zenGOT Handy Work Essential Tools

Published March 14, 2018 by zenGOT™ Support

  • Claw hammer (yes, it’s your standard hammer)
  • Rubber mallet
  • Sledge hammer
  • Putty knife
  • Screwdriver set that includes flathead and Phillips (or a multibit one that has exchangeable bits)
  • Drill (cordless ones will allow for more mobility)
  • Drill bits
  • Needle-nose pliers (also called long-nose pliers)
  • Locking pliers
  • Slip joint pliers
  • C-clamp
  • Tape measure
  • Level (e.g. torpedo, laser, carpenter, or iPhone app version)
  • Crescent wrench
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Socket wrench (a.k.a. ratchet)
  • Allen wrench
  • Staple gun
  • Stud finder
  • Chisel
  • Utility knife
  • Handsaw
  • Awl
  • Auger (snake)
  • Combination or speed square
  • Plunger
  • Wire brush
  • Crowbar
  • Sealant gun

 

General Purpose Products and Equipment

  • Safety goggles
  • Camera
  • Ladder(s) (step ladder and 6 ft., 10 ft., or higher)
  • Gloves (e.g. rubber, leather)
  • Earplugs
  • Rags
  • Tool belt
  • Dust mask
  • Knee pads
  • Duct tape
  • Scissors
  • Putty
  • Extension cord
  • Flashlight(s)
  • Pencil
  • Nails, nuts, bolts, washers, screws
  • Caulk
  • Grout
  • Adhesive
  • WD-40
  • Cleaning agents (e.g. degreaser, adhesive removers)
  • Hanging wire
  • 5-gallon buckets
  • Sandpaper

 

Painting Tools/Supplies (Only if providing painting services)

  • Brushes (angled, straight, varied sizes)
  • Rollers
  • Long roller frame(s)
  • Taping blades
  • Scraper
  • Scaffolding (for larger rooms, ceilings, or weird spaces)
  • Manual or power sander
  • Sponges
  • Spackle
  • Paint trays
  • Chalk liner