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Your great-grandparents may have done all their building and repair work by hand, but you don’t have to! With the help of STAR Building Materials’ huge selection of power equipment and handheld tools you can efficiently tackle any project—from metalworking to carpentry.


  • Drills & Drivers
  • Grinders
  • Nailers & Staplers
  • Planers
  • Pressure Washers
  • Routers
  • Sanders
  • Saws

Explore Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools: Your Path To Professional Excellence

Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools offer some of the best tools in Winnipeg—and here at STAR Building Materials, we provide one of the widest selections of both brands in the city. With our expert advice, you’ll be able to choose the perfect tools for your next project.

Innovative Technology: Powering Your Performance

Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools are known in the industry for creating innovative, high-quality products. Milwaukee is often considered a premium option for its exceptional quality and durability, while Dewalt offers great price-to-quality options. Some of the technologies they have developed include:

Milwaukee Tools:

  • The M12 and M18 Cordless Systems: These systems use a 12-volt and an 18-volt battery, respectively, and offer incredible lifespans. The 12-volt system is lightweight and powerful, while the 18-volt system has more power. Both are incredibly durable.
  • REDLITHIUM Batteries: The core behind Milwaukee’s cordless systems, they’re incredibly durable and offer excellent performance in extreme weather conditions, making them perfect for power tools in Winnipeg.
  • ONE-KEY: A digital platform that allows you to manage tool inventory, modify your tool’s profile (such as max speed, bolt removal speed, etc.), and more.

Dewalt Tools:

  • FLEXVOLT System: This unique battery system automatically changes voltage when you change tools, offering 20V, 60V, and 120V options. It provides the power of corded tools with the freedom of cordless.
  • XR Li-Ion Batteries: These high-capacity batteries offer extended runtime and durability, ensuring long-lasting performance.
  • TOOL CONNECT: Dewalt's own digital platform, it allows for inventory management, customizing tool settings, and tracking tool usage.

These innovations, coupled with high-quality construction, make Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools two of our favourite manufacturers—their products offer incredible efficiency and superior quality.

Expert Advice: Maximizing Your Efficiency

With well over 100 Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools products in stock, it can be daunting to find the perfect tool for your needs. Don’t worry—the team at STAR Building Materials can help. From hammer drills and reciprocating saws to full tool kits, we can help you find exactly what you need for your next project.

Superior Quality, Reliable Results

The tools you use dictate the quality of your work. Both Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools offer some of the highest quality tools in the industry—with excellent customer support, cross-compatibility between batteries on many tools, some of the best warranties in the industry, and one of the widest ranges of products around, you’ll see excellent results with any of their products.

We offer a wide variety of Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools products—and our team members have the knowledge and expertise to help you find and use the right tool for your project. Visit us in-store today, take advantage of our expert recommendations, and see the difference that Milwaukee and Dewalt Tools can make in your next project.


How do I choose the right power tool for my project?

If you’re unsure which power tool will be the best fit for your project, an experienced STAR representative will be happy to guide and assist you.

What safety measures should I take when using power tools?

Each power tool comes with its own safety recommendations, which should always be read and followed carefully. In general, eye protection and steel-toed shoes should be worn whenever power tools are being operated. 

How can I maintain and prolong the life of my power tools?

Follow the manufacturer’s instructions and use power tools for their intended purpose. Clean and lubricate them regularly, store them carefully, and inspect them after each use so that you can make repairs in a timely manner. 

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