The 5 best basic toolkits for simple home repairs

Billy K. CorbinStarred Page By Billy K. Corbin, 18th Nov 2017 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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With time, home repairs are inevitable. If you are wondering what tools to have, here is a list of the 5 best basic toolkits for simple home repairs.


If you love DIY tasks, it's no doubt that you will need to have a set of tools to make your work easier. If you want to stock your tools quickly, the best way can be buying toolkits. They are very convenient when it comes to simple home repair projects. If you are not sure which toolkit to buy, check out the 5 best basic toolkits for simple home repairs.

1. Porter cable 4-tool combo kit

Compared to the cordless type, this combo kit needs a cable connection to a power source. It is a fantastic power tool set with tools that feature a nice design and are lightweight. According to Rotary Tools Guy They are designed to provide you with great performance to get the job well done. Includes a compact lithium drill/driver which features a gearbox and a metal single sleeve chuck.

2. 76-piece HDX homeowner's tool

This toolset condenses to about one square foot making it very much portable and giving you an easy time when storing it. The kit includes a tape measure, an adjustable wrench, pliers and a utility knife. The tools are made of steel which a high-quality material for durability and strength.

3. Kobalt 230 piece household tool set

The set includes a good number of sockets, spinner handle, an adapter set, adjustable wrench, wire stripper, a hammer and a tape measure among whole other tools that will never disappoint you when it comes to home repairs. The tools are made of steel making them rust-resistant and very much durable offering you a long period of service.

4. Black and Decker LDX120PK project kit

This is a must-have kit to help you with house projects. It comes with a variety of sockets, screwdrivers, pliers, wrenches and a unique lithium drill which provides an extra level of control. IT also comes with a bag for carrying the tools around when you are working and also for easy storage of the tools. Its batteries hold charge for up to 18 months, and therefore you will be able to use the tools for long without having to charge often.

5. Stanley 65-piece tool kit

The 65-piece tool kit has all the tools that you need to complete basic DIY projects around your house. Storing the tools is so easy and they are made from high-quality steel to maximize performance. It includes a 13-ounce hammer, one slip joint pliers, a snap-off knife, a standard screwdriver, a roundhead ratchet, and sockets, just to mention but a few.


With the 5 best basic toolkits for simple home repairs, you can keep your tools safe in one place and get to spend less money buying them at once compared to buying them one by one. Choose any of the above toolkits and I assure you it will be worth the money. There are more tools that you can add to the list like rotary tools which also aid in home repair projects.


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