Home Depot Punch Down Tool

Home Depot is one of the largest home improvement centers in the country. They have a wide variety of tools for every home improvement project imaginable. The latest innovation is the punch down tool.

The punch down tool has been around for decades, but it is only recently that the home improvement centers have made it available for home use. This tool is a simple way to remove nails and screw them in the ground. It is similar to a hammer but instead of hitting the nail directly, the head is driven into the ground. When the head is struck against the nail it drives the nail straight down and removes it from the wall. Home Depot sells different types of these tools. You can buy the punch down punch for your home or you can order it through the internet.

A couple of years ago a friend of my brother-in-law had purchased a punch tool from Home Depot. He had purchased the tool about three years before and knew nothing about it. He took it home and began to research it on the internet. The results he got were unbelievable, he was able to put the tool to many unusual uses.

Commercial Electric Impact Punch Down Tool with 110 Blade
Commercial Electric Impact Punch Down Tool with 110 Blade

One day while doing some housework he decided that he needed to get someplace without a lot of traffic. He went to a park across the street and was amazed at the amount of people who would walk across the street to use the restroom. So he went to a bench by the playground and found another excellent spot to hole up the tool. He wasn’t done yet though, he still had a whole bunch more holes to dig.

The home depot employees weren’t amused. They informed him that using the punch down technique to punch holes into the ground was not allowed and in fact was prohibited. He was told that if he didn’t know what he was doing there was a good chance that he could get in trouble. Well he didn’t care; his answer to that particular problem was home improvement. So he went home and started to do some home improvement projects using his new found knowledge.

One afternoon he wanted to get a water fountain going in the garden. Naturally he had no idea how to do this so he called the person at Home Depot who was going to help him. She informed him that it wasn’t as simple as he thought it was and that in order to get the water flowing right he was going to need a hose and nozzle. Apparently the water fountains he bought previously required the use of a plumbing snake. This might have been something he had never considered but it was necessary in order to get the water flowing right. Once he got that part of the project over with he knew he was onto a winner.

Commercial Electric Impact Punch Down Tool with 110 Blade

Another day he wanted to replace a light fixture on the wall in his home. The old light fixture was broken so he decided to get another one to replace it with. When he was removing the old fixture he was shocked at all of the screws and bolts he discovered. Not only that but the old lightbulb was still in perfect condition and he had no idea what to do with it. Well, he knew he was going to have to buy a new one but he didn’t know which one to get.

Klein Tools Impact Punchdown Tool with 110 Blade
Klein Tools Impact Punchdown Tool with 110 Blade

The plumber showed him a punchdown tool and the rest is history. This is what he used to solve his problem. There are other things he learned about using these tools but this was what he used to fix his problem. The plumber was really impressed and said that he would bring home one of these tools and show his friends what he could do. He has now received many phone calls from people asking him how he has made their homes look so much better than before. Now he is trying to figure out how to send more offers to his friends!

Eclipse Tools Impact Punch Down Tool with 110 Blades
Eclipse Tools Impact Punch Down Tool with 110 Blades

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Klein Tools Impact Punch Down Tool, 66/110 Blade

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ICC 11

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Eclipse 110 and 66 Blocks Punchdown Tool

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