7 Gifts For the “It’s Better to be Prepared” Dad

Dads. They always seem ready for every scenario. And with these handyman Grommets, you can help Dad elevate his repertoire of cool tools to Inspector Gadget level.

Kelvin Tools 36-in-1 delux multi-tool has a screwdriver, tape measure and more in 1 tool

36 Tools in One

It’s hard to be any more prepared than when you’re armed with 36 tools in one compact multi-tool. Packed with everything from a screwdriver and hammer to utility knife and corkscrew, Kelvin Tools can handle a fix around the house as easily as opening a bottle of wine.

Zootility wildcard pocket tool folds neatly into a wallet

A Credit Card-Sized Tool

Now, your dad might not need a series of screwdriver bits everywhere he goes, but he may love the idea of a multi-tool as an everyday carry. If that’s the case, the folks from Zootility have him covered. With a suite of credit card-sized multi-tools, your dad can put a toolbox in his wallet.

Bondic liquid plastic welder fixes broken power cords

Liquid Plastic Welder

So your dad is a DIY devotee and has all of the multi-tools he could possibly need, but you could still bolster his repairing arsenal with Bondic. The liquid plastic welder works on wood, metal, even fabric to fix eyeglasses or lend a hand during a crafting project.

Now You Can Fix Your Phone

The truest test of DIY prowess comes when trying to fix or upgrade a smartphone, tablet, or laptop and their intricate components. And iFixit is more than just a tech toolbox, it’s an entire movement — the “right to repair” movement. Their site is flush with forums, instructions, and guides to help your handyman dad along as he tackles repairing the cracked iPhone screen.

RapidX high speed USB car chargers

High-Speed Car Chargers

The days of the struggle to read a map while lost on a road trip are thankfully over. But in its place steps the struggle to ensure everyone has enough juice on their phone. RapidX not only takes care of charging dad’s phone but everyone else in the car, too.

JunoJumper portable jump starter tool for your car

Jumpstart Your Car at the Push of a Button

Of course, a phone’s battery is not the only battery you need to worry about. A dead car battery used to mean waiting to flag down a passing car to help you out. Now it simply requires you reaching under your seat for your JunoJumper, hooking it up to the battery, and pressing a button. Yes, it’s that easy.

Drill Brushes snap on to a power drill for superior scrubbing brush power in the shower

Scrubbing Brush… For Your Drill

There’s no bad excuse for handyman dads to bust out the power drill and thanks to Drill Brushes, he can bring it out almost daily. With interchangeable heads to tackle any job around the house, Dad can make quick work of scrubbing the tub, cleaning the grill, or buffing the patio furniture.

Looking for more Father’s Day gifts? Check out other great Father’s Day gifts or grilling gifts for Dad.


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