Everyone needs a good sturdy tape measure laying around the house. This Dewalt tape measure is a great place to start as it is a good distance and looks relatively sturdy.
Speed Squares are a unique kind of tool and are definitely essential when you want fast, accurate straight lines and 45 degree cuts in lumber.
Everyone should have one of these useful tools while replacing an outlet or installing a new vanity light. They beep if electrical current is live and do nothing when no current is found.
What makes this one of the best tools? It’s versatility! You can use it for pencils, pens, or even badges for work.
I use utility knives for cutting up cardboard to fit more boxes into the recycle and cutting open hard plastic packaging.