Tool School: Meet the Rigid MEGAMax Interchangeable Tool System

Tool School: Rigid MEGAMax
This post is sponsored by the Home Depot

The  Rigid MEGAMax is a hulking monster-tool. It's the Optimus Prime of home improvement. If they ever make a movie about power tools coming to life and taking over the world, forcing us DIYers to labor at the thankless tasks they've plied for so long, well, then this tool will be their leader. 

The MEGAMax is a really powerful interchangeable tool system just introduced by RIGID. The Powerbase includes an 18V brushless motor and can automatically identify which tool head you've attached (and adjust battery/motor output accordingly). Continue Reading

How To Drill a Drain Hole in a Ceramic Pot

created at: 05/20/2010

Many a charming ceramic pots have been passed up due to the lack of a drainage hole. Sometimes I can’t resist and I buy them regardless, attempting to do the French Drain (where did that term come from?) where you spread rocks in the bottom to provide a reservoir for excess water. Also, many a soggy, dead flowers…

created at: 05/20/2010

I really didn’t know that there was a ceramic drill bit you could use to drill a nice little hole right through the bottom of a ceramic pot. Continue Reading