Modcon Living’s Tool Library offers more than 4,000 individual hand tools and power tools for DIY home repair and modification projects. We empower homeowners to better care for their homes, properties and community gardens. The support of donors and sponsors continues to make this incredible community service program possible. Please contact us today to learn more about sponsoring the Tool Library.
Community impact 2018
18,224 Tools Loaned
308 New Tool Library Members
12 New Nonprofit Partners
“I was totally blown away by the Tool Library! With the Tool Library and your creativity, you can do anything. Everything you need is here, and you don’t have to figure out how you’re going to buy – and then store – tools and equipment. Just get a Tool Library membership.” ~ Fawn Winterwood, founder and farmer at Mother’s Peace Urban Garden
Tool Library Membership
If you live in Franklin County and are a homeowner, or have written permission from a property manager/landlord to make home improvements or repairs, you’re eligible for membership.
Tool Library Hours
Monday - Wednesday: 9 AM– 3 PM
Thursday: 12 PM – 6 PM
Saturday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
“I have been renovating my home myself using the Tool Library and have borrowed everything from drills to drywall lifts. I love this organization for the services it offers, its community involvement and its concern for the residents.”
~ Kevin Stinson, Columbus Homeowner
Individual Memberships - Annual
$60 – Property Managers/Landlords with 2 Properties (+ $20 for each additional verified property.)
$40 – Individual
$20 – Student / Senior
$15 – Special Project (30-Day Membership)
Tool Library memberships are offered for nonprofits and registered 501(c)(3) organizations.
Please complete the application below, and be prepared to provide supporting documentation.
“The Tool Library has a variety of tools available, giving me the freedom to approach every project according to what will work best. I love being able to try new tools. And, having access to the right tools without having to buy and store them is a big bonus.” ~ Babak D., Bexley, Ohio
If your household income is at or below limits outlined below, contact us for special membership rates.
If you’re a renter, the homeowner must provide written authorization for your membership.
Download our special Renter/Tenant Membership application below.
You may submit your application in several ways:
Scan and email to: ToolLibrary@ModconLiving.org
Fax to: 614-252-2593
Mail or Drop Off During Open Hours: Modcon Living, 2771 E. 4th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43219