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Other stories by Tom O'Brien

  • Mortar for Glass Tiles

    Laticrete says its Glass Tile Adhesive cures to an ultra-white color that enhances the appearance of translucent tiles

  • Five-Sided Dust Barrier

    The Encapsulator Workbag upacks into a 5x8-foot "clean room"

  • Appliance Trim

    There's a Micro-Trim kit to fit almost any microwave, range, or cooktop, says the company

  • Beer Fridge

    The Dual-Tap Beverage Dispenser holds two one-sixth barrels of beer or a single quarter barrel

  • Door Saver

    Cetol Door & Window Finish works better than polyurethanes and varnishes, says the maker

  • Space Saver

    The SmartCab pull-out cabinet organizer fits 15-inch and 18-inch base cabinets located beneath a drawer

  • Lightweight Semi-Slate Roofing

    The slate you can't see from the ground has been replaced by a sheet of underlayment

  • Lightning-Safe Gas Pipe

    TracPipe CounterStrike tubing has a conductive jacket that is supposed to help prevent damage from lightning

  • Safer Drilling

    Makita's Dustless Hammer Attachment fits the company's SDS-plus rotary hammers

  • Nonmarring Pry Bar

    Stiletto's new stainless steel flat bar