Todd Fratzel

Todd Fratzel is the Editor of Tool Box Buzz and the President of Front Steps Media, LLC, a web based media company focused on the Home Improvement and Construction Industry.He is also the Principal Engineer for United Construction Corp., located in Newport, NH. In his capacity at United he oversees the Residential and Commercial Building Division along with all Design-Build projects.He is also the editor of Home Construction & Improvement.

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DEWALT® 20V Tool Connect™ Green Tough Rotary Laser Review

20V MAX* Tool Connect™ Green Tough Rotary Laser (DW080LGS) DEWALT recently introduced a new line of red and green rotary lasers featuring Bluetooth® connectivity allowing them to be located, and access to customization features. These new rotary lasers run on DEWALT’s 20V MAX* li-ion battery platform adding to their extensive offering of cordless tools on […]

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Milwaukee M18™ RADIUS™ Compact Site Light w/ ONE-KEY™ Review

Milwaukee M18™ RADIUS™ Compact Site Light w/ ONE-KEY™ 2146-20 Temporary jobsite lighting is something that everyone in the trades has to deal with whether it’s new construction, renovations or remodeling as the final lighting is typically not available. Milwaukee has been releasing a wide range of jobsite lighting solutions over the past few years. One […]

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Milwaukee Introduces Cordless 1” High Torque Impact Wrench

M18 FUEL™ 1” High Torque Impact Wrench MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool just elevated the productivity for users who fasten up to 1-3/4” bolts with the introduction of the first and only cordless 1” high torque impact wrench. An incredible breakthrough for cordless power tool technology, the M18 FUEL™ 1” High Torque Impact Wrench w/ ONE-KEY™ […]

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Best Benchtop Thickness Planer – Head-to-Head

Best Benchtop Thickness Planer Benchtop thickness planers are an essential piece of equipment for any woodshop. These planers are an excellent option for small home woodshops and contractors that need a portable option. While not big and powerful as full size shop thickness planers, benchtop thickness planers are still very capable of effectively planing a […]

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Milwaukee Upgrades M18 System – New HIGH OUTPUT Batteries, Super Charger

Milwaukee® Upgrades Its Entire M18™ System with New HIGH OUTPUT™ Batteries and M18™ & M12™ Super Charger MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool, the leader in cordless power tool technology, announces the next breakthrough for its M18™ Cordless System by extending its range of M18™ REDLITHIUM™ HIGH OUTPUT™ Batteries and introducing the first M18™ & M12™ Super […]

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Milwaukee Introduces New M18 FUEL™ 7/16” Utility Impact Wrench

Milwaukee Utility Impact Wrench is First to Be Made Specifically for Linemen MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to deliver unprecedented innovation for the Power Utility Industry with the introduction of the M18 FUEL™ 7/16” Hex Utility High Torque Impact Wrench w/ ONE-KEY™.  The industry’s only cordless impact wrench made specifically for Linemen, this is also […]

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Milwaukee Introduces REDSTICK™ Digital Levels

Milwaukee® Introduces New Measurement Technology with REDSTICK™ Digital Levels MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to develop new technology for enhanced jobsite productivity with the introduction of REDSTICK™ Digital Levels w/ PINPOINT™ Measurement Technology. With a dynamic, 360° full-color display, a proprietary calibration process, and powered by Milwaukee’s USB REDLITHIUM™ battery, REDSTICK™ Digital Levels provide the […]

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Milwaukee Introduces Line of Framing & Rafter Squares

Milwaukee® Introduces Line of Framing & Rafter Squares with New-to-World Features MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool is proud to announce its first line of MEP focused framing and rafter squares.  Designed from the ground-up to address common user frustrations, the new Milwaukee® Squares are built to provide superior durability and versatility. The squares include features unique […]

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Milwaukee Introduces REDSTICK Expandable Levels

New Milwaukee® Expandable Levels Allow Users to Frame More with No Maintenance MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool has breathed new life into a core category of tools for stick framers, door/window installers, and remodelers with the introduction of REDSTICK™ Expandable Levels. Able to extend to various sizes for applications where layout versatility is necessary, the new […]

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Bosch Announces X-Lock Interface for Fast, Simple Grinder Wheel Exchange

Bosch X-Lock Interface Makes Fast, Simple Grinder Wheel Exchange a Snap Advanced interface makes accessory change up to 3x faster than conventional interface Mt. Prospect, Ill., Jan. 14, 2019 – Bosch is the acknowledged leader in development of professional interface systems for power tools – interfaces so technically advanced that they’ve become industry standards. Today, the […]

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