Though a toolbox is sometimes viewed as a grown man’s toy box, the reality is that women also need to be able to identify and use basic tools.
I was blessed with a father who imparted much of this knowledge to me as I was growing up, but I know many women who didn’t have this experience. They sometimes feel tentative when sorting through the oddly shaped objects in a toolbox! If this describes you, then you will likely find the following overview to be very helpful.
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These are the basic tools that I use most often. Are there others that you use frequently? Which would you add to this list?