10 Things You Absolutely Must Have in Your Toolkit
It’s safe to say that with homeownership generally comes home repair. No matter how together your house or condo is on the surface, chances are better than good that you’re going to need a little fix-it know-how at some point. Whether you have the “handy” gene or not, you have to be ready to stop that squeak, leak, rattle or buzz. Hanging a picture, tightening a hinge, refitting a washer hose or patching a hole, there’s no getting out of the job of being your own handyman. So on top of your basic hammer, screwdrivers, tape measure, nails and screws, duct tape and WD-40, here are 10 other toolbox essentials to also keep within easy reach.