Quiz: Can You Identify All of These Handyman Tools?
Can You Identify All of These Handyman Tools?
By: Bambi Turner
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About This Quiz

The pipes have burst! There is a hole in the ceiling! A draft is coming in from under the front door and  your energy bills are running sky high! What do you do? Well, as a seasoned handyman, you strap on your tool belt, pull out the power tools, and if you don't have what you need to take a drive to Home Depot or Lowes and stock up.

You've always grown up with the natural ability to fix nearly anything. You've even gone as far as fixing things that don't need fixing, or as you like to say, "I'm just tweaking it." If this all sounds way too familiar, then this quiz was designed specially for you!

You know what it means to use the right tools for the job, but how good are you at identifying those tools? Do you know the difference between a Phillips and a flat head screwdriver? How about a crescent wrench and a vise grip? Do you know why you would use a jig saw instead of a miter saw, or what the heck a stud finder is for?

You might use these tools, but what we want to know is, do you know their names? Take this quiz to see if you are the handyman you really think you are!

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