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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SEPTEMBER 27, 2020 | SUNDAY
The Best Battery Chainsaws Tested in 2022

Most of us associate chainsaws with the earsplitting growl of a 110-decibel motor. Thanks to major leaps of innovation in cordless power tool technology, quieter battery-powered chainsaws...

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020 | FRIDAY
The Best Sump Pumps of 2022

A good sump pump is invaluable in times of flooding or to prevent mildew. Sump pumps reside in a pit below the basement’s surface or sit on the basement floor. Once water reaches a certai...

SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Headlamps for Hands-Free Lighting

There are plenty of good reasons to own a quality headlamp—for taking an early morning jog, pitching a tent under the stars, or fixing a leaky pipe under the sink, to name a few. Headlamp...

SEPTEMBER 23, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Right Angle Clamps for DIY Projects

When it comes to woodworking, it can be frustrating to hold two pieces of wood together at a 90-degree angle to join them. It's a process that could benefit from an extra set of hands. A ...

SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 | TUESDAY
The Best Corded Drills of 2022

Despite the advancements in cordless drill battery technology, the best ones aren’t powerful enough to do the job. Drilling 1/2-inch holes in hardwood, burrowing through steel: those feat...

SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 | SATURDAY
The Best Cordless Circular Saws of 2022

Advancements in battery technology have paved the way for a whole new crop of powerful cordless circular saws, some of which can even handle the same 7 1/4-inch blades that their corded c...

SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 | SATURDAY
The Best Table Saw Blades of 2022

While a good table saw makes large jobs easier and more accurate when it comes to cutting wood, a good blade is a thing of beauty. A high-quality blade used for the right job can help you...

SEPTEMBER 17, 2020 | THURSDAY
The Best Grass Seed of 2022

Many homeowners dream of a lush, green carpet of grass upon which their children and pets can frolic. Growing a lawn that makes neighbors green with envy begins with choosing the right gr...

SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Paint Sprayers for Cabinets of 2022

A fresh coat of paint can make kitchen cabinets look like new. Using a quality paint sprayer can help you achieve professional-looking results while saving you hundreds of dollars in labo...

SEPTEMBER 16, 2020 | WEDNESDAY
The Best Bolt Cutters for DIYers

Whether it’s to cut that padlock with the missing key from the backyard shed, or to trim metal chain links for a fencing installation, there are plenty of good reasons to have a quality b...