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Best New Tool Gift Ideas for Men 2016

Updated on May 19, 2016

If you have come here looking for the ultimate Christmas gift for that man in your life, then you have come to the right place. Looking for a Christmas gift can be challenging and when you have finished you are still left wondering if it's something that your loved one really wants. I can help you with that! I've taken the challenge and emotional drain out of it by creating a list of the very best toys, games, clothing, accessories, sports, outdoors, electronics, and tools gifts for that special man in your life. *Click the link to see my best reviews for those categories. If it's not in blue, then please come back later today to see my latest updates.

I have rated these new gift ideas in order of usefulness, price, popularity, rating, and most importantly gifts that men would REALLY want.

Home Depot, Lowes, Sears, and Amazon Prices - Save Time and Money

Below I take all the work out of finding the best price for each of these new gifts by doing a pricing comparison from all the major home improvement department stores.

Customer Reviews - Below you can see how other consumers rated these great new tools.

Why purchase the best home improvement tools and gifts on Amazon won't I be charged on shipping? - In most cases, you can receive these items from Amazon with FREE shipping! Purchase online for ultimate convenience and price savings.

6 Good Tool Gift Ideas for Men 2016

Black & Decker XD1200K

Only one question comes to mind when I look at the new Black and Decker 5 position Drill/Driver. Why didn't they think of this before? This incredible new product from black & Decker comes with five position swiveling so you can get into even the hardest-to-reach places. The 24 position clutch allows for maximum control, while the fast and easy seven-bit changing system allows for maximum utility. If you were in a lot of hard to reach places, then this is the perfect Christmas gift idea for Dad or the man in your life.

What's in the box? Six drill bits, four screwdriving bits, five nut drivers, keyless chuck, one 12-volt battery, charger, and storage case. Eligible for FREE Super Savings Shipping.

Home Depot: I could not find this particular product at Home Depot

Lowes: Not Available

Sears: I did find this product at sears, but it was a little more expensive.

*Tip - Bundle this product with the Black & Decker Quick Connect Drilling and Screwdriving 30 Piece set.

Amazon Review: Out of the 58 Customer Reviews on Amazon 29 gave this drill a 5 star rating.

A Good Electric Snow Blower/Snow Thrower

Toro Power Curve Snow Thrower

Before I go on with the product description I have to tell you that this particular product makes my mouth water with envy. My neighbor across the street owns one of these and has let me try it out. It's incredible! Not only that, right now it's on sale, has FREE super saver shipping, and is cheaper than Home Depot right now!

Not Available at Lowes. $499.99 at Sears.

Manufacturer's Product Features

  • Toro Power Curve snow thrower with new zip deflector
  • Larger wheels, ergonomic handle, and 15 amp motor for extra power
  • Cuts up to 18 inches wide and 10 inches deep in one pass and throws up to 30 feet
  • 160-degree adjustable chute deflects the snow in different directions
  • 2-year warranty; weighs 24 pounds

P3 International P4480 Kill A Watt Electricity Usage Monitor with Electronic Graphic Timer

Need to save money on your next power bill? Saving power not only is responsible it also saves you money. Use the Kill A Watt Graphic Timer to monitor your energy consumption so you can control how much energy you use even when you are not home. Though this is one of the most sophisticated timers on the market, it comes with 96 easy to use different programmable power on/off event settings per day and a combination for every day of the week. Not only does this monitor your usage, it also protects your electrical devices from voltage spikes as a fully loaded surge protector for your best appliances.

Not available at Lowes or Home Depot. Substantially cheaper than at Sears.

Concept SL-100 32 LED Solar Security Light with Motion Detector

This Motion detector is engineered and designed for reliable outdoor use allowing up to 10 hours of operation on full charge. The built in motion detector with photocell sensor gives auto-on security protection. Because it does not require any electricity, installation requires minimal tools and effort. Illuminate your walkways, patios, and backyard, while providing increased protection to your loved ones. Light turns on when motion is detected and off again according to a user-defined setting. Not Available at Lowes and Home Depot. Sears, $58.02. Eligible for FREE Super Savings Shipping.

Amazon Review: Out of 26 reviews for this motion detector 14 give it 5 stars and 8 give it 4 stars.

Black and Decker Ready Wrench
Black and Decker Ready Wrench

Top New Assembly Tool

Black & Decker MSW100 Ready Wrench - Are your socket sets everywhere? Would you like to just throw them away? With this new Black & Decker Ready Wrench you can! The Ready Wrench saves you time by easily letting you transition from task to task without hunting for the right tool.

Black & Decker Product Details

  • All-in-one socket wrench replaces 1- and 2-inch-deep sockets
  • 16 of the most popular sockets; combines standard and metric in 1 tool
  • Durable rubber grip provides comfort for high-torque jobs
  • Meets or exceeds ASME standards
  • Lifetime warranty

Home Depot: $29.97

Sears: $26.24

Lowes: Not Available

*Bundling Tip - Bundle the Black & Decker Ready Wrench with the Ratcheting ReadyWrench and the Striker LED Light-Mine!

Toro 51599 Ultra 12 amp Variable-Speed Electric Blower/Vacuum with Metal Impeller

Why spend hours sweeping your driveway and walkways in your yard when you can do it instantly with this blower/vacuum from Toro. Get this Awesome gift for Dad or that working man in your life.

Manufacturer's Product Details

  • Toro Ultra 3-in-1 blower, vacuum, and leaf shredder makes completing yard work fun and easy
  • Exclusive cord-lock system holds power cord firmly in place
  • Rugged metal impeller and infinite variable speed motor delivers up to 235 miles-per-hour of air flow
  • Comes with power unit, blower tubes, vacuum tubes, vacuum bag, and operating manual
  • 2 -year warranty; weighs 7-1/2 pounds

*Buying Tip - Always trust consumer reviews first!

Amazon Reviews: This blower has a wopping 769 reviews on Of those, 486 of those are 5 star and 182 are 4 star!

Eligible for Free Super Savings Shipping at Amazon. (Free since it is over $25). Shipping is free at Home Depot for orders over $249. Priced the same at Home Depot and Sears.

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