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Posted on:February 15, 2019 8:01 am CST

Starting with the initial product development process through the final purchasing experience, Klein’s team of innovators puts six generations worth of expertise into every tool that we create – every step of the way. Those Lineman’s Pliers in your tool bag underwent rigorous quality inspections to ensure they have what it takes to stand up to harsh jobsite conditions. Klein Tools Pliers feature core characteristics, such as comfortable grips, induction hardened cutting knives and a high-leverage design, to meet the demands of the professionals who use them every day.

Did we mention there are more than 150 plier models available?

Posted on:February 8, 2019 11:15 am CST

Professionals often share stories of how their Klein tools withstand the many tests of time. While we don’t encourage these accidental durability tests, we do appreciate hearing how Klein Tools products exceed expectations for quality and durability. Recently, Klein’s Flashlight with Worklight (Cat. No. 56028) hung right where it was needed, even after being long-forgotten.

Posted on:February 1, 2019 3:39 pm CST

The forecast has arrived: weather-related jobsite challenges will continue to snowball all winter.

This week, cities across the United States issued wind chill warnings, advising individuals to stay indoors. Fortunately, some employers excused time off. Others, however, dialed-in for overtime. During emergencies like these, yes, even when a “polar vortex” whirls in record-breaking low temperatures, skilled tradespeople keep the power and the water running.

Harsh jobsite conditions and frigid temperatures make professionals think twice about their own safety, while also looking out for their brothers and sisters in the field. From winter wearables to safety supplies, when the next big chill hits, keep these tips in mind to help prevent weather-related incidents.

Posted on:January 18, 2019 1:22 pm CST

Work vans serve as an end-all be-all throughout a day’s work because tradespeople must stay prepared for any upcoming challenge. If a tool or part is not in the truck, or worse, can’t be found… well, that leads to wasted time, and money. By keeping tools, equipment and materials organized and clean, professionals can conveniently haul jobsite essentials.

Posted on:January 11, 2019 1:32 pm CST

Developing renewable energy practices sounds like a large-scale initiative, but local homeowners can contribute greatly to its success. Though National Cut Energy Costs Day passed (Jan. 10), it’s still just important to stay up to date on environmental considerations. Join Klein Tools in recognizing how sustainable solutions help homeowners conserve energy, and costs.

According to the Environmental Defense Fund, the clean energy economy provides up to four million jobs in the Unites States, which includes four main employment sectors: renewable energy, energy storage, energy efficiency and advanced vehicles and transportation. These industries only continue to grow in result of decreased technology costs and an increased demand for sustainability. With the help of tradespeople, cities nationwide can successfully make the crossover to renewable energy systems.

Posted on:January 4, 2019 1:14 pm CST

From professional achievements to personal growth, there sure is a lot to be grateful for while ringing in a new year. When the countdown to 2019 was underway, the Klein Tools family took time to celebrate innovation and American manufacturing, a tradition that dates back to 1857. As we look ahead to the future, our team continues to look for new jobsite solutions to help professionals get the job done right year after year.

While it might not have been the first thing on these Klein Crusaders’ minds come Jan. 1, being equipped with the right tools for the job is crucial for year-round success. Specifically, the Klein-Kurve® Wire Stripper/Crimper Multi-Tool (Cat. No. 1019) has proven to be many professionals’ new go-to tool. Here is what some Klein Crusaders are saying about their #NewKleins.

Posted on:December 28, 2018 1:23 pm CST

Klein Tools’ Powering America’s Future video series showcases what drives the next generation of skilled tradespeople to enter the trades. After meeting these passionate individuals in training facilities across the United States, the Klein Tools team has a prediction for 2019 – positive mentorships will spark success in the new year, and beyond. Here is a look at just a few reasons these relationships play a vital role in career development across all jobsites.

Posted on:December 21, 2018 11:36 am CST

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the town, tradespeople were stirring, not ever slowing down.

Posted on:December 14, 2018 12:46 pm CST

For more than 160 years Klein Tools has remained committed to providing professionals with the right tools for the job. As technology becomes more common on and off the jobsite, the Klein Tools team looks for ways to make access to new products, company news and industry trends more convenient. This year, kleintools.com underwent an eye-catching revamp, bringing this company goal to life. The following updates were made with users like you in mind. Take the time to explore to learn more about how to make the most out of your next visit to Klein Tools online.

Posted on:December 7, 2018 1:34 pm CST

More than 42 million visitors set foot in Las Vegas every year in search of one thing – entertainment. And they’ve come to the right place. The endless sightseeing and vibrant nightlife leaves no room for boredom. From live performances to sporting events, Fulton Rigging has an inside look at what it takes to make the magic happen. Need a hint? Just look up.

The Fun Starts with Fulton

Fulton Rigging is a rope access construction company, which specializes in working in tough places where access is challenging due to the height and/or the environment. For more than 20 years, these dedicated professionals have played a crucial role in Las Vegas’ entertainment industry by providing skilled rigging teams for jobs inside the Thomas & Mack Center and around Las Vegas.

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