Measuring & Layout Tools

A tape measure, or measuring tape, is a flexible ruler that is useful for measuring considerable distances around corners or curves in addition to straight-line measurements. Among others, builders use retractable tape measures to measure construction materials and building layouts. Its convenient, compact design means that it can be easily stored in a toolbox or worn on a tool belt. AFT carries retractable measuring tapes from trusted brands such as LufkinStanley and Milwaukee with innovative features including finger stops that guard finger from retracting blades and magnets that hold the blade in place by attaching to steel elements such as studs for accurate measurements. Add one to your cart today!