We all have friends, family members, or significant others who love to work on DIY projects. Finding the perfect gift for these DIY enthusiasts can be a challenge, but fear not! We have compiled a list of the top 24 tool gifts for DIYers in 2023. If you can’t find something amazing for them here, you won’t find it anywhere else!
Table of Contents
- Best Tool Gifts for DIYers Under $25
- Best Tool Gifts for DIYers Under $50
- Best Tool Gifts for DIYers Under $100 (or so)
- Our Favorite DIY Tools
- Looking for more DIY tool gift ideas?
Milwaukee 10-Piece Titanium Nitride Blaster Bit Set
These bits are perfect for handling a wide range of materials, from wood to metal. With titanium nitride coatings, they are ideal for thinner steels and non-hardening metals. These bits have excellent chip evacuation and don’t heat up as quickly as other drills, making them a standout choice in our tests. Plus, the Quad-Edge bit drills holes 30% faster than other split-point bits, earning its spot on our list of the best drills.
Klein-Kurve Wire Strippers
Every handyman needs a reliable pair of wire strippers, and the Klein Kurve Wire Strippers are a standout choice. Klein offers a variety of wire strippers for every occasion, but we believe this tool is one of the best gifts for DIYers of all types. It provides you with the most common wire sizes and features a comfortable curved handle. Best of all, it’s proudly made in the USA!
MagLite Mini PRO LED Flashlight
When it comes to everyday tasks, the MagLite Mini PRO LED Flashlight is a reliable companion. Powered by a few AA batteries, this simple yet powerful flashlight emits up to 332 lumens and lasts for up to 2.5 hours. It features an adjustable beam, an IPX4 rating, and is drop-tested for durability. Whether it’s for work or emergencies, this flashlight is a must-have tool.
Irwin 5WR Vise-Grip Multi-Purpose Pliers
Add some versatility to your tool collection with the Irwin 5WR Vise-Grip Multi-Purpose Pliers. These pliers go beyond traditional tools, offering wire cutter functionality, folding stainless steel serrated blades, and a screwdriver with a detachable bit holder. With this three-tool design, your DIY enthusiast can do more with less. Plus, they come with a lifetime warranty for added peace of mind.
Home-It Mop and Broom Holders
Who doesn’t love staying organized? The Home-It Mop and Broom Holders are the perfect solution for keeping your cleaning tools in order. For less than $15, you can securely mount brooms, mops, rakes, and shovels on your walls or floors. The gravity-based system instantly locks the tools in place, providing 7.5 lbs of support per position. This simple and affordable gift is sure to please any DIYer who values convenience and tidiness.
Franklin T6 ProSensor Stud Finder
Finding studs in walls can be a tedious task, but with the Franklin T6 ProSensor Stud Finder, it becomes a breeze. This accurate and compact stud finder works intuitively, eliminating the need for a user manual. With its simplicity and one-handed controls, it provides accurate readouts in drywall, making it an essential tool for any DIY enthusiast.
Smith & Wesson SWPENMP2BK 5.8″ Aircraft Aluminum Tactical Pen
Tactical pens are not only handy writing tools but also self-defense weapons. The Smith & Wesson SWPENMP2BK Tactical Pen is a classic and functional design. Made with aerospace aluminum and refillable ink, this pen is perfect for everyday use. Its durability and versatility make it an excellent gift for any DIY enthusiast.
Gerber Prybrid Utility Knife
The Gerber Prybrid Utility Knife is not your ordinary utility knife. With its integrated pry bar and folding stainless steel serrated blades, it offers more functionality than traditional knives. It even comes with a screwdriver and detachable bit holder. This three-tool design allows your DIYer to do more with less. Plus, it comes with a lifetime warranty for added peace of mind.
NOCO GENIUS2 2A Automatic Intelligent 6V/12V Battery Charger
Revive dead batteries with the NOCO GENIUS2 2A Automatic Intelligent Battery Charger. This smart charger has been extensively tested and proven to charge dead car, truck, SUV, and motorcycle batteries. Its unique feature, “Force Mode,” allows you to bring batteries back to life by slowly charging them until they regain their capacity. This charger is a lifesaver for any DIY enthusiast.
Bosch GLM20 Laser Rangefinder
Measure distances with ease using the Bosch GLM20 Laser Rangefinder. This upgraded version of the GLM 15 features backlit screens and an increased range of up to 65 feet. With its precise measurements and compact design, it’s a must-have tool for any DIY project. The Bosch GLM20 also offers measurements in addition to feet and inches, providing versatility for any task.
Milwaukee Hole Dozer Bi-Metal Hole Saw Kit (9 Pieces)
The Milwaukee Hole Dozer Bi-Metal Hole Saw Kit is perfect for any DIYer. Made in the USA, this 9-piece set offers a variety of sizes from 3/4 to 1-1/2 inches. The unique slot design allows for complete plug removal, and the quick-change arbor allows for tool-free changes. With this kit, your DIY enthusiast can handle any cutting task, including door panels.
Bestek 300W 12V Vehicle Power Inverter
For on-the-road power, the Bestek 300W 12V Vehicle Power Inverter is an excellent choice. This power inverter has two 120V outlets and two 0-2.4A Hi-Speed USB charging ports, providing convenient power for various devices. Its reliability and durability have been proven over a year of constant use, making it a reliable companion for any DIYer on the go.
Ryobi PCL406B 18V 5″ Random Orbit Sander
Experience convenience like never before with the cordless Ryobi PCL406B 18V 5″ Random Orbit Sander. With reduced vibration and a compact design, this sander is perfect for any DIY project. Its onboard dust collector and multiple gripping areas make it easy to use, while the compatibility with the Ryobi ONE+ system ensures your DIY enthusiast already has the necessary batteries and chargers.