A toolbox can make or break a tradesman, there’s nothing worse than spending ages looking for that specific size of screwdriver or screw and having to rummage around among loads of stuff to find it. We’ve reviewed a few of our favourite toolboxes for tradespeople.
Brand: Stanley | Height: 222mm | Length: 660mm | Width: 293mm | Material: Metal/Plastic
This heavy-duty toolbox is tough enough to withstand the wear and tear of the site, with a combined construction of metal and plastic and a galvanised finish that makes it resistant to rust.
The toolbox is complete with a removable tote tray for flexible storage of small and large items and an ergonomic easy-to-grip handle that makes it comfortable to carry and secure to hold even when it’s wet.
Our favourite feature of this toolbox is the integrated saw grove in the lid. This space-saving feature makes it easy to cut timber, pipes and other materials without the need for a separate surface or damaging your toolbox.
Brand: Stanley | Height: 105mm | Length: 423mm | Width: 334mm | Material: Polycarbonate
The Stanley Deep Professional Organiser is the perfect toolbox for separating all of your smaller items like varied size screws and wall plugs. The polycarbonate lid is virtually unbreakable, withstanding rough journeys and transit whilst keeping items from mixing.
The eight varied size compartments can be removed for extra storage space and make it quicker and easier to find the item you need when you’re on site.
The moulded-grip handle makes it comfortable to carry around on the go.
Brand: Stanley | Height: 260mm | Length: 660.4mm | Width: 272mm | Material: Metal
This large metal toolbox is the ideal companion for any tradesperson. The removable tote tray has a range of different sized compartments for storing smaller tools and pieces such as wall plugs, screws and cable ties - and can be carried away from the toolbox with you so your more frequently used items are on hand when you need them.
Metal latches and hinges strengthen it and provide extra weight capacity for heavier tools and longer life with the Stanley quality you can expect.
The lid of this Stanley toolbox features a level compartment, which fits most 24” levels within easy reach.
Brand: DeWalt | Height: 306mm | Length: 550mm | Width: 336mm | Material: Polypropylene
The DeWalt ToughSystem DS300 toolbox is a robust, heavy duty storage solution that will withstand the tough conditions of any job.
With a 4mm thick strong plastic case, reinforced steel hinges and heavy duty metal latches, it’s incredibly durable. And it’s IP65 rating (dust tight and water jet resistant) means it won’t get damaged when used outside in severe weather.
Clips on each side mean that it can be stacked with other toolboxes from the same range for easy transport.
Brand: Bosch | Height: 253mm | Length: 357mm | Width: 442mm | Material: ABS Plastic
This Bosch case is ideal for carrying heavy power tools, and can withstand up to 100kg of weight. These toolboxes feature a 1-click stack mechanism for easy transporting of multiple cases and are easy to open and close so they don’t slow you down and two handles make it easy to carry.
A range of inlays provide full flexibility with a choice of whole inlays for power tools and accessories, split inlays for multiple tools, half inlays for 10.8 volt cordless tools and pre-cut foam inlays.