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On the Job

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    Crawlspace Caddy

    A plastic mortar pan screwed to a piece of plywood fitted with wheels makes an effective crawlspace tool tote.

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    Stabilizing a Brick Exterior

    Unstable brick is tied to the floor framing with standard hold downs, threaded rod, and compression plates




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

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


    Slate Lite

    The slate you can't see from the ground has been replaced by a sheet of underlayment

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    Lightning-Safe Gas Pipe

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

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    Two Ovens in One

    Miele's Speed Oven packs a microwave and a convection oven into one compact unit

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    Premium Paint

    Sherwin-Williams' Emerald Acrylic Latex comes in interior and exterior versions

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    Metal Look

    Mixology resin tiles offer the look of cast metal without the weight, says the maker

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    Valspar Plus paint is certifiably "allergy friendly," says its maker

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    Glass Wall Tiles

    Modono Glass Tiles come in 24 colors and in standard and custom sizes

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    Efficient Exhaust

    Zephyr says it has made its Milano Island range hood quieter and more efficient

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    Durable Shingles

    StormMaster shingles are designed to look like wood shakes or slate

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    Custom Copper

    Get your design fabricated in 16-gauge copper




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    Safer Drilling

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

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    Nonmarring Pry Bar

    Stiletto's new stainless steel flat bar

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    No-Clog Nut Driver

    Removing metal shavings from a magnetized driver bit has never been so easy, says DeWalt

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    This recip-saw attachment collects dust without blocking views of the cutline, says maker