If you are someone who repairs their own vehicles, fixes their own broken furniture or restore electronics and other household items on your own, then you will need some essential tools in your toolbox.
A screwdriver comes handy when you are fixing your motorcycle headlight, hanging frames on your walls or, repairing your electronic equipment. Screwdrivers come at different sizes and types.
The most common screwdrivers are a Flathead, Pozidriv and Phillips screwdriver.
An inevitable tool, wrenches are one of the most important items in a toolbox. Be it home or in the workshop, wrenches come handy when you need to tighten or loosen nuts and bolts in your car or motorcycle or even your furniture.
Wrenches come in different styles and sizes, the most common are open-end, combination, adjustable, and allen wrenches. Make sure you have all the basic wrench sizes required before you start your projects.
3. POWER DRILL
Power drills are a very powerful yet lightweight tool. They can be used to drill nails on walls, set up your curtains or help you renovating your house.
Power drills come in different types, the common ones are air-impact, hydraulic, manual-impact and the cordless-electric. You can go with the one that best suits your needs.
4. WRENCH EXTENSION TOOL
We have all experienced the pain while dealing with hard to reach nuts and bolts or when you are reaching for that pulley under the hood of your car. In these times, a wrench, rod or pipe wouldn’t provide much help to get the job done or worse it may damage your precious machines or cause serious injury. These are times when you need a very robust and strong wrench extension tool.
A Wrench extension tool, also known as a cheater bar, breaker bar, wrench extension, help you to achieve maximum leverage when you want to reach a bolt that is otherwise inaccessible. It can save your time and energy, so you can finish what you started with your machines in no time and spent time on things that matter.
Pliers are used for a variety of purposes. They can be used to twist or cut wire, pull out stubborn nails or strip out insulation from wires.
There are so many pliers out there, but you can go with the common types of pliers: normal, cutter pliers and long-nosed to start with.
A toolbox is not complete without a hammer. They come in big and small sizes, a hammer helps you pound in or extract nails.
can also use it to straighten your metals rods or bent tools. There are many types of hammers: Claw hammer, ball-peen hammer…
7. AUTOMOTIVE JACK
When you are repairing your car or motorcycle, you will need to raise it to work on it easily, for that you will need a heavy duty automotive jack.
There are many types of Automotive Jacks, the common ones are Scissor, Hydraulic, Hi-lift and Motorcycle jacks.
The above tools are all essential for working on your projects. There are many other tools out there that you will add as a necessity dictates.
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