Lowes power tools are great for quick jobs around the house or large-scale projects. Browsing power tools on Lowes.com will help you find the right tools for the job for less money.
Decide what kind of user you are – occasional or serious user. An occasional user can get by with a less expensive tool, while a serious tool user should only buy professional power tools.
Tools normally last for dozens of years, so select a brand that is built to last. Lowes Home Improvement carries many of the top manufacturers including Dewalt Tools, Black and Decker, Skil, Bosch and Hitachi. Whether you are looking for power drills, saws, sanders, compressors, woodworking tools or cordless power tools, Lowes has a wide selection to choose from.
Lowes power tools and accessories have the latest technological advances including lithium ion battery technology. These batteries provide more power, run for longer periods of time and charge faster than regular cordless batteries. If you don’t currently possess any cordless power tools, Lowes carries several lithium ion tool kits that include drills, saws, impact drivers, dual batteries and kit cases.
There is nothing more satisfying than doing a job yourself. Lowes power tools guide and store associates will assist you in getting the right tool for all your home improvement projects, so you can enjoy the satisfaction of getting the job done right.
Look for a quality power tool to purchase. If you haven’t heard of the brand, either ask a sales person or research online.
Decide if you need a cordless tool. The advantages of a corded tool is they offer more power, Are usually less expensive, and there are no batteries that need to be recharged. Most cordless tools will meet the needs of any user, however, they may need to be recharged before finishing a project. If this is a concern, you may be well advised to buy additional batteries.
Compare features of the same tool with other competitors. Lowes power tools have patents on their features, and sometimes the extra feature is worth the extra money. If your tool requires a blade or extra pieces not included, make sure you look in the owner’s manual to see that company’s recommendations.
If you decide on a battery or cordless tool you will need to maintain the battery. Not using batteries for a long period between projects will shorten their life. Batteries types vary and can cause drastic price differences depending on the quality. Nickel Cadmium batteries are the lowest quality followed by better quality Nickel Metal Hydride and Lithium Ion batteries.
Always wear eye protection. Sometimes Lowes power tools are loud and you may need hearing protection as well. Cutting and sanding tools produce airborne particles and some materials may be toxic when inhaled. If in doubt, wear a dust mask or respirator.