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Right in the beginning before I discovered my love for DIY  the only tools in our house belonged to my husband I didn’t really use any of them… Now I actually own more tools than Shaun..

Sanders

I used to have a Black & Decker Mouse sander, which I used quite often, but since upgrading to the Makita Orbital Sander, I have not used it as much. We also have a belt sander, which was our first ever sander and cost around £20.00 from B&Q.

Drills

This is probably my most used tool in the house, as you know I love a gallery wall. We currently have a set of Ryobi Drills, which we both love.

Jigsaw

This is a very handy tool and saves using a normal saw. So much quicker and easier to do.  I use this Bosch Jigsaw  PST 650 and find it is easy to use. Please use with caution! 

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Circular Saw

During our home renovation projects, the Von Hous circular saw came in very handy!

Table Saw

I really got into woodwork and decided to invest in a table saw, which we got from Amazon.

Scroll Saw

I got this Scheppach scroll saw free of charge (as part of my collaboration with FFX*)

Nail Gun

This VonHaus Cordless nail gun is the perfect tool as it works with nails and staples. I used it on many of my projects and it worked a treat on the privacy screen we built in the garden.

Dremel

This is a brilliant tool and again was a gift for my birthday.

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The accessory set was a gift from Shaun and you can find a similar set here.

Sewing Machine

I got my sewing machine in a local shop, but you find plenty of sewing machines online, depending on your needs. Mine is pretty basic but works for me!

I am not a seamstress, but I do love using my sewing machine on my projects.  I am not brilliant at it, but I am getting better with time.

Tool Box

Don’t be fooled by the colour, this toolbox means business and comes in handy when I am running around from room to room accessing my various projects.  I am also sharing my husband’s toolbox (and sometimes my father in law’s as he has way more stuff in his garage!)

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Staple Gun

I used to have a Stanley staple gun which I loved (in the photo) , but after a few projects I decided I needed an upgrade and got an electric one instead.

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Glue gun

I used to use a glue gun which I bought for a fiver from the craft shop, but since I have been using the glue gun on quite a few projects, I was happy to receive this Ryobi glee gun as part of a project and collaboration with the brand (I received it free of charge)

Line Laser

This little gadget is a fabulous tool! I have used it on various projects, when I painted the spare bedroom and also when we added the dado rail in the hallway.