Tony Carrick

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Tony Carrick is a freelance writer specializing in home improvement, landscaping, and design. A recipient of a degree in journalism and a Master of Arts in English, he spent ten years writing for a variety of local newspapers and business publications before becoming an English teacher. Mr. Carrick now works as a freelance writer from his home in North Carolina. When he isn’t furiously typing away on his laptop or working on his latest home improvement project, he enjoys spending time with his family and cycling through the beautiful North Carolina countryside. Connect with Tony Carrick on LinkedIn.

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NOVEMBER 29, 2021 | MONDAY
The Best Pellet Grills of 2022

Whether you prefer your chicken smoked or your steak well done, the best pellet grills will deliver. Their versatility and ease of use set them apart from other types of grills. Wood pell...

NOVEMBER 18, 2021 | THURSDAY
The Best Sheds of 2022

Whether one is looking to clear out the garage, find a home for yard equipment and tools, or create a studio or a workshop, a shed can serve many needs. Sheds come in various sizes, rangi...

NOVEMBER 18, 2021 | THURSDAY
The Best Stihl Chainsaws of 2022

The market offers numerous chainsaw brand choices, but few can rival the performance and reliability of a Stihl chainsaw. The company is renowned for the durability and reliability of its...

NOVEMBER 18, 2021 | THURSDAY
The Best RV Sewer Hoses of 2022

RVing is a wonderful way to commune with the great outdoors without giving up many of the comforts of home, including hot showers and flushable toilets. As wonderful as those amenities ar...

NOVEMBER 17, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
When Peloton Slashed the Price of Its Exercise Bike, I Took the Plunge—Here's How I Feel About It Now

After two years with one of the more affordable stationary bikes on the market, a price drop on the Peloton prompted me and my wife to take the plunge and upgrade. While our old stationar...

NOVEMBER 12, 2021 | FRIDAY
The Best Wasp Traps of 2022

While wasps can be a helpful insect to have in the yard, eliminating grubs and other pests that can feast on your landscaping, they can also be a nuisance or hazard if they build nests in...

NOVEMBER 3, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Anti-Fog Safety Glasses of 2022

Safety gear is required on job sites for a variety of professions, and DIYers are strongly advised to follow that lead when tackling projects. Depending on the task, this may mean hearing...

OCTOBER 29, 2021 | FRIDAY
12 Products Under $30 That Will Make Renovating Your Home Easier

Hammers, cordless drills, reciprocating saws, and the like are all essentials for serious home renovation projects, but there are plenty of lesser-known tools that can be invaluable for a...

OCTOBER 29, 2021 | FRIDAY
The Best Garage Door Openers of 2022

It used to be that a garage door opener’s controls were pretty basic. It raised or lowered the door with the push of a button from a remote or wall-mounted control. However, like many mod...

OCTOBER 27, 2021 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Garage Floor Tiles of 2023

Garage floor tiles make a garage floor safer and tougher while also improving its aesthetics, so that a home workshop becomes a more inviting place to spend a weekend, working on a car or...