About Us

Who Are We?
Elliot & Charles were good friends in CDT workshop at school. Both had a passion in creating amazing things from wood.

In the UK, its CDT (Craft, Design & Technology) which is basically the same as “shop” wood-working class in the US.

Elliot Higgins went on to building multiple hardware stores around the UK, Charles Hurley became a Marketing Consultant.

After a few beers many years after graduating, Elliot & Charles had the idea to start HandyToolsHome as a fun-project to bring them back to the old team-working days of school and building fun stuff, which will now add value and help users in picking the right tools for crafting their next project.

We work with amazing Writers who are versed in finding the best product for each job and know all the nifty hacks to bring you the most handy tips when it comes to CDT 🙂
Get In Touch

If you want to speak to us, please feel free to get in touch using our contact form. We would love to hear from you!

Elliot Higgins

I'm Elliot Higgins the Founder of multiple hardware stores around the UK. I love wood and wood working. Watching a fine piece of pine or cedar turn into a work of art is extremely satisfying.

Charles Hurley

CDT Wizz, Charles has a happy mix of passion between writing and using mitre saws. 
Fun fact: I have the largest collection of Mitre Saws (7 so far!)


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