1. Preparing Your Home for Winter: 7 Investments You Should Consider

    Preparing Your Home for Winter: 7 Investments You Should Consider

    In the words of Jon Snow, winter is coming. There’s not long left to get everything in order for those colder months. Winter is a time for cosy nights in, Christmas preparation and spending time with friends and family. Or at least it should be…Make sure you’re not missing out on the festivities by preparing for winter with My Tool Shed’s top 7 home essentials.1. Outdoor lightingAs the cold weathe ...

  2. Cold Weather Essentials for Outdoor Work

    Cold Weather Essentials for Outdoor Work

    We’re quickly turning the corner into winter, and with that comes cold weather, dark evenings and frozen ground. Working outdoors in these conditions can be daunting and, sometimes, even dangerous. Lucky for you, My Tool Shed are here to help. Read on to discover our essentials for keeping safe and warm while you work outdoors in the winter.  Gloves  Numb fingers can be a work-hindering nuisance ...

  3. An Introduction to Heat Guns - Uses, Types & What to Consider

    An Introduction to Heat Guns - Uses, Types & What to Consider

    Whether you’re a professional handyman, an avid DIYer or just a complete novice, a heat gun is a handy tool to have in your kit. Tackling home improvements from stripping paint to drying out damp wood, heat guns are a versatile and useful addition to your collection.  However, like most tools, it can be difficult to decide on the right one for you with all the options available. Read on for ...

  4. What Are the Different Kinds of Garden Power Tools?

    What Are the Different Kinds of Garden Power Tools?

    Whether you’re a professional landscaper or a newbie home gardener, it’s important to be prepared with the right equipment. Sometimes handheld tools just don’t cut the mustard – or the hedges – and it might be time to up your game with garden power tools. They could make it easier to create the landscape of your dreams. So, here a are a few garden essentials to stick in your shed... Lawn mower P ...

  5. 6 Essential Types of Personal Protective Equipment

    6 Essential Types of Personal Protective Equipment

    Whether it’s keeping yourself or your employees safe, you need to ensure you’ve got the right types of personal protection equipment (PPE). Safety includes instructions, training and supervision, but this can all be next-to-useless without the correct personal protective equipment. So, this post will look at the six essential things you need to keep yourself protected at work. 1. Respiratory prot ...

  6. Best Mitre Saws  2018

    Best Mitre Saws 2018

    Shopping around for your first Mitre Saw can be a bit of a minefield and understanding the key features or applications of each machine is essential to getting the best saw for your money. A Brief Explanation of Mitre Saws Mitre Saws exist to perform those complex jobs, for repeated accurate and precise cuts in a variety of tasks. Spring can be a popular time in the Decorating / Kitching Fitti ...

  7. Get Smart with Home Security

    Get Smart with Home Security

    Notoriously dark nights attract light fingers. During Autumn and Winter months there is a higher risk of theft in the home. Studies show that 62% of burglaries take place at night and many opportunists can be in and out as early as 4pm-7pm. Having a home that is well protected give us all greater peace of mind. My Tool Shed are here to help keep you and your belongings safe. We have increased ou ...