Incredibly Useful DIY Gifts For Men
You can’t deny that the majority of men love to get involved with a spot of DIY. Scrap the instruction book and watch as they struggle (and sometimes succeed, too). You can’t go wrong when it comes to buying DIY gifts – with such a range of tools to choose from, you won’t be short on options when it comes to getting a DIY present for the man in your life. When they are armed with the knowledge and the right tools, no job will be too complex. We all know a man who loves to get involved with DIY and there is no doubt that he will be more than happy to receive a gift that will make the whole process even more exciting. Whether it is to help with new projects or to tweak old ones, we have a variety of DIY gifts for men that will be sure to provide hours of excitement.
3M Respirator with Valve
Studies show that those who work in home improvement projects are particularly susceptible to respiratory diseases brought about by unseen airborne particles. To protect yourself from these harmful particles, you need the superb protection of 3M’s N95 Respirator complete with FlowValve mechanism reducing fogging, heat, and moisture buildup in the mask itself.
Professional Garage Door Lubricant
Bothered by the squeaking loud noises every time you operate your garage door? Hold off calling a professional until you tried spraying the 3-IN-ONE lubricant. While it is designed as a preventative, it can work exceptionally well in mitigating existing problems in your garage door. At any rate, you save a lot with a single can.
Bully Tools Point Shovel
Using a shovel can be sometimes taxing and particularly painful on the hands. With the extra-long handle of the Bully Tools shovel, you get extra leverage which can make your job a lot easier and faster, too. And since it has a rather rounded point, it makes for a more efficient digging tool.
TEKTON 6-Inch Mill File
Having problems smoothing the rough edges on your work? How about the sharpness of your blades or even shaping a particular into a desired form? Sometimes, to do these things, you only need the TEKTON Mill File. This multi-purpose file can be used on any material like wood, metal, or plastic.
Dickies Men's Denim Rigid Bib Overalls
Whether you’re in your shed working on some home improvement project, in somebody else’s home making repairs, or simply going for a walk in the mall, the Dickies Rigid Bib Overalls will highlight your exceptional taste for utilitarian fashion. This overalls is just perfect both for work and for leisure.
They don’t call you handyman or mister fix-it for nothing, especially if you’re wearing this cool and comfy t-shirt made of only the finest and softest quality of cotton. Already preshrunk, your Gbond Apparel will retain its shape regardless of how many trips it takes to the washing machine.
TEKTON 6-Inch Adjustable Wrench
Available in 6 different sizes ranging from a small 4-incher to an extra-large 15-incher, the TEKTON adjustable wrench is something that you will use very often especially if you’re dealing with a lot of bolts and screws that need either tightening or loosening. It’s precision-machined for optimum performance and reliability.
ncon Wraparound Veratti 307 Safety Glasses
Working on DIY projects exposes us to a variety of risks and potential hazards. While our skin can be protected by our clothing, our eyes need protection of their own. If you don’t like wearing bulky and heavy safety goggles, better wear the Encon Wraparound Veratti Safety Glasses instead.
Red Devil Painter's 6-In-1-Tool
It’s a gouger, a roller cleaner, a scraper, a spreader, a putty remover, and a wonderful putty knife all rolled into one super-convenient packaging. The Red Devil is every DIY painter’s best friend, significantly eliminating the need for 5 other painter’s tools so you can fully optimize your painting job.
BLACK+DECKER Jig Saw
Many fantastic cabinetries can be completed easily if you have the Black & Decker Jig Saw helping you in all of your cutting needs. The Black & Decker is perfectly designed to make precision cuts of beautiful curves and irregular shapes that can really make for a fabulous DIY project.
Black Pencil Oil Feed Carbide Tip Glass Cutter
If you’re into glasswork or even trying to install a new glass pane to your window, you’ll find the cutting prowess of the Uxcell to be really exceptional. Made of high grade carbide, cutting glass has never been this easy. At least, there’s no more need to bring your glass to a professional cutter.
Craftsman Auto Hammer
Have you ever hit your thumb when you were driving a nail with your hammer? Painful, isn’t it? Well, you can actually avoid hitting your thumb if you use Craftsman’s Hammerhead. It’s an ingenious solution that automatically drives nails without endangering your digits. It comes with a nifty nail remover, too.
Stanley Powerlock 25ft Tape Rule
The Stanley Powerlock has been used by many DIYers and professionals for many years. Its blade lock is made fully secure so it will never creep during those critical moments of measuring, helping you establish the most accurate measurements. The ABS case is super-tough, ideal for tough construction work.
IRWIN VISE-GRIP Original Curved Jaw Locking Pliers
One of the most versatile tools any handyman will need is a vise grip especially in bolts and nuts that a simple pair of pliers or wrenches cannot unfasten. The Irwin Vise Grip comes with super-hardened teeth that will never let go of the material you wish to work on.
Stanley 5-Inch Needle Nose Plier
Most of us really hate working in really tight spaces. That’s why Stanley created the needle nose plier to help us reach in through even the tightest of spots. The extra-long jaws have been fully tempered to provide superior grip while its handles have been shaped in double-dip fashion for comfort handling.
Joby Gorillatorch Adjustable and Flexible Tripod Flashlight
Show to your neighbors just how good a handyman you are with the Gorillatorch, designed after the gorilla tripod system. With is super flexible legs, you can easily wrap the Gorillatorch on almost anything while securing its attachment using its heavily magnetized feet. Once attached, you can now enjoy hands-free illumination.
The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook
Every DIYer is a survivalist by nature. He can improvise. He is resourceful, able to make full use of what he has to address a particular situation. If you’re not sure what this means, then perhaps reading this book from Piven, Borgenicht, and Winters will help you understand just what man skills are.
3M WorkTunes Wireless Hearing Protector
If you find yourself working everyday amidst extremely loud noises, chances are you’ll be going deaf real soon. Preserve your hearing acuity with this safety-engineered and highly protective headphone from 3M. The WorkTunes also double as an excellent AM/FM radio to provide you with entertainment while you’re busy doing your project.
olloclip iPhone 6/6s and 6/6s Plus Silver Lens
Want to take DSLR-quality shots with your iPhone’s camera? Then you simply need to attach the Olloclip camera phone lens kit especially designed for the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 6S, and 6S Plus. You get the full functionality of a fisheye, wide angle, and macro lenses in an easy-to-clip, worry-free design.
Gerber GDC Zip Blade
Some of us don’t really like utility knives that simply fail when the right job calls for it. Some of us don’t like knives that are too bulky that carrying them is a chore. What we need is the Gerber GDC utility knife with a super-strong blade and compact design for easy carry.
Semi-Automatic Power Screw Driver
Forget the old and very tiring way of driving screws. With the WORX WX255L in your hands you can safely and easily drive any type of screw through any kind of material. It also comes with a built-in LED light so you can perform your fix-its even in the dark.
Crescent Odd Job Multi-Tool
It’s an entirely different kind of multi-tool, the Crescent Odd Job. Despite its name, it’s one of the most versatile tools any serious DYIer can have. Its hammer-mallet design can come in very handy while its fully integrated ratcheting and flexible screwdriver capabilities are phenomenal, to say the least.
Gerber EAB Lite Pocket Knife
It’s small, so compact that it easily slips into your pocket. When fully folded, the Gerber EAB doesn’t really look like a knife. It may only have 2.3 inches of cutting edge but its stainless steel construction gives it superb cutting abilities. It’s an exceptionally well-crafted pocket knife for every DIYer.
Mechanix Wear - Original Covert Tactical Gloves
Getting your hands dirty is one thing. Forming calluses and blisters is an entirely different matter. While you may rejoice at the sight of such developments in your hand, know that you still need adequate protection when handling any tool for DIY projects. Best you wear the Mechanix Wear.
Custom Leathercraft Pocket Suede Tool Bag
A handyman can only be called as such if all the things he will ever need are accessible within easy reach. The IP489X makes the definition of a handyman all the more possible as it already features a variety of pockets in different sizes for a large variety of hand tools and implements.
Channellock Compact Rescue Tool
Need to cut the cables to your car’s batteries? Do it easily and hassle-free with the Channellock Compact Rescue Tool. In fact, its cutting mechanism is so tough even a gas meter handle is no match for it. It also comes with a prier and a spanner wrench for different rescue purposes.
Suncast Garden Hose Reel
Do you easily get frustrated winding your garden house to a perfect coil? Well, why don’t you give the Suncast Powerwind a chance to automatically and effortlessly rewind your garden hose? At any rate you will not have any issues with your hose getting tangled. Just step on the pedal and it’s on.
Lewisia Power Scrubber
Giving your bathroom floor tiles a new lease on life can be taxing. But if you have the power and versatility of the Lewisia power scrubber you can easily finish the job in half the time. At any rate, you’ll still have plenty of time to do other things or other DIY projects.
Qooltek Multipurpose Laser Level
Want to make sure you’ve got the most accurate level and measurements? Then discard your old tools in favor of the Qooltek as it uses state-of-the-art laser technology to establish the levelness of your projects as well as its distance measurements. If in doubt, you can always resort to the manual method.
Stanley Fat Max Hand Saw
The Fat Max is one of Stanley’s bestselling handsaws boasting of 9 TPI blade. This 15-inch cutting ingenuity is engineered with the patented SharpTooth technology allowing it to cut through wood up to 50 times the rate of conventional handsaws. You can bet the Fat Max is not going to fail you.
Black & Decker Combination Accessory Set
Some like it with cord while others prefer the versatility of a cordless unit. The Black &Decker BDA91109 is not only a superbly designed cordless drill, it’s also one of the most versatile and most powerful of its kind. It comes with a variety of bits that’s perfect for masonry, wood, plastic, and metal.
Power Extension Bit Set for Drills
There are situations when you need to squeeze in small bits in tiny spaces. Working in such conditions can be quite frustrating; unless, you have the correct extension bits. Such is the promise of the SE 7503SD. This 3-piece set is especially built for power drills to give you the reach that you need.
Bayco Retractable Metal Cord Reel
Don’t you wish you had access to an electrical outlet where you really need them? With the Bayco SL-800, you can effectively create an instant electrical outlet 30 feet away from your existing one. It comes with 3 separate fully grounded outlets for 3 of your handy electric tools.
Fiskars X15 Chopping Axe
Need to chop some wood for your wood-fired oven? How about clearing the fallen tree after a severe storm? Whenever you need some wood to cut, let the Fiskars X15 do the chopping for you. The X15 has the right combination of power and balance to hasten your chopping chores.
Estwing Straight Claw Hammer
Everyone needs a hammer. You don’t even have to be a self-confessed DIYer to know that you need the Estwing E3-16S. The Estwing’s metal head and handle is forged from a single metal to increase its strength and durability while retaining full comfort grip. It’s perfect for ripping nails from their insertion.
Bosch Compact Laser Measure
The downside of using a steel tape measure is that someone else must be at the other end to help keep it in place; otherwise, you simply won’t be able to take the most accurate measurement. With the Bosch GLM 20, you’re using laser to accurately measure the distance between points.
Craftsman Torque Wrench
Torque wrenches have greatly improved the work efficiency of many DIYers, both aspiring and seasoned pros. The MicroTork from Craftsman comes with torque scale settings fully stamped into its housing. It’s comfortable to hold and provides a high degree of accuracy. This should be a great gift for beginning DIYers.
TEKTON Combination Wrench Set
The TEKTON Wrench Set is a 15-piece cluster of combination wrenches that’s perfect for most DIY jobs. One end of each wrench comes with an open wrench that has been angled at 15 degrees for maximum engagement. The box end features 12 points for increasing grip on a 6-point bolt.
Drawer Rolling Tool Cabinet
If you already have an extensive collection of tools for your DIY projects, the WEN Rolling Tool Cabinet can help you organize your stuff so you’ll know which drawer to open in any particular project. Each drawer can be fully secured so you get to keep your tools right where you placed them.
Williams WRS-1 Magnetic Ratcheting Screwdriver
One of the drawbacks of using ordinary screwdrivers is that they tend to slip from your grip. With the ratchet action of the Williams WRS-1, you can feel more confident about its smooth and consistent operation. Its ergonomic handle feels great on your hands, too. It also holds its bits exceptionally well.
Black Chrome and Laser Etched 69-Piece Socket Set
When it comes to tools, you can always rely on Stanley. And if you will ever need a variety of socket wrenches, its 69-piece socket set is an excellent buy. Each of these tools come in black chrome to provide it with excellent corrosion resistance while also giving it a sharper look.
Actron AutoScanner Diagnostic Code Scanner
Many of today’s cars come with highly advanced diagnostic systems. Instead of going to a shop to have your car’s problems diagnosed, it’s better to get the Actron Elite autoscanner and diagnose the problem yourself. This way, you can easily determine if the work can be done by you.
Torin T83006 SUV Service Jack
Performing variety of automotive repairs or maintenance requires you to lift your vehicle up to a certain degree. With the hydraulic power of the Torin Service Jack, you can easily lift a 3-ton SUV and replace your tires or even look under the chassis. It’s a must-have for all auto DIYers.
Striker Light Mine Professional Led Light
You can always wear a headlamp to facilitate your DIY project but sometimes it simply doesn’t work the way you want it to. Good thing the Striker Light Mine LED Light was developed to easily attach to any metallic surface so you get a more hands-free approach to your work.
MagnoGrip 311-090 Magnetic Wristband
It really is frustrating to be working with nails and screws that if they fall, it’s most likely that you will have to get a new one. Why not use a MagnoGrip instead? This is a simple-looking wristband that contains powerful magnets to keep screws, nails, and other metallic objects on your wrist.
Leatherman - Wave Multi-Tool
Despite the large number of tools available to the handyman in your home, he will always want something he can bring along and use anywhere and anytime. That’s where the Leatherman Wave Multitool comes in. Just imagine 17 highly useful tools packed into the small chassis of a needlenose pliers.
Dremel Variable Speed Rotary Tool Kit
Every DIYer has his favorite tool. For many it comes in the form of a rotary tool kit with variable speed motor. For beginners as well as serious pros, Dremel provides the 4000-2/30 kit which already features a pair of attachments and 30 different accessories to complete most projects.
The American Boy's Handy Book
Authored by Daniel Carter Beard, the “The American Boy’s Handy Book” offers an excellent of collection of do-it-yourself projects and activities that can further enhance the self-reliance and creativity of self-confessed DIYers. It’s particularly appealing to those who would like to venture into this exciting world of home-based handymen.
Vampliers Patented Screw Extraction Plier
Sometimes removing a screw can get really ‘screwed’ simply because the piece is already corroded, stripped, or even rusted. But with the Vampliers, its uniquely-designed jaws will clamp onto these stubborn screws like a vampire latching onto its victim. It will never let go until the screw has been removed from its insertion.
Antra Auto Darkening Welding Helmet
DIYers who engage in metal- or iron- works often have to deal with very bright light that can damage the eyes. With the Antra AH6 welding helmet, however, vision is adequately protected while allowing for optimum visibility of the work being done. This greatly ensures safety at all times.