If you are into DIY, then you will probably have some basic tools in your possession such as a drill, a screwdriver set, and so on. Those that see DIY more as a hobby rather than as a necessary skill that is required when something is broken will probably possess a lot of power tools.

So if you are thinking of upping your game when it comes to DIY, and want to have the right tools for any job around the home, here are 7 power tools that every DIY enthusiast should own!

Black & Decker GK2240T Chainsaw

Have you ever seen blokes on the TV (usually Americans) chopping up wood in their garden or chopping some big branches down from trees?

If you have, and you are suddenly reminded about that tree in your garden that seems to be taking over the garden at a phenomenal rate, then why not sort jobs like that out the easy way with a Black & Decker GK2240T chainsaw!

Bosch PBH 2100 RE SDS Drill

There are all sorts of drills on the market, but if you need a drill that will effortlessly drive a hole through concrete and thick metal, then the type of drill you are after is called an SDS (Special Direct System) drill.

The Bosch PBH 2100 RE is a corded 550 Watt SDS drill which has a keyless chuck, and is pretty handy at chiselling, hammering, drilling & screwdriving; everything you could ask for in a drill really!

Dremel 4000-2/30 Rotary Tool Kit

Dremel is a brand name synonymous with awesome little power tools that can solve all manner of problems using the easy to fit attachments on their gadgets. Any DIYer serious about doing professional jobs around the home needs to have a Dremel 4000-2/30 rotary tool kit in their possession!

Draper 45369 350W Tile Cutting Saw

When you are next about to undertake a tiling project at home, don’t try to cut tiles with a knife or using a manual tile cutter; instead, buy yourself one of these bad boys – a Draper 45369 350W tile cutting saw!

Makita 9911 Belt Sander

An important power tool to have in your collection when it comes to smoothing walls and wood down for example is a sander. The Makita 9911 belt sander is a compact power tool which also features a dust collection bag – perfect for minimising dust on any item that you have to sand!

Bosch PST 800 PEL Jigsaw

The 530 Watt Bosch PST 800 PEL jigsaw offers minimal vibration and 4-stage orbital pendulum action for quicker sawing. Its compact size means that you can use it for a wide variety of sawing applications, and it even has an air blast function so that you can see the cutting line at all times!

Hitachi DV18DSDL Cordless Combi Drill

 

Sometimes you need to do a bit of drilling or driving in an area where there are no electric sockets, rendering your corded drill useless. Thankfully there is an answer to this problem, and that is the Hitachi DV18DSDL cordless combi drill.

Cordless combi drills are quite popular and can be purchased from a number of retailers and trade counters, such as www.lbsbmonline.co.uk.