Hand Tools

Looking for a particular type of hand tool? Well, we can help!

DIY Doctor has sorted out all our hand tools into easy-to-find categories so you can easily find what you’re looking for in our shop. We think it makes browsing a little more fun too!

From the list below just click on the picture in any category you want to know more about. To help you chose we have a great demo video at the bottom of the page explaining what each category means and what you will find in it. We have a reviews section where we have road-tested some of the products that we sell and many more that we don’t, to help you choose the right tool for the job you are doing. Have a look our reviews section to see our verdict: Tool and Product Reviews.

If you are still not sure about what you need, see our reviews on various hand tools or click on the link next to each product. Click this button now to see a video explaining the categories of our hand tools and where you will find what you are looking for.

Tools for Measuring

In this section you will find all the hand tools that we stock that are used for measuring or marking up. We hope you find this a useful section to get the tools you need to prepare for your next project:


Hand Tools for Cutting

In this section you will find all the hand tools that you should use to cut with. We also include sharpening tools here also:


If you are looking for Snips and Croppers you can click this link: Pliers, Snips and Croppers.
They are also included in the Holding and Gripping section below.

Hand Tools for Screwing and Tightening

Here are the range of hand tools that you will use for screwing thing up, in or tightening. People do sometimes use hand tools for this still!

Hand Tools for Holding or Gripping

Hand tools for Hitting, Bashing, Grinding and Applying

Tools for Specific Trades

These hands tools are grouped by the specific trade or profession that they are generally used for or most commonly associated with.

Video Explaining which Hand Tools you Should Use for Which Job:

The video will be coming very soon, but in the meantime here’s a video about our DIY Shop and what we are trying to achieve:

We have a wide range of hand tools for virtually any job or project that you are trying to achieve. We have tried to organise then into easy to find sections so that you can find what you are looking for. We are aiming to offer you the chance to purchase Trade quality tools are DIY prices and have a wide range of the leading brands and manufacturers for you to choose from:

  • Advent
  • Antex
  • Bahco
  • Bailey
  • Bessey
  • Bi-Metal
  • Black and Decker
  • Blackedge
  • And many, many more!

We feel that these manufacturers will give you great quality and excellent value for money.

If you have any feedback or comments about anything on our website please let us know and we will try to respond promptly. 

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