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 Concrete Paints of 2021

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 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 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 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 of 2021

Installing a traditional fence may help to keep your pup within your yard, but the thought of them wandering around your neighbourhood may call for more diligent measures. Luckily, there’...

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 12, 2020 | MONDAY
The Best Electric Pressure Washers of 2021

An electric pressure washer is a great piece of equipment to have because it produces dramatic cleaning results. It can quickly and safely wash a muddy vehicle or strip grime and goo from...

OCTOBER 11, 2020 | SUNDAY
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 ...

OCTOBER 7, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Tire Inflators of 2021

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...