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.

@tfratzelTodd Fratzel

All posts by Todd

Bosch Introduces GBM9-16 Drill-Mixer

Bosch GBM9-16 Drill-Mixer Does Double Duty on the Jobsite Powerful Drilling and Efficient Material Mixing Mt. Prospect, IL – Everyone needs a handy two-in-one tool on the jobsite. A tool like the Bosch GBM9-16 Drill-Mixer – a professional-grade, heavy-duty drill that doubles as a material mixer. Its variable speed control allows for both forward and […]

Continue reading »

New Bosch 18V EC Brushless ½ in Impact Wrench

Bosch IWMH182 18V EC Brushless ½ in. Impact Wrench Mt. Prospect, IL – The Bosch IWMH182 18V EC Brushless 1/2 In. Impact Wrench is a cordless tool designed for contractors, automotive technicians and trade professionals who need high torque for fastening and anchoring applications. With a 1/2 in. square drive with detent pin for secure […]

Continue reading »

Bosch GTS1041A REAXX™ Jobsite Table Saw

Takes User Safety to the Next Level and also Saves the Blade The wait is finally over! After waiting well over a year since our team got a sneak peak at this amazing new jobsite table saw Bosch is finally ready to sell it! This has been a much anticipated new offering in the market […]

Continue reading »

Milwaukee Introduces Portable Drain Snake

Milwaukee M12™ Drain Snake MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool expands its industry-leading M12™ System with the introduction of the M12™ Drain Snake, developed specifically for the challenges plumbers, maintenance technicians, and property managers encounter when cleaning fixtures and small drain lines. Providing the benefits of both handheld and floor-mounted drain cleaning machines, the Drain Snake’s […]

Continue reading »

New Cord and Hose Hooks From Rockler

Shop Storage Solutions Rockler continues to design innovative solutions for the workshop. Over the last few years they have released so many excellent products to help organize shops at extremely affordable prices. This latest release is another excellent example. Medina, MN – Rockler Woodworking and Hardware has introduced a new kind of bracket that not […]

Continue reading »

New Angle Grinders from Bosch

Bosch Enhances Corded, Cordless Grinder Portfolio New line of angle grinders boast stronger motors, improved ergonomics and superior user-protection features In a major enhancement to its line of grinders, Robert Bosch Tool Corporation has rolled out a lineup of small angle grinders that feature some of the highest power, greatest  durability and most safety-focused options […]

Continue reading »

New FEIN Tools and Accessories with Starlock

FEIN MultiMaster, MultiTalent, SuperCut and accessories with Starlock Pittsburgh, March, 2016. In April 2016, FEIN will introduce to the market all oscillating power tools with the new, patented Starlock tool mount. This mounting system, developed jointly with Bosch, precisely matches machine and accessories and ensures maximum power transmission and perfect results. The accessories, which have […]

Continue reading »

Milwaukee® M18 FUEL™ SUPER HAWG® Review

Milwaukee Cuts The Cord for Plumbers When Milwaukee introduced the M18 FUEL™ HOLE HAWG® back in 2014 electricians were jumping for joy and the plumbers felt left out in the cold. Plumbers are no longer left out of the cordless revolution with the introduction of the M18 FUEL™ SUPER HAWG®. The SUPER HAWG® is the […]

Continue reading »

Bosch Introduces Starlock™ Multi-Tool Accessories

Bosch Starlock™ Professional Interface System for Multi-Tool Accessories Sets High Bar for Power Transmission, Precision Mt. Prospect, Ill., January 28, 2016 – The multi-tool market’s search for a professional interface that delivers maximum power transmission and quick change out has come to an end. The Starlock™ interface system delivers three-dimensional fit for high torque transfer […]

Continue reading »

Klein® Tools Headlamp

Klein® Tools Designs a Headlamp with all the Must-Haves for the Jobsite January 26, 2016 (Lincolnshire, IL) – Klein Tools (, for professionals since 1857, launched its new Illumination line, including a headlamp (Cat. No. 56220) designed specifically for electricians.  It features an anti-slip silicone strap that comes pre-adjusted to fit a hard hat.  The […]

Continue reading »