It’s been a busy week here at Toolmonger. If you’ve been spending time in the shop — you should! — and you haven’t had a chance to keep up with Toolmonger this week, we suggest you start with these posts, which our readers helped to select:
When a storm is about to hit, the last thing you want to do is waste time screwing plywood over your windows. PLYLOX window clips let you quickly cover windows with plywood without installing any hardware or modifying your window casings.
Preview: The Tow-N-Stow
People keep telling you, “You don’t need a truck if you don’t haul stuff regularly. Just get a trailer.” I see some problems with that logic: for one thing, a trailer requires extra storage space that you might not have. The Tow-N-Stow may not help with your planning ability, but it definitely takes care of the problem of where to store the trailer.
Mow And Aerate With Your Riding Mower
Whether you’re a fan of spike aeration or not, you have to admit that the Mow-Aerator treads would look pretty badass on your riding mower. Plus, once you’re done aerating you can take your lawn mower mudding.
Editorial: The Demise Of GM
Certain things become parts of our everyday lives; GM was one of those things. I completely feel for the folks who’ve already lost their jobs, and for those who know their days are numbered. I’ve been on the downside of that scenario, and honestly there’s absolutely nothing good about it. My question is, what did GM think was going to happen?
Weber Genesis E-310 Grill In Espresso Brown
Any good Toolmonger knows that the best part of a project is the celebratory beer and barbecue when it’s finally finished. A major project requires a major celebration, and a major celebration requires a major grill. If you’re in need of a new gas grill this season, take a look at the Weber Genesis E-310 in espresso brown.
Help us choose next week’s Top 5!
We’d appreciate your help in choosing next week’s Top 5, which’ll be featured here, elsewhere, and in the podcast as well. While you’re reading TM this week, look out for the “Interesting Post” button at the bottom of the article:
When you see an article that piques your interest, click the button once. You’ll return to the same page, but TM’s software’ll score your click for future reference. We’ll check in on the totals before selecting next week’s Top 5.