How to Choose the right Drill

Guide to choosing the right drill for the job.

Guide to choosing the right drill for the job.

The home handyman will often need a drill to carry out various home renovation projects, but which drill is best to buy? The first decision you need to make is whether you would like a cordless, battery powered drill or a drill with a cord. If buying the drill for someone else, knowing what they will they be using the drill for will help you decide how much torque will be required and whether you should get a cheap 12v drill, good for drilling into wood or a hammer drill for drilling into masonry; bricks and concrete.
Fortunately there is a guide to buying the right drill to suit your needs, written by a trade professional.