41 Practical Tool Gifts for Handyman Pros

Last updated July 19, 2022

Gifts for Handyman Guys

This blog post will help you find a gift for any handyman in your life. We have gift ideas that will please the handyman in your life. So, check out these handy products before you buy new tools for his home projects.

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Garage Workshop Must Haves

There’s something about a man’s workshop that just feels right. It’s like a place where he can be himself, free to work on any project, without judgment. It’s also a perfect opportunity to give him a gift he’ll love. The following items are must-haves for any workshop.

Rolling Tool Cart with Wood Top

This Husky 36 in. 3-Drawer Rolling Tool Cart with Wood Top is perfect for the garage, shop or home. The solid wood top makes a great work surface, and the versatile storage options keeps his tools and supplies organized and easy to find.

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Pro-Lift Z-Creeper Seat

Sleek and modern, this Z-Creeper Seat is a great addition to his garage or shop. The seat of the creeper easily converts from creeper to seat. Thick padded cushions create a comfortable base for easy access and movement. 6 swivel wheels allow him to move easily around the work area while vinyl padding on the seat and headrest make it comfortable while working in any position.

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Tool Box with Wheels

The DEWALT TSTAK Mobile Storage unit is a great way to get your tools around with ease. The large volume storage tool box has rust-resistant metal latches, bi-material top handle and side latches that allow stacking all other TSTAK units on top. With durable 7-inch wheels, this is a great maneuverability solution.

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Folding Sawhorse/Jobsite Table

The ToughBuilt® C550 Sawhorse and Jobsite Table is durable, rugged and offers unparalleled value. Constructed of 100% high-grade steel, this sawhorse has a remarkable 1100 lb. capacity alone, and 2200 lb. per pair. Features 2x4 support arms that transform 2 sawhorses into a solid jobsite table. Also includes innovative material support pegs that allow upright storage of materials and easy cutting.

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Masterplug Large Cord Reel

This Masterplug 80 foot Large Cord Reel is perfect for the home handyman. It has a comfortable, pull-out drum wind handle that makes winding the high visibility cord quick and easy. With four powered outlets and a super comfortable ridged handle, this cord reel delivers a level of performance and innovation not found in other cords. Plus, the safety overload circuit breaker with LED power indicator ensures that your devices are always safe and secure. So, whether you're at an outdoor event or just need some extra power around the house, this Masterplug extension cord is the perfect solution.

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Wet/Dry Vac by DeWALT

Portable 6 gallon wet/dry shop vac ideal for clean-up jobs. Powerful 4 peak horsepower motor provides just the amount of suction needed to most any cleanup job. Ultra durable rubberized casters allow smooth swiveling for easily maneuver through the job site. 10' power cord with cord wrap helps reach almost any cleanup need. Ideal for smaller jobsite cleanups, the portable 6 Gallon poly wet/dry vac features a built-in blower port powerful enough to blow sawdust and debri in his workshop.

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Telescoping Ladder

The Ohuhu 12.5 ft Aluminum One-Button Retraction Ladder is designed to make his life easier! The one button retraction system allows him to easily slide the ladder down with a simple push of a button, to make it hassle free. With its lightweight aluminum alloy construction and rock-solid stability, this ladder will give him years of reliable service. It’s perfect for home improvement projects, cleaning windows or electrical work.

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Beverage Refrigerator and Cooler

This beverage refrigerator is perfect when he works on projects in his shop. Easy and immediate access to refreshments is essential. This could be one of the most useful gifts on this list. The adjustable shelves allow him to customize the space inside the refrigerator. 3 removable chrome shelves can be adjusted to fit bottles, cans, or wine bottles.

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Deodorizing Dryer for Shoes, Boots, Gloves and Hats

The Everlasting Comfort Deodorizing Boot Dryer - Dries in Under 80 Minutes - Great way to get his shoes dried quickly. Whether he's had them outside all day or they're wet from the rain, this boot dryer will have them dried in no time!

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Garage Gadgets and Tools

Men have been using gadgets and tools for centuries to get things done. Whether it be driving stakes into the ground or building a house from scratch, he needs tools that can do the job-and do it well! In this section, we’ll review some of the most common tool gifts for dad.

Laser Level Tool

Line Laser Level Tool’s 100ft Green Self Leveling Laser Line Level is ideal for leveling, aligning, and measuring. This laser level tool has a self-leveling feature that works in three different modes to provide the longest working time while saving power. The green beam light is easy to see from a distance and provides high precision so you can get your job done fast. The one-button control makes operation simple and portable for indoor or outdoor use!

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Bosch Blaze Pro - 165ft Laser Distance Measurer

The Bosch Blaze Pro GLM165-40 165ft Laser Distance Measure is the perfect tool for anyone needing to quickly and accurately measure distances. With its accuracy to within 1/16 inch, the Blaze Pro is perfect for any job that needs precise measurements. The auto square function also allows you to calculate square footage with the push of a button, making estimates fast and easy.

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Time Lapse Camera

ATLI EON Time Lapse Camera is a full HD time-lapse camera that captures photo sequence files and generates time-lapse video automatically. Without using expensive equipment and post-editing software, this camera makes it easy for him to record his work, download time-lapse to his device and share it instantly on social media.

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Cordless Drill Combo Kit

This DEWALT Cordless Drill Combo Kit comes with two powerful, yet compact and lightweight tools: the DCD771 20V max 1/2-inch Drill/Driver, and the DCF885 1/4-inch Impact Driver. The ergonomic handles on both tools provide comfort and control, while the LED light ensures superior visibility in tight spaces. Whether he's completing a wide range of tasks or just needs a handy toolkit for around the house, this DEWALT combo kit has him covered.

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Dremel High Performance Rotary Tool Kit

The Dremel 4300 is the first Dremel rotary multi tool to allow tool-less and collet-less accessory changes with the inclusion of the three-jaw chuck. The chuck accepts all Dremel accessory shank sizes for fast and convenient accessory changes without ever using a wrench. Featuring the all-new pivot light, your projects are well-lit with an optimum line of sight since the light pivots to direct illumination where you want it.

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Crescent 170 Piece General Purpose Tool Set

This is a Crescent 170 Piece General Purpose Tool Set - Closed Case - CTK170CMP2. It contains the most popular tools for home, shop and garage use. This set contains all of the essentials. The kit features a sturdy blow molded case that folds for easy storage and transport. All of the tools are made from high quality steel and have been heat treated to ensure long life. The handles feature ergonomic rubber grips with finger grooves for added comfort and control while in use.

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Magnetic Wristband

The RAK Magnetic Wristband with Strong Magnets for Holding Screws, Nails is a must have tool accessory for any handyman. Comes with 10 powerful magnets embedded in the wristband that will hold screws, nails, bolts and drill bits effortlessly so he can focus on his project without having to worry about dropping nails, screws, nuts or bots. Whether he's working on an art project or home improvement project, this tool accessory will make his life easier!

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Universal Socket Wrench Set

This Universal Socket Wrench Set is a super multi tool that's capable of tackling many tasks! It's great for the automobile industry, home maintenance, manufacturing, construction and more. Plus, it's favored by DIY enthusiasts for home decoration projects. The sockets are compatible with all types of nut bolts, making it a versatile tool set for any need.

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Flexible Extention Screwdriver Drill Bit Holder

The right bit for the job! Yosoo flexible extension bits can be attached to drill, impact or multi bit screwdriver. It bends, twists and turns to get into the tightest and awkward spaces with ease. The flexible shaft is great for attaching to your power screwdriver. Attaches easily and stays secure until you remove it!

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Work Gear for Men

Proper work gear is one of the most important things to consider when doing any type of home improvement project. If he’s a handyman and using work gear, there’s a good chance that they’ll get very worn and dirty over time. But, it’s not always easy to find gear that are both stylish and functional. If you don’t know where to start when it comes to picking out new work gear for men, the following items are a good start.

Tool Bag Backpack

This creative gift is made from 1680D oxford cloth which is durable and tough, just like canvas. The padded back support and thick shoulder straps make it comfortable to wear, even when fully loaded down with all his gear. And the stronger stitching means this backpack will stand up to any job, no matter how tough.

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Carpenter's Nail and Tool Bag

This CLC Custom Leathercraft nail and tool bag is a great choice for his tool kit. This 10-pocket tool bag has an easy-access design with double gussets to keep front pockets wide open. The durable leather construction of this CLC nail and tool bag makes it ideal for extended use.

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Heavy Duty Construction Work Apron

The CLC Custom Leathercraft 527X Heavy Duty Top Grain Suede Construction Work Apron is the perfect choice for professional contractors and DIYers alike. The apron features 12 total pockets, including four main nail and tool pockets that are designed to hold your tools securely and eight smaller pockets for pencils, pliers, or other small items. The 2-inch poly web belt with roller buckle makes it easy to adjust the fit quickly. This work apron fits waist sizes from 29" to 49".

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Tool Belt with Suspender Vest

This tool belt is made with real leather. It has a lot of pockets for every tool he need's to carry. This is the most comfortable, durable and convenient tool belt that he'll ever own! Perfect for any type of job - for a handyman, construction worker, electrical engineer, carpenter tools, framers, you name it! This leather tool belt bag can handle any job.

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Garage Workshop Organization

His workshop is where all of his tools live, but he may need some help to get them organized. These father’s day gift ideas will keep his workshop tidy and well-organized. Read on to see the best tool gifts to help keep his space organized.

ToughBuilt Tool Bag

Looking for a heavy-duty tool bag that can protect your tools? Look no further than the ToughBuilt - 12" Massive Mouth w/Waterproof Base. This tool organizer is built with a rigid, plastic hard body liner and heavy-duty construction to keep your tools safe. The patent pending wide mouth design is the widest opening on the market today, making it easy to grab whatever tool you need. With a variety of pockets and loops, this organizer is perfect for any contractor, plumber, carpenter, lineman, technician, or tradesman.

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Power Tool Organizer Storage

A storage rack is a great father's day gift. He can dock his cordless drill, compact drill or a complete set of drills and other accessories, keeping them organized and in one place. This storage center is designed with a drawer so he can store parts separately from the tools. It's also a convenient way to store rechargeable batteries while they're plugged in.

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Overhead Garage Storage Rack

This overhead garage storage rack is perfect for storing seasonal items or unused belongings. The adjustable ceiling garage rack can drop down from 22'' to 40'' to provide up to 105 cu. ft. of storage. With a quality build and safe design, this overhead garage storage rack is perfect for the garage or workshop.

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Ulti-MATE 7-Piece Garage Cabinet

The Ulti-MATE Garage 2.0 Series is the next level of this award-winning cabinet line. This seven (7) piece kit with bamboo worktop provides versatile oversized storage cabinets for a clutter-free workspace. With metallic gloss car-like color facing, radius profile, wall mount and feet options, industrial strength 1" thick shelf, soft-close hinges and unique integrated recessed worktop, this set is fun and functional.

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Slat Wall Super Organizer Bundle (64 sqft)

CrownWall is the world's first modular wall panel system that can be configured to fit any workshop or garage. With CrownWall, he can create a variety of storage solutions. This bundle includes one 64 square foot panel and 26 pieces of accessories (5 shelves, 18 hooks, 2 brackets). CrownWall is made from PVC which is easily recycled at any waste management facility. It also has non-toxic materials with no odor or harmful fumes. The design makes it easy to cut and customize panels with a saw or scissors.

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Metal Storage Cabinet

This is a great storage closet for the garage. It’s big enough to fit all of his stuff and has lots of cool features like adjustable shelves, pegboard and accessories, and leg levelers. It has a shelf height adjustment so he can adjust the height of each shelf to meet his needs. The legs are also adjustable in case there's uneven flooring. And it comes with two hooks to hang things on the door.

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Personalized Signs

There is no reason for him to do his handy work without proper signage for his shop! Make sure his workshop gets the attention it deserves with a personalized signed. This section will help you pick the right sign for your handyman’s garage workshop.

Personalized Garage Neon Sign

Looking for a little brightness and interesting decoration for his garage or workshop? ADVPRO's LED neon signs may deliver just the right amount of luminosity. Add a pop of color with these lovely, eye-catching decorations that stand out no matter where you put them. ADVPRO light signs are fun and easy to maintain - no noxious gas or mercury required!

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Customized Circular Saw Blade Clock

This unique circular saw blade clock is perfect for handymen or anyone who appreciates a good piece of machinery. It's CNC cut from 16 gauge steel and available in brushed metal or a basic color of your choice. It can also be shipped in bare metal (un-painted), if desired. Although this saw looks real and is made of real metal, it is a custom/personalized decoration item and is not meant to be used for cutting or placed into a machine!

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Personalized Workshop Sign

This is a uniquely crafted wood sign that is perfect for any man in your life. The sign is made from 3/4" solid pine and stained with a two-tone finish. It also features 3D lettering and images that really pop out. Plus, it includes a sawtooth hanger on the back for quick and easy hanging.

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Fun Handyman Gifts

Handymen are the unsung heroes of our homes. They keep our homes running smooth and put up with all our complaints about leaky faucets and broken furniture. So it’s time to say thank you! This list will take the stress out of finding father’s day gifts!

The Tool Book: A Tool Lover's Guide to Over 200 Hand Tools

The Tool Book is a tool lover's guide to over 200 hand tools. It features full-color, step-by-step photographs and detailed descriptions of how to use the tools effectively, understand them better, and how to properly care for them. Whether you're a DIYer or professional tradesperson, The Tool Book will help you get more out of your tools.

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The Complete Do-it-Yourself Manual Newly Updated

"The Complete Do-it-Yourself Manual Newly Updated" is the leading manual for home improvements. It provides clear, step-by-step instructions on how to complete a wide range of projects from painting and wallpapering to installing tile flooring and building decks. The newly updated edition includes information on the latest materials, tools, technology and techniques.

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Don't Touch My Sh*t

Give him this funny warning sign to let people know that this is HIS space and it's not for everybody! This funny sign will help protect his privacy and keep unwanted guests out of his private area. So if he's tired of people touching his sh*t then give him one of these hilarious signs now!

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Shirts for Garage Lovers

There’s no need to spend a fortune on gifts for the handyman in your life. These fun gift ideas are sure to please.

I'll be in my office

Looking for a fun and unique gift for the woodworking superhero in your life? Made from 100% cotton, this t-shirt is perfect for anyone who loves to work with wood, from beginner to expert. With a cool and casual tone, this shirt is perfect for any man who loves sawdust and electric saws.

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Sawdust is Man Glitter

Funny woodworking saw dust t-shirt for men. This woodworking shirt makes a great birthday gift for dad or husband who works in the shop.

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I Turn Wood into Things, What's Your Superpower?

I Turn Wood into Things tee shirt is perfect for the woodworker in your life. This funny woodworking t-shirt is a good choice for men that love working with wood. The cotton tee is comfortable and breathable, and the screen print is soft to the touch.

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Professional Fixologist

The perfect gift for all of the handsome handymen out there. A funny t-shirt to give to your husband, friend or family member. Jack-of-all-trades, repairman, builder, fixer, DIY freak, craftsman driven to improve his home from plumbing to ceiling!

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I Cant I Have Plans In The Garage

This hilarious tee is perfect for anyone who loves to work on DIY projects or just likes to have a good laugh. Made from 100% cotton, this shirt is comfortable and machine-washable, making it a great choice for everyday wear.

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I enjoy romantic walks through the hardware store

This shirt is perfect for anyone who loves spending time in hardware stores. Whether you're a handyman or just enjoy the peace and quiet, this shirt is sure to make you laugh.

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Eat, Sleep, Fix Stuff, Repeat!

T-shirt for the hard working, handyman. Makes a great gift for Father's Day or any day!

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