The Nice List: Top 5 Tools and Gadgets Every Remodeler Will Love

December 18, 2017
3M Safety Glasses

Tis the season to give! The holidays are here, and it’s time to consider gifts for everyone – from your friends in the industry to a special someone who loves DIY! A few thoughtful items will help show appreciation for all the hard work you and your team have accomplished during the course of the year. Stash the housewrap and grab the giftwrap. Here are some of the hottest gift ideas for remodelers, contractors and renovation specialists.


1. 3M SecureFit Safety Eyewear (3 pack) ($9.97): Safety and comfort combine in these eyewear glasses with anti-fog lens for strength and impact-resistance. Featuring an adjustable nose pad for personalization and 99 percent UV absorption, the 3M Secure Fit Safety Eyewear changes the game by providing both excellent coverage and a good field of vision. Protecting your eyes never goes out of style.

Husky flashlight

2. Husky flashlight Dual-Beam ($19.97): The gift your contractor friends didn’t know they needed. This durable flashlight is waterproof up to 1 meter and drop tested from 30 feet. With high power LED and COB chip for wide range lighting, the Husky 700 Lumen Dual Beam unbreakable aluminum flashlight is an essential for every remodeler’s tool kit. Three featured light modes provide spot, flood and both spot and flood lights with batteries included.

Milwaukee combo kit

3. Milwaukee Combo Kit (4-tool) ($399): For the most efficient blend of power, weight and performance on the job, the Milwaukee Cordless 4-Tool Combo kit is a must-have. With hammer drill, Hackzall, impact driver and work light included, the set has everything remodelers need to drill, saw and drive through a variety of materials and complete any home project. The kit also boosts Milwaukee’s innovative design carefully crafted into each item for long-lasting performance capabilities and best-in-class construction.


DeWalt tape measure


4. DeWalt Tape Measure ($19.97): From plumbing to carpentry and many other applications, DEWALT’s 30 foot tape measure features a fractional read for quick and easy measurements, a rubber slide lock for added comfort and a lanyard slot for convenience. The wide blade improves stability and the compact sizes makes this tape measure an easy choice for the remodeler’s tool belt. Help make estimates easy with this classic tool.


5. The Home Depot Gift Card: The options are endless! With a Home Depot gift card, you can be sure your team, friends and family select exactly what they want and need.


Southern Division Pro Director

Sulema is responsible for the Pro business in The Home Depot’s Southern Division, leading a team of more than 80 Pro Account Representatives in an area that encompasses 700 stores across 13 states. She has over 18 years of experience at The Home Depot, starting in 1999 as a part-time cashier while she earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration. During her time at Home Depot, Sulema has served in a variety of roles and capacities – including Department Supervisor, Assistant Store Manager, Store Manager and District Manager.