6 Hand Tools Every Electrician Needs to Have in Their Tool Bag

6 Hand Tools Every Electrician Needs to Have in Their Tool Bag

Having all the necessary tools in your electrician’s tool bag can save hours and make jobs smoother. Whether you work on residential or commercial projects, you’ll need many of the same tools. Make sure your tool bag is stocked and ready for work with these must-have tools that no electrician should be without.

Working on Scaffolding: How to Organize Your Tool Belt

Working on Scaffolding: How to Organize Your Tool Belt

When you’re working on scaffolding, you don’t want to be fumbling around in your tool belt looking for that particular tool that you need. A well-organized tool belt is not only efficient, but  can allow you to move easier and keep you safe. Safety is paramount when you’re working on scaffolding, so here are some tips on how to maintain a well-organized tool belt.

What Else Can You Keep in This Cordless Drill Holder?

What Else Can You Keep in This Cordless Drill Holder?

Keeping your tools secure is an essential part of working on any job, whether you are scaffolding, working on a construction site, dabbling in carpentry, or just trying to be handy around the house. The Gorilla Hook drill holster accomplishes this with remarkable simplicity, keeping your tools within easy reach with no chance of coming loose.

Basic Safety for Operating Construction Tools

Basic Safety for Operating Construction Tools

Construction sites can be dangerous territory for the untrained and ill equipped. In addition to working in precarious locations, hand and power tools can be dangerous, even fatal, if wielded carelessly. This makes it essential to keep your crew well-trained in safety practises and properly equipped to keep your project sites accident free.

Looking for a Tool Holster That's Compatible with Any Drill or Scaffolding Impact Wrench?

Looking for a Tool Holster That's Compatible with Any Drill or Scaffolding Impact Wrench?

Drills and impact wrenches are hefty tools that require a compatible tool holster that offer you convenience while working. If you are still dealing with an old, used tool holster that doesn’t give you the needed comfort and doesn’t hold your gadgets in the right place, it’s time for a change. Living in the era of impractical tool holsters not only slows you down but puts you and your co-workers at risk.

Is your Tool Hook Compatible with these Power Tools?

Is your Tool Hook Compatible with these Power Tools?

When working at a height, or in a tight spot, it can be time consuming to stop what you’re doing to track down a necessary tool. Having your most frequently used tools, like cordless drills and impact wrenches, secured to your hip will save time and maximize productivity. Accidents are another productivity killer, so ensure that your tool hook has a secure grip on your power tool. This will prevent your tools from slipping and injuring colleagues below you.

Essential Construction Tools for 2018

Essential Construction Tools for 2018

For centuries, construction workers from all over the world have relied on different tools to finish a project successfully. With today’s focus on simpler and faster methods, there have been some significant advancements in the field of construction tools. The primary goal is to help construction workers increase their productivity, but more importantly, ensure their safety and security.

Styles of Tool Belt Holsters for Contractors and Tradesmen

Styles of Tool Belt Holsters for Contractors and Tradesmen

When choosing a tool belt holster, there are a few factors to consider. These include how securely it can hold various tools, whether it is sleek or cumbersome, and whether it can facilitate one-handed access to your tools. Read on for some vital information regarding different types of tool belt holsters, and why the Gorilla Hook is by far the most innovative and reliable variation of them all.

Essential Scaffolding Supplies

Essential Scaffolding Supplies

When working on scaffolding, there are certain requirements that your tools need to meet. It goes without saying that your tools should be suited to the medium you’re working with, be it wood, stone, or concrete. It’s likely that you’ll find yourself performing certain tasks repeatedly and the tools required for these small, frequent actions are always essential to have at hand.

Cordless Drill Storage Tips

Cordless Drill Storage Tips

A cordless drill is an essential, versatile tool that eases the work of contractors. The biggest struggle of contractors is not having secure storage to accommodate the cordless drill while working. Crucially, safe tool storage increases productivity and ensures safety. For contractors, effectively solving the issue of storing vital tools such as the cordless drill gives them peace of mind in the long run and amounts to long term gains in efficiency.

An Expert Tradesman Weighs in on the Benefits of the Gorilla Hook versus Bungee Tool Holsters

An Expert Tradesman Weighs in on the Benefits of the Gorilla Hook versus Bungee Tool Holsters

When it comes to finding the best tool belt accessories, there are a few things to consider. It is common for such equipment to be overpriced and still not deliver the best experience. If you are struggling with your used bungee tool holster or you have already given up on finding a quality power tool holster, keep reading as we break down the benefits of the Gorilla Hook in order to help you in your search.

A Tool Pouch Is Handy But It Can't Replace The Gorilla Hook

A Tool Pouch Is Handy But It Can't Replace The Gorilla Hook

Whether you’re a carpenter, an electrician, or a general contractor, we suspect you’ve experienced problems with your standard tool pouch. It’s true: tool pouches make your cordless power tools more accessible by allowing you to take them with you wherever you go. However, with all the zippers, clips, buttons, and buckles that many of these pouches come with, one-handed access to your desired tool is often out of the question.

Looking for an Alternative to the Dewalt Drill Holster?

Looking for an Alternative to the Dewalt Drill Holster?

A cordless impact drill is a versatile and vital tool for any contractor. It allows easy use whether you are drilling holes or tightening bolts, unimpeded by any lengthy power cords. However, most modern tool belts struggle to accommodate these bulky tools securely. Not only is retrieving dropped tools highly inefficient but it can also create a precarious situation when working with a crew and operating impact guns in high places, as a dropped impact drill can cause serious damage.

If you're an Electrician, it's Time to Augment your Tool Bag with the Gorilla Hook

If you're an Electrician, it's Time to Augment your Tool Bag with the Gorilla Hook

The amount of gear an electrician carries attached to his tool belt often leaves little room for bulky drill pouches and holsters. However, cordless drills and power tools are very often an essential piece of equipment that will need to be kept near at hand. If you’re an electrician with this issue, the Gorilla Hook is the answer.

The Ultimate Carpenter Tool Belt Holder

The Ultimate Carpenter Tool Belt Holder

For a carpenter, the demands of the job include keeping tools close at hand. This need inspired the invention of the tool belt, but with the advent of cordless power tools, the common tool belt required a bit of reinvention. While bungee loops and common holsters are available, they’re flawed, inefficient, and often ineffective.

Stop Struggling with your Old Bungee Tool Holder Loop or Hook!

Stop Struggling with your Old Bungee Tool Holder Loop or Hook!

Safety and efficiency in the building trades are critical components of this type of work. Keeping frequently used tools on hand saves time, but the risk of dropping these tools, particularly from heights, is dangerous and costly should an expensive tool, like a cordless drill, break. When you need both hands free to perform your job safely and accurately but also need the tools of the trade nearby, wearable accessories that hold these tools provide solutions to this problem.