Skilled Labor – Viable Option For Our Youth
August 28, 2013 – 8:24 am | 2 Comments

Skilled Labor Demands Growing Quickly
Editorial by Todd Fratzel
Typically I focus on facts and detailed information to help readers solve real life problems. This post is significantly different as it’s an editorial with my perspective on …

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The Home Depot Pro App – Jobsite Access
October 16, 2013 – 7:40 am | No Comment
The Home Depot Pro App – Jobsite Access

The Home Depot Pro App – Sponsored Post
93% of general contractors and 87% of subcontractors use some sort of mobile device on the construction site. I also use a smart phone on the job daily …

Milwaukee 18V FUEL Circular Saw Giveaway
October 12, 2013 – 9:52 am | 3 Comments
Milwaukee 18V FUEL Circular Saw Giveaway

The Cord Has been Cut!!
Earlier this summer I had the pleasure of attending the latest Milwaukee Media Event and I was completely blown away by advances in their cordless tool line. One of the power …

Comfortable, Durable, & Professional Looking Work-wear
October 9, 2013 – 6:35 am | No Comment
Comfortable, Durable, & Professional Looking Work-wear

Dickies Work Clothes – Over 90 Years of Work-wear
I spend lots of time and energy talking about the importance of buying quality tools and materials for the projects we do. From small home improvement projects …

Fall Leaf Cleanup Tips
October 7, 2013 – 1:54 pm | No Comment
Fall Leaf Cleanup Tips

Cleanup Fall Leafs for Healthier Spring Lawn
Fall leaf cleanup is essential in order to have a healthy lawn in the Spring. Based on a recent survey (for John Deere conducted by Harris Interactive) only 22% …

Fall Protection – OSHA Guideline for Residential Construction
October 2, 2013 – 4:48 pm | One Comment
Fall Protection – OSHA Guideline for Residential Construction

Fall Protection Systems for OSHA compliant Residential Construction
If you’ve ever worked on a roof, scaffolding, or pump jacks 2 or 3 stories high you know it can be a bit frightening. But like we often …

Great Boot for the Entire Crew
September 23, 2013 – 5:58 pm | No Comment
Great Boot for the Entire Crew

Men’s Timberland PRO® Hyperion XL Safety Toe Work Boots
I spend my days on construction sites from small to large with crews from 2 men in size to over hundred. We all have something in common …

Makita Impact GOLD 21 Piece Ultra Magnetic Driver Bit Set Review
September 12, 2013 – 3:23 pm | No Comment
Makita Impact GOLD 21 Piece Ultra Magnetic Driver Bit Set Review

21 Piece Makita Impact Gold Bit Set Review & Giveaway Winner!
Disclosure: This Makita Impact GOLD 21 Piece Ultra Magnetic Driver Bit Set Review is sponsored by Makita, but all opinions are my own. Please see …

Makita Impact GOLD Driver and Bit Set Giveaway
September 4, 2013 – 7:40 am | No Comment
Makita Impact GOLD Driver and Bit Set Giveaway

Impact GOLD™ Ultra-Magnetic Insert Bit Holder and Bits
Makita Industrial Power Tools has generously sponsored this weeks giveaway. With the proliferation of impact drivers and impact wrenches on job sites today accessories have become a hot …