As in: The power drill that resides between kiddie pool toys and garden gear.
Keep tools inside the house. “Don’t leave your tools in the garage,” says Norma Vally, author of Kitchen Fix-Ups ($25, amazon.com). “Moisture can cause rust and damage power tools. Plus, if your tools aren’t easily accessible, that gives you one more reason to procrastinate on projects.” Vally uses the Bucket Boss 56 ($23, amazon.com), an apron with pockets for tools that fits around a joint-compound bucket.