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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Husqvarna Z200 Series Residential Zero-Turn Mowers

Husqvarna Riding High with Z200 Series of Residential Zero-Turn Mowers Six new models bring depth, improvements to extensive lawn & garden equipment lines DIY homeowners who can’t wait for lawn mowing season to begin have another reason to be excited as spring approaches – the launch of the new Z200 series of residential, zero-turn riding […]

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Craftsman 10 Inch Miter Saw Review

Craftsman 10″ Compact Sliding Compound Miter Saw – SM2509RC Craftsman has been selling tools far longer than I’ve been alive so they certainly have their pulse on our industry. I recently had the opportunity to try one of their new compact sliding compound miter saws as part of a larger comparison article we’re working on. […]

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BOSCH REAXX Jobsite Table Saw with Flesh-Detecting Technology

Bosch GTS1041A REAXX Portable Jobsite Table Saw I have no doubt this will be one of the biggest stories in power tools for 2015! This is so damn exciting and I had the pleasure of seeing a live demonstration earlier this year at a private media event with Bosch. My reaction was WOW! Using a […]

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Milwaukee M18 Hole Hawg Review

M18 FUEL™ HOLE HAWG® 1/2″ Right Angle Drill Kit with QUIK-LOK™ Cordless power tools continue to push the limits into larger tools that once were only available in corded versions. Milwaukee continues to expand it’s M18 FUEL lineup including their all new M18 FUEL Hole Hawg 1/2″ Right Angle Drill. Recognized as a must have […]

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Hammer Time

Head to Head Hammer Bash Hammers are one of the most widely used tools in the world and while the basic concept hasn’t changed much over the years technology has certainly pushed some significant improvements that are widely available across the market today. We reached out to a range of Brands and asked them to […]

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New From Diablo – STAFDA 2014

New Diablo Cutting Products The folks at Diablo recently announced several new products at STAFDA 2014. Diablo continues to offer innovative cutting solutions for a wide range of applications and the latest products are sure to impress end users. We has an opportunity to hear all about these new products including: High Performance Hole Saws, […]

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DEWALT Announces Outdoor Power Equipment

DEWALT® Launches Battery-Powered Outdoor Equipment Premium outdoor equipment with GAS PERFORMANCE. GUARANTEED.™ LOUISVILLE, KY (October 23, 2014) – DEWALT® launches its first battery-powered Outdoor Power Tools at the 2014 GIE Expo. The line includes two 40V MAX* Brushless String Trimmers, two 40V MAX* Brushless Blowers, and a 40V MAX* Hedge Trimmer. The cordless outdoor tools […]

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Milwaukee M18 FUEL™ 7-1/4” Circular Saw Review

M18 FUEL™ 7-1/4” Circular Saw – Model 2731-22 Milwaukee has stepped up their game again and given us a full size 7-1/4″ circular saw using their 18V FUEL cordless platform. Just last year I reviewed their 6-1/2″ version and gave it 5 out of 5 stars because it was an absolute beast when it came […]

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Bosch Power Ready Wireless Charging System Preview

18V Wireless Charging System & Batteries Obviously all tool brands have some great engineers that develop the tools we use to make a living. But the engineers at Bosch continuously “Geek Out” and surprise us with ideas and products that make us scratch our heads and wonder how they did it! Well they’re at it […]

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Razor-Back SuperSocket Shovel Review

Razor-Back Round Point SuperSocket® Shovel I’m sure you’re thinking a shovel is a shovel right? Well as with most things in life you get what you pay for and some companies are producing some really good quality products. I’ve spent the summer trying some great new products from Razor-Back including their Round Point SuperSocket Shovel […]

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