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12 Great Gifts for DIYers

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As gift-giving season rolls around, most folks begin dreaming of expensive electronics, new clothes, pampering bath products. But not old-house restorers—for them, a high-tech hammer is much more useful than the latest iPhone incarnation, and a sturdy wrench will win out over bubble bath any day.

Gifts for old-house restorers

That’s because, even during the holidays, the restorer never forgets his or her true love: that old house. Gifts that make working on it easier, faster, and better—from basic toolbox staples to new-and-improved gadgets—are always a welcome addition under the tree.

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