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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IRWIN SPEEDBOR Wood Drilling Flat Bits

Continued Innovation Provides Longer Life and Increased Durability for IRWIN SPEEDBOR Wood Drilling Flat Bits Thicker Cutting Edge and Larger Shank Added to Best-In-Class Flat Bits HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. October 18, 2010 — As professional tradesmen continually seek power tool accessories that not only stand up on the job, but also help them do their jobs […]

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KNAACK® Jobsite Storage Products Now With Powder Paint

KNAACK® Jobsite Storage Products Crystal Lake, IL – September 29, 2010 – KNAACK® Jobsite storage products are now manufactured using an exclusive, new powder paint process, offering several distinct advantages and benefits as compared to its previous liquid enamel paint. The new powder paint process, which now covers the entire line of KNAACK® jobsite products, […]

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Bostitch GFN1564K Angled Finish Nailer Review

Bostitch GFN1564K Gas-Powered Angled Finish Nailer The folks at Bostitch recently sent us the all new Bostitch GFN1564K Angled Finish Nailer to test out and share our thoughts with all of you! The GFN1564K is a gas-powered, cordless, angled finish nailer perfect for all aspects of trim carpentry. Check out the following features and our […]

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Porter-Cable Quikjig

TOWSON, Md. (Aug. 30, 2010) – PORTER-CABLE introduces the QUIKJIG Pocket Hole Joinery System (model 560), a heavy-duty bench-top tool solution that is revolutionizing pocket hole joinery. The new tool features an intuitive design that is easy to use and sets up quickly for accurate and repeatable results. “Pocket holes are quickly becoming one of […]

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Paslode Cordless Roofing Nailer System

Another First From Paslode® A Fuel Powered Cordless Roofing Nailer System Remodelers Can Work Smarter & Faster Baltimore, 2010 Remodeling Show – Paslode® is introducing the world’s first Fuel Powered Cordless Roofing Nailer System, Model CR175C. The convenience and efficiency of fuel powered cordless ensures professional remodelers get a powerful, lightweight and compact tool that […]

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Bostitch TrimAir Compressor Review

Bostitch TrimAir Compressor Model CAP1512-OF This summer Bostitch announced the a new compact TrimAir Compressor, Model CAP1512-OF. We were fortunate enough to receive one of these new compact compressors to test and review. According to Product Manager James Vintzel, “We designed this next generation compressor to provide all of the benefits of the ever-popular TrimAir […]

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Duo-Fast DF350S Strip Nailer Review

Duo-Fast DF350S The new Duo-Fast 20º Round Head Framing Nailer System is the latest pneumatic nail gun from Duo-Fast Construction. This new nail gun was developed to respond to construction professionals input direct from the field. This new nail gun comes packed with features that provide more power, better balance and superior reliability. The Duo-Fast […]

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Snap-on and Licensed Partner Gatco Introduce 2010 Knives

SNAP-ON AND LICENSED PARTNER GATCO INTRODUCE 2010 KNIVES Snap-on’s official licensed partner, the Great American Tool Company (Gatco), has introduced their 2010 line of high-quality knives designed for serious do-it-yourselfers and tradesmen.  The knife line consists of seven, folding-locking Liner style knives, three, 3-blade Stockman pocket knives, one work/utility knife and two knife sharpeners.  The […]

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Craftsman Accutrac Laser Measuring Tool

ACCUTRAC LASER MEASURING TOOL IS HANDY HELPER Handling a 100 ft. steel tape measure isn’t the easiest task especially if you’re working solo. The Craftsman® Accutrac® Laser Measuring Tool is like having an assistant and more. This easy-to-operate, pocket calculator measures distances up to 100 ft. with +/- accuracy of 1/8 in. The icon labeled […]

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Milwaukee Introduces New Compact Hack Saw

Milwaukee® Compact Hack Saw MILWAUKEE, WI– Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation introduces the Compact Hack Saw as part of its new line of hand tools. The ideal size for cutting in tight spaces or making flush cuts, the new tool features an exclusive tool free blade change that permits users to change blades up to 10 […]

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