Tool Department

“We’ve got a tool for that!”

Need a special hand tool? Chances are, we have just the thing! We carry almost every hand tool available, and at very competitive prices. The brands we carry are Craftsman, Dewalt, Milwaukee, Makita, Skil, Staley, Irwin and more. Come check out our complete selection today!

Do-It-Yourself Tutorials

Let The Tool Experts At McKinleyville Ace Show You How It’s Done

How To Use A Power Drill

A power drill is one of the most helpful tools that you can have. With a change of a bit you can drill holes, drive screws, stir paint and a whole lot more. Here’s how it works.

How To Use An Oscillating Multi Tool

Watch as Lou Manfredini, Ace’s Home Expert, teaches you how to use an Oscillating Multi Tool. See how it works and get ideas for projects to use it on.

How To Use An Angle Grinder

An angle grinder can help you cut, sharpen and grind tools. Watch this video for our tips on how to use a grinder, including how to change the wheel and position it.

How To Choose A Nail Gun

Considering adding a nail gun to your toolbox? Watch as Lou Manfredini runs through how to choose a nail gun, how to use it and other tips on using this tool.

How To Use A Finish Sander

Looking for a sander that’s easy to handle, look no further then the vibrating finish sander. See our expert tips on how to and not to use the sander as well as additional advice on how to handle this tool.

How To Use A Reciprocating Saw

From trimming tree branches to cutting pipe, see how to handle a reciprocating saw. Learn which blades work best, how to change the blade and ways to utilize it in your next project.

Turn A Craftsman Toolbox Into A Fish Tank

See a variety of tools in action as this tutorial shows you how to transform an old craftsman toolbox into a functioning fish tank.