Scott Arnold

Contributing Editor Scott Arnold is the owner of Scott Arnold Remodeling LLC out of Waltham MA. Custom decks, fireplace makeovers, kitchens and bathrooms, Scott enjoys the frame to finish concept. Scott will share his perspective on tools as carpenter and remodeler here and on

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Best Cordless Reciprocating Saw Head-To-Head | 2022

Best 18V-24V Cordless Reciprocating Saw Head-To-Head |2022 Over 70 years ago (1951 to be exact) Milwaukee Tools introduced the first reciprocating saw called the SAWZALL. Since then technology has advanced dramatically. Currently, there is a plethora of full-size cordless reciprocating saws that are being used on millions of job sites every day! Demolition contractors, plumbers, […]

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Greenworks Commercial OptimusZ Zero-Turn Mowers Preview

Greenworks Commercial OptimusZ Zero-Turn Mowers Preview The Equip Expo (also known as GIE [green industry and equipment] featured an abundance of new products in the Outdoor Power Equipment industry this past October. More specifically, many brands have launched new battery-powered zero-turn mowers. That’s correct, BATTERY POWERED Zero Turn Mowers! The OptimusZ Range of commercial zero-turn […]

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STIHL Introduces Zero Turn Mowers

STIHL’s New Zero Turn Mowers Preview We covered the 2022 GIE [Green Industry and Equipment] show in Louisville Kentucky. Countless new products were unveiled to the thousands who attended! The STIHL booth was a happening place and we wanted to show you a preview of their new line of Zero Turn mowers they are launching! […]

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Ryobi 40V Brushless Cordless Earth Auger Kit Review

Ryobi 40V Cordless Auger RY40710VNM There are two landscape tools that I hope I never need to use again. They are the post-hole digger and a digging bar. Both of them require back-breaking effort to make holes. The Ryobi 40V Brushless Cordless Earth Auger does not eliminate these tools but keeps them on the sideline […]

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Milwaukee USB Stick Light with Magnet & Charging Dock

Milwaukee USB Stick Light Review – 2128-22 Milwaukee which is known for its cordless tools also has a lineup of LED lighting solutions. The new USB Stick Light provides superior lighting options for equipment and automotive mechanics. It also touches on remodeling contractors like TBB editor Rob Robillard who loves lumen! We all agree with […]

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ToughBuilt Quickset Work Bench Review

ToughBuilt Quickset Work Bench – Model TB-WB700 Some job sites tend to get disorganized and it can happen fast. Working neatly and efficiently is something the TBB crew prides itself on. Our job sites typically stay well organized. There are plenty of solutions on the market that help with our proficiency. We recently teamed up […]

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RYOBI 40V 21″ Cross-Cut Self Propelled Mower Review – Model RY401210 Most agree that cutting the lawn can be a daunting task. We typically cut grass in the dead of summer when the temperatures are scorching and it’s something that I know I personally always put off. My kids are not interested in cutting the […]

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Milwaukee M12 Fuel Cordless Compact Band Saw Kit Review

Milwaukee M12 Compact Band Saw – Model 2529-21XC The band saw is one of the few tools that, when used with the right blade, is equally effective regardless of material. Cutting various sizes of conduit, all types of threaded rods, small diameter plastic, metal pipe, and strut channel are ideal opportunities to use a portable […]

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Trigjig Fixed Rafter Square Review

Trigjig Fixed Rafter Square Review – Model RSA7 Rafter squares come in a variety of styles, but there are only a few (two that we are aware of) that have fixed levels connected. With the help of these squares, you may make your work plumb and/or level in addition to marking lines at different angles. […]

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Milwaukee 15PC Flex Head Ratcheting Combo Wrench Sets

Milwaukee 15PC Flex Head Ratcheting SAE / Metric Combo Wrench Sets Review As a remodeling contractor, the combination wrench is not an everyday, go-to, hand tool. I tend to find myself reaching for an adjustable wrench more often. Milwaukee recently sent over their new 15PC Flex Head Ratcheting Combination Wrench Set, both SAE, and Metric […]

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