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5 Best Do-It-Yourself DIY Gifts for Men

Updated on April 9, 2014
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Ms. Vincent is an M.B.A graduate, Business Consultant and health, wellness & natural healing enthusiast, who reads a lot on those subjects.

Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Gifts for Men

Whether the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) man you're shopping for is an amateur, enthusiast or professional, any of these 5 Do-It-Yourself (DIY) gift ideas will make the perfect gift for any occasion - Christmas, birthday, anniversary or just to say how much you love him!

I have made it through two (2) home renovations; one of them being after a major hurricane. So I know the value of durable, reliable and handy tools. Cordless is always better too, I've learned, so there's no headache with cords that are too short or can't make it around. I know the man in your life will enjoy using these Do-It-Yourself (DIY) tools for a long time to come.

DIY Gift No. 1

Dremel CKDR-01 Three-Tool Combo Kit

This ergonomically designed, multi-tasking tool can be used for a wide range of household, fine art, and repair Do-It-Yourself (DIY) projects. It allows you to cut wood, plastic, drywall, sheet metal, wall tile and more without switching tools. It is so versatile, it allows you to cut, drill, sand, polish and grind.

The Dremel CKDR-01 in Action!

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DIY Gift No. 2 - Rockwell RK5101K SoniCrafter 37-Piece Oscillating Tool Kit

The Rockwell SoniCrafter is a complete workshop in one tool and is ideal for ANY and ALL types of carpentry Do-It-Yourself (DIY) projects. It can sand, polish, scrape and cut a wide variety of materials. It is perfectly suited for working in confined spaces and produces lower dust levels. It allows you to produce professional grade jobs and its variable speeds makes it ideal for beginners as well as professionals.

Rockwell SoniCrafter

DIY Gift No. 3 - Rockwell RK5102K SoniCrafter Deluxe 72-Piece Kit

This RK5102K model of the Rockwell SoniCrafter embodies the RK5101K, which I have introduced above, AND MORE. There are 35 additional pieces and it is even more powerful, since it can cut wood, thin metals, fiberglass, masonry, plastic, carpet and flooring, cement board, and even vinyl siding. So it can also be used for your other home improvement projects.

DIY Gift No. 4 - DEWALT DCK655X 18-Volt XRP 6 Tool Combo Kit with Impact Driver

This combo tool kit is sure to delight any Do-It-Yourself (DIY) man in your life. It comprises six (6) cordless tools that are both powerful and versatile from a trusted and reliable name in durable and high quality tools - DEWALT:

Hammer Drill - It's fast, powerful, cordless and can be used for effective drilling and fastening in a wide variety of materials.

Circular Saw - It's fast, versatile, durable and cuts at a 45-degree angle in a single pass.

Reciprocating Saw - It offers variable speed control and can be used for a range of cutting applications.

Compact, Heavy-Duty Impact Driver - It comes with a variable-speed trigger and replaceable brushes for improved durability and extended tool life.

Versatile Cut-Off Tool - It makes quick work of a variety of cutting and grinding tasks.

High-Powered Floodlight - Designed with a flexible neck that can be wrapped around anything and an easy-to-replace XENON bulb that can light up any crawl space, electrical panel, or hard-to-see area.

DIY Gift No. 5 - Do-It-Yourself Magazine Subscription

If he already has all the latest Do-It-Yourself (DIY) tools and gadgets, then what better gift to give him than a gift of Do-It-Yourself (DIY) IDEAS!!!

Buy him a 1-year or 2-year Do-It-Yourself magazine subscription with numerous ideas for improvement, renovation and remodelling both outside and inside the home.

For more great product reviews for everyone, delicious recipes, winning gift ideas as well as uplifting Catholic & Christian (articles) lenses visit the Catholic Contributor

What's the man in your life's latest Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Project?

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      Heidi Vincent 3 years ago from GRENADA

      @KimGiancaterino: Great! Thanks for sharing your latest project, KimGiancaterino. Have a blessed weekend!

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      KimGiancaterino 3 years ago

      Right now we're working on garden paths.

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      Heidi Vincent 3 years ago from GRENADA

      @dltuff: Thanks dltuff! Happy New Year!

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      dltuff 3 years ago

      Good Job!

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      Heidi Vincent 3 years ago from GRENADA

      @Urosevic: Thank you Urosevic! I wish you a happy and prosperous New Year!

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      Urosevic 3 years ago

      Nice lens :) Thanks

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      Heidi Vincent 3 years ago from GRENADA

      @smine27: Thanks smine27. Then send my lens to them :) Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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      Shinichi Mine 3 years ago from Tokyo, Japan

      Not too much of a DIY guy, but I know many that would love these gifts.

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      Heidi Vincent 4 years ago from GRENADA

      @sukkran trichy: From a man's perspective, I'm glad you like my choices sukkran. :)) Thanks for visiting.

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      Heidi Vincent 4 years ago from GRENADA

      @Davidschu: Yes the Dremel is a great D-I-Y tool. Thanks for visiting.

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      Heidi Vincent 4 years ago from GRENADA

      @flinnie lm: Thanks for visiting and blessing my lens, flinnie, Glad you likemy gift ideas.

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      Heidi Vincent 4 years ago from GRENADA

      @aesta1: Glad you like the selection, aesta1. Thanks for visiting.

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      Heidi Vincent 4 years ago from GRENADA

      @Jo-Jackson: Glad you like the selection. Hope you left a hint at Christmas for someone to get you one them :))

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      Doc_Holliday 5 years ago

      I might just get the Sinicrafter for myself.

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      sukkran trichy 4 years ago from Trichy/Tamil Nadu

      great gift selection. love them all.

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      Davidschu 4 years ago

      Nice selection. great review....especially like the Dremel.Great job.

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      Gloria Freeman 4 years ago from Alabama USA

      Hi these are great gifts for the do it yourself person. Blessed by Squid Angel flinnie.

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      Mary Norton 4 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      I like these gifts you chose.

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      Jo-Jackson 4 years ago

      Great selection of DIY gifts.

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      Heidi Vincent 4 years ago from GRENADA

      @Doc_Holliday: Well Merry christmas to you :))) Great gift for yourself Doc_Holliday

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @anonymous: Thanks for your visit and endorsement of my DIY gift choices for men AirT-23. Have a blessed week ahead.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Really cool selection of Do-It-Yourself (DIY) tools! Great gifts for men!

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @coolmon2009 lm: I am glad for your male perspective coolmon2009! Thanks for visiting and endorsing my choices.

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      coolmon2009 lm 5 years ago

      Nice selection of toys for men.

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      siennabrown1 5 years ago

      I love DIY projects and I think that you suggestions are very interesting ;)

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @takkhisa: Thanks takkhis for the visit and sharing a s a Do-It-Yourself man. Have a blessed weekend.

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @Noveliaa: Thanks for your compliment Noveliaa. Have a blessed weekend.

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @jvcronje: You're welcome jvcronje. Thanks for your comments as a Do-It-Yourself man. :))

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      Takkhis 5 years ago

      Nice topic and a nice lens. Really, i do have to depend on some tools you have shown here.

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      jvcronje 5 years ago

      Hi there. I have some of the tools you recommend for a DIY guy and I cannot go without the. Let me tell you a little secret: Guys like myself are suckers for any DIY tools. I find it very hard not to go into any hardware store and buy myself something. My wife says it's the easiest thing in the world to buy me a birthday present or something for Christmas. My children say the same! Thanks for Angle-blessing and liking my lens on Toybinoculars for kids.

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      Noveliaa 5 years ago

      Great lens- I enjoyed reading it very much.

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @ScottMckinzie: LOL!!! This is by far the best correspondence I have received whole day ScottMckinzie. You deserve to get your favourite DIY gift. I don't think your wife will mind at all if you left her a hint. :) Have a blessed weekend.

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      ScottMckinzie 5 years ago

      Really like this Lens...BUT, I am the man in my life...lol I think I will leave a link to my wife's email and leave her a Christmas wish list.wink wink...:)

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @Mr-Panda LM: Thanks for the visit and glowing comments Mr-Panda. Have a blessed week.

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      Mr-Panda LM 5 years ago

      Great lens. Good ideas. Nice color =)

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @Emma Vine: Thanks for visiting and sharing his latest DIY project Margarida31. Have a great week ahead.

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @MartieG: Then he deserves a really great Christmas present survivoryea :))) Thanks for visiting and sharing his latest DIY project.

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      Heidi Vincent 5 years ago from GRENADA

      @WriterJanis2: Thanks for visiting and sharing his latest DIY project WriterJanis.

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      Emma Vine 5 years ago from Texas, USA

      Fixing weatherstripping on a door!

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      MartieG aka 'survivoryea' 5 years ago from Jersey Shore

      Putting up shelves (turned out to be a MAJOR project!)

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      WriterJanis2 5 years ago

      Fixing a door.