- Basic Tools
There are certain basic tools that should be available in any home. Learn more about hammers, screwdrivers, wrenches, and other basic household tools with this helpful tool guide.
- Shipping Label (Photograph)
Address labels come in many forms, and those used for mailing letters and packages can be stick-on or imprinted onto the box. This rectangular package has a large imprinted section for hand writing the receiver's address.
- Paint Sprayer (Photograph)
A hand aims a gold and silver paint spray gun. The paint gun could be used for a wide variety of jobs, from spray painting automobiles to spray painting difficult-to-reach, small spaces.
- Aurora Borealis at Twilight (Photograph)
The aurora borealis brightens a dark Alaska sky. Several shades of green, purple, and orange colors result in a dramatic effect. The bold streak of green looks like an arm and hand reaching down through the sky, plucking something from the horizon.
- Hand Washing Illustration (Photograph)
Sinks are plumbing appliances that are used on a daily basis and are essential in the kitchen and bathroom. Bathroom sinks are most often used for brushing teeth and washing the face and hands.
- Product Comparison (Photograph)
This photo shows a man holding a compact fluorescent bulb in one hand and an incandescent bulb in the other. Comparison shopping can help the consumer find the best price, but he or she must also take in to account bulb life and electricity use.
- Cordless Drill (Photograph)
This dark green and black cordless drill has a drill bit in its hand-tightened chuck and a black rubberized handle to provide good balance in the hand. Many cordless drills have a removable battery, two direction drive, and variable speed motors.
- Varnishing Furniture (Photograph)
A close-up photograph of a woodworker shows him applying varnish to the trim on detailed cabinetry. The darker color of the varnish contrasts with the lighter grain of the cabinet wood. Details like this applied by hand indicate skill and quality.
- Gardening Hand Tools (Illustration)
Simple hand tools are often best for small gardens or flower beds. A shovel, or spade, can be used to turn over soil, dig weeds, and make planting holes. A spading fork, or rake, can be used to transport plants and separate weeds from garden plants.
- Perfume Necklace (Photograph)
Perfume is housed in a small, crystal bottle, then attached to a chain that will allow it to be worn around a woman's neck. Perfume necklaces are a unique gift, and allow a woman to always have her favorite scent close at hand.
- PDA with GPS Feature (Photograph)
A close-up photograph of a hand holding a PDA, which displays its GPS feature. In addition to allowing you to make phone calls, schedule appointments, and send emails, many PDAs now have GPS features that allow you access maps and directions.
- Cordless Rotary Tool (Photograph)
A blue, cordless rotary tool is designed to be used by hand. Craftsman will place the correct bit on the rotary tool depending upon whether it's being used for sanding, rounding, smoothing, or polishing.
- Clock on a Red Wall (Photograph)
A simple clock, with black numbers and black hands, is pictured on a red wall. The clock is the only item pictured on the wall, and is photographed so the clock is slightly off center and positioned to the right.