Tool Library

Modcon Living’s Tool Library offers more than 4,000 individual hand tools and power tools for DIY home modification and repair projects. We empower homeowners to better care for their homes, properties and community gardens.

Community impact 2018

18,224 Tools Loaned
308 New Tool Library Members
12 New Nonprofit Partners


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
Friday: CLOSED
Saturday: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Sunday: CLOSED



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) 

Organization 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.  



Income-based Membership

If your household income is at or below limits outlined below, contact us for special membership rates.

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Renter/Tenant Membership

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:

  • Fax to: 614-252-2593

  • Mail or Drop Off During Open Hours: Modcon Living, 2771 E. 4th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43219

*Please note: Allow approximately one week to process applications