
Wheelbarrow; it eases the movement of items
Rake; it is essential in leveling and smoothing loose surfaces
Yard brush; it ensures your surface is tidy and clear always.