Tom Scalisi

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Tom Scalisi is a freelance writer specializing in the home design, construction, tools, and automotive industries. He has been involved in the trades for over 15 years as both a contractor and a commercial building mechanic. Tom has written for several online blogs and magazines including Next Luxury, The Drive, Car Bibles, and PowerTüls. In addition to his professional life, Tom enjoys getting outside on his mountain bike, camping, beekeeping, and fishing. Tom is also an avid racing and baseball fan. He lives in NY’s Hudson Valley with his wife, their three children, and three dogs. Connect with Tom on LinkedIn.

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OCTOBER 16, 2020 | FRIDAY
The Best Gas Cans for Safe Fuel Storage

Whether storing fuel for your power equipment or emergency preparedness, having the best gas can for you on hand helps. A high-quality gas can make filling your machinery or generator eas...

OCTOBER 15, 2020 | THURSDAY
The Best Pitchforks to Loosen Your Soil

Digging into tough, compacted soil can be challenging work. Over time, fallen rain, heavy snow, and footsteps from people and animals can cause dirt to compact, making something as seemin...

OCTOBER 15, 2020 | THURSDAY
The Best Composting Toilets for Your Mobile or Tiny Home

If your mobile home or tiny house lacks the plumbing to support a traditional flushing commode, a composting toilet could be the solution. This unusual kind of toilet uses aerobic bacteri...

OCTOBER 14, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Camping Gear for Your Outdoor Adventures

Whether it’s a weekend fishing trip, a cross-country journey, or any other outdoor adventure, having the right gear will make the entire experience more enjoyable. While you can’t bring a...

OCTOBER 13, 2020 | TUESDAY
The Best Invisible Dog Fences for the Yard

Most dogs love the freedom of an open yard, with room to frolic and play. However, the thought of your beloved pup taking off and running around the neighborhood may keep you from allowin...

OCTOBER 13, 2020 | TUESDAY
The Best Heated Jackets for Outdoor Work and Activities

Depending on where you live, there are times when the weather gets so uncomfortably cold that it seems impossible to keep warm. At a football game, on a ski slope, or in a hunting stand, ...

OCTOBER 13, 2020 | TUESDAY
The Best Wood-Burning Tools for Your Projects

If you’re looking to express yourself creatively in a new way—to add an extra touch to your projects or perhaps to start a small craft business—pyrography might be your inner artist’s new...

OCTOBER 13, 2020 | TUESDAY
The Best Concrete Paint for Indoor and Outdoor Projects

As a building material, concrete doesn’t get enough credit. Most folks see it as utilitarian, reliable, and strong but also tend to neglect it when it comes to style and protection. Not y...

OCTOBER 7, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Tire Inflators for Car Owners

Most drivers have looked down at their dashboard and noticed a warning light indicating a tire with low pressure. If you drive for a minute or so and the light stays on, it’s time to take...

SEPTEMBER 28, 2020 | MONDAY
The Best Standing Desk Converters for Your Designated Work Surface

Sitting and toiling away at your desk all day can be bad for your health and your posture. It can lead to back pain, fatigue, and even low productivity. Take a stand against these office ...