Best Gifts for a Handyman (2020)
Whether your handyman has a budding tool collection or a garage full of tools and equipment, there’s always room for a new gift. To help you surprise the tool-inclined person in your life, we’ve rounded up 15 gift ideas that are sure to help your handyman get their job done.
IRWIN Vise-Grip Adjustable Wrench Set
Shop Now: $58.36
Having a solid grip on your project starts with a quality adjustable wrench set. As a workshop essential, wrenches are designed to help your handyman tweak their car’s engine or tighten a bolt. This IRWIN wrench set includes 6-, 8-, 10-, and 12-inch wrenches and a convenient plastic holder tray for storage. Additionally, each wrench is constructed with long-lasting chrome vanadium steel and is wrapped in an overgrip for maximum comfort.
Rite In The Rain Weatherproof Top-Spiral Notebook
Shop Now: $10.49
Writing measurements or notes on a spare piece of wood or notebook paper is an inefficient way for your handyman to work. To help them complete their project with less effort, consider purchasing this waterproof notebook from Rite In The Rain. This spiral notebook comes in a three-pack with each book containing 100 pages of waterproof paper able to withstand water, grease, sweat, and other page-warping elements. As a bonus, the notebook is recyclable so your handyman can be eco-conscious.
LEATHERMAN Wave Plus Multi Tool
Shop Now: $99.95
If your handyman needs a multi-purpose tool, consider buying the Wave Plus Multi Tool, a convenient product that contains over 10 unique tools, including wire cutters, spring-action scissors, and a bottle opener. Whether on a camping trip or working on a small indoor task, your handyman is sure to get their money’s worth from this pocket-sized tool.
CRAFTSMAN 25-Foot Tape Measure
Shop Now: $9.87
Nothing beats a brand new tape measure that retracts with ease and is free of wear and tear. This 25-foot tape measure from CRAFTSMAN is a traditional tape contained within a durable metal frame and backed by a limited lifetime warranty. The one-inch wide tape contains large, easy-to-read numbers so that your handyman can get the job done the first time around.
Bucket Boss Builder’s Tool Belt
Shop Now: $41.99
Owning a quality tool belt helps ensure that you can secure and easily access a variety of tools. This Bucket Boss tool belt has adjustable pouches and a durable steel buckle that can help the craftsman in your life complete their heavy-duty DIY project. Additionally, your purchase is secure with Bucket Boss’ one-year limited warranty.
Honeywell LED Work Light
Shop Now: $25.99
With this Honeywell LED light, your handyman can complete his project at night or in low light. The 35-volt work light produces 3,000 lumens of light and is equipped with a convenient carrying handle. The light is adjustable as well, with a 180-degree angle bend for casting light at various heights.
DEWALT 14-Piece Drill Bit Set
Shop Now: $16.03
Drill bits are a necessity for any handyman interested in woodworking or serious DIY construction tasks. This 14-piece drill bit set from DEWALT is a solid starter kit and includes drill bits ranging from 1/16 to ½ inches in diameter. Each included bit is equipped with a titanium pilot point that grips the work surface for smoother operation and longer drill bit life. Additionally, the set is backed by a 30-day, money-back guarantee.
XSTRAP STANDARD Ratchet Tie Down Straps
Shop Now: $23.99
Whether your handyman prefers stowing items in the bed of a truck or placing them in a trailer, they must secure their cargo to prevent damage to their items or other passing vehicles. These heavy-duty ratcheting ties from XSTRAP STANDARD can help them do just that, with 180-degree, rubber-coated S-hooks and a 1,500-pound tie down capacity. This gift comes in a plastic box for simple storage and contains four ratchet handles, four tie-down straps, and two soft loops.
CRAFTSMAN 4-Tool Combo Kit
Shop Now: $179.00
If your loved one is just entering into the world of DIY construction, this four-piece power tool kit from CRAFTSMAN is a great set that can help them get started on their first project. The battery-powered tool set comes with four items, including a drill, impact driver, circular saw, and LED task light. Each tool runs on a powerful, 20-volt battery, which is included in your purchase.
Vaughan 15-Inch Multi-Function Demolition Tool
Shop Now: $19.88
This multi-functional demolition tool from Vaughan & Bushnell is made for serious DIYers and is capable of extracting nails from plywood or chiseling a hole through a shower wall. The lightweight and durable product is constructed using forged and heat-treated carbon steel and has a rubber grip for control and comfort.
KUSONKEY Universal Socket Tool Set
Shop Now: $14.99
While socket wrenches are handy, finding the right-sized socket can be a painstaking process. With this KUSONKEY universal socket attachment, your DIYer can bypass the trial and error process and loosen or tighten most nuts and bolt heads that are ¼ to ¾ inches in diameter. Additionally, this toolset comes with a power drill adapter for quick and automatic bolt removal.
WORX Pegasus Multi-Function Work Table and Saw Horse
Shop Now: $105.99
If your handyman is looking for a worktable or sawhorse for their woodworking projects, this WORX multi-function table is a go-to gift. It supports up to 300 pounds and contains two clamps for securing workpieces. If more support is needed, the worktable can fold into a sawhorse that can support up to 1,000 pounds. Additionally, this versatile workstation comes with a lower storage shelf and a collapsible, 25-pound frame for easy transportation.
PAFOWO Three-Piece Air Wedge Kit
Shop Now: $16.95
While pry bars are great for ripping up plywood or removing molding, using a pry bar or other heavy-duty demolition tool to get under an appliance or align a crooked front door could damage the wood or appliance’s coated finish. PAFOWO offers an air wedge kit that comes with three pieces, including a small, medium, and large wedge that can each support up to 300 pounds. These wedges are designed to easily slide under materials and inflate to wedge or lift items.
RAK Magnetic Wristband
Shop Now: $16.99
If your handyman is constantly dropping fasteners, this magnetic wristband from RAK can help them keep all of their materials in one convenient location. The adjustable wristband uses 10 embedded magnets to hold items like nails, screws, and washers. It has a durable nylon outer coating surrounding an inner mesh layer that can also be strapped onto a workbench or belt.
Custom Leathercraft Handyman Flex Grip Work Gloves
Shop Now: $13.40
This pair of Custom Leathercraft work gloves will keep your hands protected while working around the home. The durable gloves come in five sizes to fit almost any hand size and are insulated to keep fingers warm during colder weather. These gloves also have a wing closing strap to keep hands secure and inner stitching to prevent snags and rips.
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