The Best Holiday Gifts For The Handyman In Your Life

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The holidays are quickly approaching, and people everywhere are frantic to get all of their shopping done. Unfortunately, buying gifts for your loved ones can quickly turn from fun to stressful when you're stumped on what to get them. Perhaps a new cookbook for the chef in your life? Or maybe a gym bag for your workout buddy? But what about the handyman in your life? Luckily, there's a simple answer: tools ... and lots of them. According to Fortune Business Insights, the power tool industry is at a whopping $26.6 billion, so it's safe to say you'll find a ton of options for the holidays this year. 

With all of the tools and home improvement products on the market, how can you decide which items are worth buying and which ones you should skip? Don't worry — we've got you covered. Here are 25 of the best holiday gifts for the handyman in your life. 

1. Walabot See-Through Stud Finder Tool

This stud finder is perfect for the handyman who loves decorating their home with photos, art, and other wall hangings. It gives them the power to see through the wall to locate any studs by projecting the image onto their smartphone. This device is only compatible with Androids. Find it on Amazon for $75.

2. Craftsman Four-Tool Combo Kit

This item is a great starter kit for anyone who's just getting started in home improvement. It includes a 1/2-inch cordless drill, a 1/4-inch cordless impact driver, a circular saw, and a cordless LED pivoting task light. Get it now on Amazon for $179.

3. Bionic 14-in-1 Wrench

For those on a budget, the Bionic 14-in-1 Wrench is a great option, which you can get on Amazon for only $30. This tool is designed with a six-sided grip to perfectly issue the same amount of force on all sides of the bolt, increasing the contact area by 10% to 30%.

4. Worx WX051 Pegasus Folding Work Table & Sawhorse

Priced at $129 on Amazon, this item offers the ultimate workstation for all projects. At just 25 pounds, the table holds up to 300 pounds, and folds in half for easy transport and storage. It's equipped with two quick clamps to use when the table is in both upright and sawhorse positions.

5. The Craftsman Crate Subscription Box

It's the gift that keeps on giving! This subscription box delivers a unique home improvement kit to your handyman once a month. Each kit includes tools, supplies, and lessons to learn a new artisan skill. Subscription prices begin at $42 a month on Raising Real Men.

6. Leatherman Wave Plus Multitool

This stainless steel multi-tool includes everything your handyman needs in a pinch, such as pliers, replaceable wire cutters, wire stripper, knives, saw, spring-action scissors, ruler, can and bottle openers, files and screwdrivers. It even has premium replaceable wire cutters, spring-action scissors, and a nylon sheath. Get it for $110 on Amazon.

7. Craftsman 25-Foot Tape Measure

Every handyman needs a tape measure, so why not get them the best? At just $11 on Amazon, the Craftsman includes 25 feet of retractable measuring tape, as well as a lock and unlock feature to keep things in place.

8. Bucket Boss Builder's Tool Belt

The Bucket Boss Builder's tool belt allows the handyman in your life to hold all of the tools needed to complete their project. Its canvas material is designed to fit a maximum 52-inch waist, and includes two durable barrel bottom pouches, as well as dual hammer loops. Available for $44 on Amazon.

9. Enertwist 246-Pieces Drill Bits and Driver Set

If there is any gift your handyman needs this holiday, this is the one. For only $46 on Amazon, this all-in-one kit can help them tackle any job, big or small. The drill bits and screwdrivers can handle wood, metal, concrete, masonry drilling, and multiple driving and fastening applications.

10. Honeywell LED Work Light

For budgets under $50, check out the Honeywell LED Work Light, available on Amazon for only $32. Weighing in at a mere 3.67 pounds, it projects 300 lumens, which is more than enough to brighten up your handyman's workspace.

11. Worx ZipSnip

Another excellent option for anyone shopping on a budget, the ZipSnip cordless, electric scissors are priced at just $35 on Amazon. But these are no ordinary scissors; the ZipSnip can cut through strong materials much easier than manual options (giving your hands a much-needed break).

12. Fruitman Multi-tool Pen

One of the least expensive items on our list, this $11 aluminum multi-tool pen includes a stylus, built-in level, four refills, and a small slotted and Phillips screwdriver combination. Get it now on Amazon.

13. Kusonkey Universal Socket Tool Set

This is a must-have for any handyman's toolkit. Because the socket is universal, you can easily adjust it to grip hex nuts, hooks, eye and lag screws, bolt heads, and objects of all shapes and sizes. Find it on Amazon for only $14.

14. 3M WorkTunes Connect Hearing Protector

If your handyman is constantly working in loud areas, it's crucial they protect their ears — or they could damage their hearing. Priced at $50 on Amazon, these Bluetooth, noise-reduction headphones will give them the protection they need so they can get the job done. They also have a built-in microphone for extra convenience.

15. Worx Three-Speed Cordless Screwdriver

This $30 screwdriver has three speeds for different functions. The lowest speed helps remove screws, while the highest setting drives them in. It includes two LED lights so the handyman in your life can tackle any project at any time of day. Shop now on Amazon.

16. Tadpole Tape Cutter

This tape cutter is an absolute time-saver, no matter if your handyman is painting or packing up boxes. They will always get the perfect piece of tape (without all the hassle of having to rip it themselves). It's available in two sizes for $12 and $16 on Amazon.

17. Klein Tools Voltage Tester

Testing the voltage in a circuit is a necessary safety precaution when working with electrical systems. The Klein Tools voltage tester uses simultaneous visual and audible indicators for security, entertainment, communications, environmental control, and irrigation systems — no contact necessary. You can find it on Amazon for $30.

18. Custom Leathercraft Handyman Flex Grip Work Gloves

Every handyman needs a good pair of gloves, which is why we recommend this pair from Custom Leathercraft. For just $14 on Amazon, you can keep your handyman's hands safe with these gloves that are both snag-proof and shrink-resistant. With their wing-closing strap, they will never have to worry about them falling off.

19. Sunsir Waterproof Electronics Organizer

Now your handyman will have something to keep all of their electrical cords in one place. Available in several sizes and colors, the Sunsir organizer is equipped with a USB drive to charge your electronics on the go. Purchase it for $12 on Amazon.

20. Klein Tools Mini Ratchet Set

Priced at $16 on Amazon, this set includes one 1/4-inch dual-drive head, plus five attachments. Its small size makes it easy to reach even the tightest spaces.

21. Hammer Multi Tool

This 12-in-1 item includes a hammer head, flat pliers, wire cutters, saw blade, and every other tool your handyman will need on the job. Made from stainless steel, this multi tool is sure to stand the test of time, so your handyman can use it over and over again. Get it for just $20 on Amazon.

22. Hendoct Cordless Hot Glue Gun

A perfect stocking stuffer, this $22 battery-powered hot glue gun is not only convenient, but practical. The LED light indicates whether or not the tool is on to prevent any accidents, and the product includes 30 glue sticks to help you get started. Shop now on Amazon.

23. Kusonkey Keychain Screwdriver

Talk about convenience! This keychain is perfect to add to any handyman's set of keys. This gadget includes Phillips and slotted heads, as well as a hex wrench. Get it on Amazon for $8.

24. Rugged Tools 32 Pocket Tool Roll Organizer

What's the point of having a bunch of tools if you have nowhere to store them? With this 32-pocket tool organizer every tool has its place. 22 of the pockets are meant to hold manual tools, and the extra 10 are for storing sockets. It's priced at $18 on Amazon.

25. Red Wing Heritage Boots

Last, but certainly not least, are Red Wing Heritage Boots. Available in seven colors, these shoes are both fashionable and practical. Between their durable leather material, high-ankle design, and non-skid soles, they're safe to wear at any construction site. Purchase now, starting at $300 on Amazon.