If you are one of those homeowners who are planning to renovate their home, it is very important that you are aware and familiar with the advanced tools for DIY home improvement. Spending huge amount of money just to remodel your home kitchen does not seem to be a good move especially when the furnishing of your old home kitchen is doing just fine. In addition to this, these home renovation and repair jobs are quite expensive and hiring a well trained and professional contractor adds to the costs. Today, there are effective ways to improve the appeal of your home without spending huge amount of your hard earned money.

DIY task will allow you to save huge amount of money and at the same time you don’t need to hire a professional contractor to perform the job. If you want to enhance the appeal of your home, the best thing that you can do is to update your home fixtures, paint the walls or even install energy saving solar panels. Apart from this, you can also improve the flooring and insulation. These things will surely enhanced the aesthetics of your home and at the same time it can increase its value. According to some home experts, installing floors is an excellent option to give a delightful visual effect to your home. Moreover, carpentering, grouting and tiling are also great options for your floor improvement. When it comes to home renovation and repair, it is also important that you know the proper tools for DIY woodworking and DIY power tools.

It is a fact that performing DIY tasks is convenient especially if you have adequate tools, skill and patience to complete the DIY task. One of the simplest DIY tasks is installing new floor as it can change the overall look of your home. While you are installing new floor and doing other tasks, it is very important to make sure that you follow all the safety tips and instructions. Here, you will know and learn some of the advanced and effective tools that can be used for DIY home improvement. Check these out:

Table Saw  DEWALT DWE7480XA 10-Inch Compact Job Site Table Saw

It is considered as a woodworking tool. It consist of circular blade, mounted on an arbor that is driven by an electric motor. The blade obtrudes through the surface of the table which provides support for the material. When it comes to modern table saw, the depth of the cut is varied by moving the blade up and down. The higher the blade obtrudes above the table, the deeper the cut that is made in the material. In terms of early table saws, the arbor and blade were fixed and the table was moved up and down to expose more or less of the blade. In addition to this, the angle of cut is controlled by simply adjusting the angle of the blade. Some of the earlier table saws angled the table to easily control the cut angle.

Compound Miter Saw

A compound miter saw is utilized to make precise miters and crosscuts in a certain work piece. The basic miter saw is known as manual miter saw. It is a saw suspended on sides or rollers in a metal guide that works with a miter box. This tool will allow you to make accurate miter cuts and crosscuts without encountering any hassles and difficulties. Apart from this, the tool is occasionally used in picture framing or manual woodworking. However, compound miter saw has been displaced by power tools in woodworking. One of the amazing features of compound miter saw is the miter index that has the ability to angle the blade to be changed relative to the fence. Most compound miter saw enable accurate incremental changes to the miter index but it also provide stops that allow the miter index to be easily set to common angles.

Drill Press  Craftsman 10 in Bench Drill Press

A drill press is used when the orientation and location of the hole must be accurately controlled. It is composed of a base that is designed to support a column. Work can be supported on the table with a hold or vise down clamps or it can also swiveled out to allow tall work to be supported directly on the base. The column supports a head containing a motor. The motor turns the spindle at a speed controlled by a variable speed control dial.

Thickness Planer

It is also known as thicknesser in Australia and UK and planer in North America. It is a woodworking machine that has the ability to trim boards to a consistent thickness throughout their length and flat on both surfaces. Aside from this, thickness planer consists of three elements such as cutter head, a table and cutting knives.

Radial Arm Saw

It is a cutting machine consisting of a circular saw that is mounted on a sliding horizontal arm. In addition to this, it is considered as the primary tool that is utilized for cutting long pieces of stock to length. In making length cuts, this tool can be configured with the use of dado blade to easily create cuts for half lap, rabbet and dado joints. This tool allows the blade to be turned parallel to the back fence, allowing a rip cut to be performed.

Scroll Saw

It is a small electric operated saw that is very useful for cutting curves in cases where a coping saw or jigsaw is not appropriate. This tool has the ability to create curves with edges.

Table and Belt Sander

This tool is used in finishing and shaping wood and other materials. It consists of an electric motor that turns a pair of drums on which a loop of sandpaper is mounted.

Band Saw  JET JWBS-14DXPRO 14-Inch Deluxe Pro Band Saw

It is a power tool that makes use of blade consisting of a band of metal with teeth along on edge to cut different work pieces. It is very useful for cutting irregular curved shapes however it can make straight cuts.

Air Compressor

It is a device that has the ability to convert power into potential energy with the use of gasoline engine, diesel or electric motor. Once the tank pressure reaches the lower limit, this tool turn on again and re-pressurizes the tank.

Senco PC1010 Air Compressor


The tools that are designed for DIY home improvement that are stated above will serve as your guide and key to get your DIY task done in no time.