Welcome to Day 2 of our 50 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas For The Home. Between November 1st and December 20th we'll be posting a new gift recommendation daily, sharing items that can be used to decorate, improve or make a home a little more comfortable. To make our recommendations easy to find, we're providing both a product description and a link to the item on Amazon.com so you can drop it into a shopping cart and complete the purchase with your Amazon account.
Merry Christmas and have a wonderful holiday season!
Stanley 94-248 65-Piece Homeowner's Tool Kit
Know someone moving into their first home or apartment? Having a set of tools on-hand can help solve a lot of problems before they get bigger. This 65 piece kit is a great starter set or portable solution for most repair needs.
- Ratchet handles are ergonomically designed and have an easy-to-use, thumb-operated reverse-switch mechanism
- Sockets and extensions remain locked onto the drive until disengaged with an easy-to-reach, low-profile quick-release button
- Sockets feature Max-Drive design, a unique radius corner design that provides 15% more torque than standard sockets and simplify the turning of rounded corners
- Tools meet or exceed ANSI specs
- Includes blow molded case for easy tool storage
- Tool kit also includes
16-Foot Tape Rule (30-495)
The perfect size for any job around the house, this 16-foot tape features the Tru-Zero end hook for accurate measurements. The 3/4-inch blade has a polymer coating to help withstand abrasion. The easy-to-find yellow case is made with a high-impact ABS for added durability. The tape rule also has convenient stud center markings at 16-inch and 19.2-inch, and a belt clip.
Made of fiberglass, this 13-ounce hammer helps reduce vibrations, while still providing the “feel of wood”. Easily tap in nails or remove them with the curve claw. Exclusive rim temper reduces incidences of chipping.
18MM Snap-Off Knife (10-280)
Easily cut through cardboard boxes, packages and more. Made with stainless steel and high impact polymer components, this 6-3/4-inch knife features a smooth slider mechanism that provides an audible "click" and self-locks for security. With a removable blade snapper in the cap of the knife, each of the 13 blade sections conveniently snaps off, to provide fresh, sharp cutting points for every new task you have.
Torpedo Level (42-291)
When hanging pictures on the wall, make sure they are straight with this 8-inch magnetic level. Made of high-impact ABS plastic for durability, this level features a top-reading vial that allows visibility from the top. Each of the three 360-degree vials is tinted for readability.
Long Nose Pliers (84-101)
Featuring a long nose to get into those hard-to-reach areas, these 6-inch pliers have a fixed joint design with a 1-inch jaw. The handle has a comfortable grip while using for bending, turning and cutting.
Slip Joint Pliers (84-097)
With a comfortable grip, these 6-inch pliers offer two locking positions with a 1/2-inch jaw for grasping and turning.
Two-Piece Screwdriver Set
These two common screwdrivers will help you with a wide range of your fastening needs. The handles are ergonomically designed with a slip-resistant textured grip for a comfortable hold. The 4-inch bars are chrome vanadium to resist corrosion and feature a magnetic tip for a secure grip on fasteners. The set includes the #2 Phillips screwdriver (65-167) and the 1/4-inch standard tip screwdriver (65-191).
The mechanics tools included are a 1/4–inch round head, full polish ratchet (85-890) and 8 SAE 1/4-inch sockets, a 1/4-inch spinner handle (86-004), a 1/4-inch bit holder (86-124), and 30 specialty bits. The two hex key sets come in durable caddies to keep keys organized, one for the 8 SAE keys and a separate one for the 8 metric keys.