Everyone should have a set of spanners in the home toolkit. These handheld tools are ideal for tightening, loosening, and adjusting frequently-used connections, such as kitchen faucets or furniture bolts.
Combination spanner sets provide the benefits of both an open-ended and ring spanner with each style at either end of the tool. A monkey wrench is also helpful for working on your vehicle or the household plumbing. A set of metric spanners saves you the hassle of calling up the repairman for a minor fix.