Around the home or office, you really never know when something can go wrong, but with some basic hand tools, you can take care of a lot of these hiccups—which is where our top 10 household tool kits come in handy. Household tool kits are a great answer to many of these maintenance issues, but how do you know which kits are worth the buy, and which should be left shelf-side altogether? Leave the guessing game to yesteryear, and follow along for the scoop on the best household tool kits right now.
1. Vastar 102-Piece Home Repair Tool Kit
This 102-Piece Home Repair Tool Kit by Vastar is really a great deal for the buck. With 102 included tools, from sockets to Allen keys and everything between, anyone has a great chance of making household repairs. Also, with ergonomic handle designs and an included carry case that fits everything securely, some of the frustrations experienced in other kits are truly minimized. We also really liked the measuring tape that reads metric and standard measurements all in one.
2. WORKPRO W009037A 322-Piece Home Repair
For those really wanting a comprehensive arsenal of affordable yet decent tools, WORKPRO brings us the king of affordable household tool kits with its 322-piece kit. This kit comes with all of the standard tools found traditionally in other tool kits but also comes with many, great extras like razor refills, electrical tape, wall hangers, a torpedo level, and virtually every household size in drivers, bits, and sockets. Finally, this all comes with a handy 18″ heavy-duty nylon tool bag with its own optional shoulder strap.
3. Cartman 39-Piece Tool Set
Cartman’s 39-Piece Tool Set is the epitome of the traditional, cheap household tool kit, perfect for all those quick fixes and miscellaneous adjustments at home or in the office. While this is a smaller kit, it includes some thoughtful bonuses like scissors, a 10′ tape measure, and four mini screwdrivers for working with the tiniest of screws. All of the tools here are built to ANSI standards and come with a nice, blow-molded, hard-plastic carry case that doesn’t disappoint.
4. WORKPRO 103-Piece Ladies Pink Tool Kit
WORKPRO hits our list once more with its super-handy 103-Piece Ladies Pink Tool Kit. While its vibrant, pink accents make this toolkit stand out from the rest, so too does its overall quality and the selection of tools it brings to the table. A 16′ tape measure, strong hammer, mini screwdrivers, pliers, and razor knife come among the many components here, and a stylish tool bag holds everything just right when it’s finally time to pack it in.
5. Apollo Tools DT0773N1 Pink Household Tool Kit
Apollo Tools provides a solid and highly affordable household tool kit with its model DT0773N1. This pink-themed kit isn’t just marketed for women but, rather, to anyone wanting to show their support for breast cancer research efforts, as each kit purchased assures a donation from Apollo Tools. In this kit comes a healthy array of the standard, traditional tools such as a hammer, razor knife, and tape measure, but on top of these, the company has also included a power driver and small screw kit for even more convenience.
6. Black and Decker BDCDD12PK 60-Piece Home Tool Kit With Drill
The model BDCDD12PK 60-Piece Home Tool Kit With Drill by Black and Decker may just be the overall best cheap tool kit on our list. This top pick comes with 60 individual tools, all made by the famous tool company, as well as a 12V drill and charger of the namesake maker. The tools here are solid as is the accompanying tool bag, and with Black and Decker’s included customer support service, you know you’ve got a product made by a company who will wholeheartedly back it all the way.
7. TECCPO 102-Piece Household Hand Tool Kit
TECCPO really does it right with this top choice in mid-sized, affordable household tool kits. Here, we have a well thought out selection of quality tools to include needle-nose pliers, an adjustable wrench, a torpedo level, standard and metric Allen key sets, and plenty more. We also awarded extra points for this kit’s ergonomic and brightly visible tool handle designs as well as its rugged carrying case that always holds the tools tightly in order all throughout transit.
8. Dekopro 128-Piece General Household Hand Tool Kit
Another great, best pick in mid-size household tool kits comes courtesy of Dekopro with the company’s 128-Piece General Household Hand Tool Kit. This kit doesn’t leave much to the imagination as it includes all you need in most cases when it comes to sockets, pliers, Allen keys, screwdrivers and drivers, and even a solid claw hammer and tape measure. Even better, Dekopro also includes a wide range of driver bits, some critical driving adapters, and wall anchors in this deal of a kit.
9. 205-Piece Household Mechanics Tool Kit
For those looking for a more “mechanic-like” kit that resembles an automotive mechanic’s tool kit, this 205-piece set gets pretty close. With this said, this set comes with a vast socket and crescent wrench assortment in addition to numerous types of drivers and ratchets. Throughout the whole selection, no corners are cut when it comes to providing the user with both a metric and standard option in every tool. Finally, the kit’s super-sturdy carrying case works very well for transit as well as put to use as a wall-hung case using its pre-plotted holes and mounting system.
10. Brinonac 41-Piece Household Tool Set
Brinonac’s 41-Piece Household Tool Set is yet another highly recommended choice in affordable, simple toolsets for the home or office. This set includes a 3M tape measure, an adjustable wrench, a flashlight, screwdrivers, a digital voltage tester, and razor knife, among many, other, useful components. Finally, a comprehensive 1-year warranty and a well-made carrying case to hold it all together round things out very nicely in this highly affordable at-home tool kit.
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