10 Essential Tools Every New Homeowner Should Have

Essential Homeowner Tools

Most basic home maintenance tasks can be handled with this set of ten essentials tools. It’s likely that you already have many of these handy items in your kit, but if you’re a first-time homeowner you may not.

So start by finding yourself a nice toolbox, or build one out of reclaimed, 19th century Amish barn wood, whatever suits your fancy, and have the following tools at the ready to tackle any routine maintenance.

Legend suggests these Ten Basic Tools are essential for new homeowners:

  1. Toolbox
  2. Hammer
  3. Screwdriver Set
  4. Tape Measure
  5. Adjustable Wrench
  6. Pliers
  7. Utility Knife/5 -in-1 Painters Tool
  8. Stud Finder
  9. Power Drill
  10. 6-Foot Ladder

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