Grundy who hosts DIY Networks new series Cool Tools says although he makes a living schooling viewers on tools, he learns his tool tricks from a very handy woman at home his wife.
Grundy explains, My wife has made our furniture, welded our bed, and has done everything around the house you can imagine. Shes the real tool pro!
And its not just Grundys wife who knows her way around a tape measure his father-in-law is a professional welder whos also constantly helping Grundy master his tool training.
Says Grundy: I married into a handy family. My father- in-law knows everything about welding. When I got married I had to become handy too, otherwise my family would make fun of me!
Luckily, Grundys current gadget gig is helping him nail his tool knowledge, and scoring him points with his fixin family.
He says, I pick up a lot of ideas from the show and then come home and share them with my wife. Im like, Look what I can do, honey! Shes proud that Im learning to respect the tools.
Cool Tools premieres Thursday (Nov. 22) on DIY Network.
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