The best laser levels for DIY and construction in 2024

In this guide

A female engineer uses one of the best laser levels for DIY

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The quick list ↩
1. Best all-rounder: B&D BDL220S
2. Best cheap: Hychika 50-Foot
3. Best for features: Huepar 16-line
4. Best stud finder: B&D BDL190S
5. Best for carpentry: Bosch Quigo
6. Most versatile: Huepar 621CG
7. Value 2-axis: Huepar Box-1G
8. 3 x 360˚: Cigman CM-701
9. For sunlight: Bosch GLL40-20G
10. Most durable: DeWalt DW089K
How to choose
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The best laser levels are super-useful devices, whether you're hanging a picture frame or working on a construction site. Even photographers find them handy, for working on things like composition during a photoshoots. They're much easier to use than traditional spirit levels, and some have them have extra features to make your work faster, more efficient and more accurate too.

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Tom May

Tom May has more than 20 years of experience in renovating properties the length and breadth of England (plus bits of Wales). He's allergic to hard work and long hours, so he's always keen to use devices that can save him time and effort when it comes to the boring and mundane side of DIY.

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