The old days of using chalk lines, take measures, and old-fashioned optical measurements using a stake are now over as laser measurement tools have become both digital and far more accurate in the last few years.
Today, in this article, you will see 20 of best laser measuring tools that money can buy available from Amazon that will hone your measuring skills to the next level of precision and accuracy. After you’re done reading this article, you’ll be able to choose the exact one that has the features and functionality that your work requires.
Whether you’re a contraction engineer, architect, or specialize in renovations as well as any person that requires precise and accurate measurements of length, height, and even volume.
20. Ultrasonic Distance Measurer with Laser Pointer
This Ultrasonic Distance Measurer might just be the cheapest of its kind on the market today. Now, it might not look like the prettiest of gadgets (it has a bare-bones design and no other bells or whistles), but it gets the job done well enough. Simply point the device across the distance you want to be measured (up to 60 feet) and wait for it to give out a reading. For maximum accuracy, it is recommended that you point this device on surfaces that are large and flat while holding it as straight as possible. The measures can give out readings in feet or meters.
19. DMiotech 131 Feet / 40 Meter Digital Laser Distance Measure Rangefinder
When it comes to measuring devices, accuracy is the biggest priority. And if you want to find the most accurate measuring devices there is, you have to ask people who are working in the construction industry. The Dmiotech Measure Rangefinder is one of those devices often used by engineers, architects, carpenters, and realtors to measure rooms, buildings, apartments, factories and other such large areas. It has a measuring range of 40 meters and uses auto correct and error report technologies to ensure accurate readings.
18. GoerTek Laser Distance Measure, Handheld Range Finder Meter
This GoerTek rangefinder is simply an impressive device. It can measure from a distance of 0.05m up to 40-100m depending on the chosen model and can store up to 100 measurements on its onboard data storage. You don’t even have to worry about it getting damaged when you bring it to a construction site. It’s dust-proof, waterproof, and has a solid construction. It also comes with a built-in spirit level and a very powerful back-light so you can still read measurements even in dimly-lit areas.
17. Hammerhead HLMT100 Compact Laser Measuring Tool
When it’s Hammerhead, you know that you’re receiving a quality product. And this Hammerhead HLMT100 measuring tool is a clear evidence of that. With three operating modes- area, length, and continuous measure- and guaranteed accurate readings up to 100 ft, you wouldn’t need to touch another measuring tape ever again. Just point the HLMT100 to your target, press the button in the middle, and you’ll get a distance reading in seconds. You can even keep the button pressed while you move the tool closer or away from the target- the LCD screen will instantly display an updated reading.
16. Bosch GLM 50 C Bluetooth Enabled Laser Distance Measurer
Bosch is one of the biggest names in engineering power tools, so this product almost needs no introduction as to what its capabilities are. Not only does the Bosch GLMT have a measuring distance that can extend up to 165 feet, but it also has an inclinometer- which we have to point out, is something you usually don’t see in these kinds of devices- that make way for advanced measuring functionalities. The best thing of all, this tool has a Bluetooth function. It comes with its mobile app that allows you to record and save measurements on the fly. Talk about portability.
15. Etekcity Layout-Smart Class II Laser Distance Measurer
If you want the crème de la crème of measuring tools. This is the one for you. Capable of measuring up to hundred and 64 feet with an accuracy of 1/16 of an inch, it switches between metric and American standard measurement with one touch of a button. In fact, one touches its middle name as it goes into continuous operation with a quick flick of your thumb or finger. It also will store up to 50 readings with these and performs multiple calculations such as area, areas summation, and volume as well as 3 others that you will find especially useful no matter where your job-site is located.
So now, whether you’re an architect, construction supervisor, or a construction professional that wants to make sure that your work is done accurately and correct the first time, this highly portable and rugged device is just what you need in your toolbox or carried in your pocket while on the job.
14. Foneso F70 Laser Distance Measurer
The F70 gives you a 70 m range with an accuracy of 1/24 of an inch. It has an automatic backlit display. This is the precision tool you need for all your construction measurements whether you’re checking the site against the blueprints or you’re directing the construction of a ticklish irregular shaped area.
You want this measuring tool with you at the job-site, as it is accurate, dependable, and virtually indestructible. It operates with the flick of a finger and continues measuring until you tell it to stop as a continuous operation is basic to its design.
13. Leica Geosystems DISTO E7400x Laser Distance Meter
If you need to build according to the ISO 16331 – 1 plus international standard this IP65 rated laser measurement tool that can withstand a 6-foot drop and keep on working with a range of up to 80 m and an accuracy of 1 mm. This range can be extended to 100 m. If you’re using a reflective target plate and it, features a 360° tilt sensor that ensures you’re always level.
With its built-in calculating ability, it can figure indirect height, triangular area, stakeout and it switches into a smart horizontal mode as well as has height tracking.
The DIST E7400X has all that going for it and you get a two-year replacement warranty, which can be extended to 3 years if you register the device after purchase. This is one of the best laser measuring tools on the market today and is rated, FIVE-STAR by all those who purchase it.
12. Stanley STHT77138X Laser Distance Measurer TLM99
From our friends at Stanley, you now have a 100-foot laser measurement tool that has an accuracy of plus or -3/32 of an inch (2 mm) with a continuous tracking function that measures no matter where you point the device. The TLM99 also calculate volume, area, as well as distance. So all in all, you get premium performance in a small portable package that can stand up to the hardest usage, no matter where the job-site is located.
11. Leica Laser Distance Measurer, DISTO D2
The Leica DISTO D2 laser distance measurer gives you a precision tool for the professional who requires the best and most accurate device on the market today. With its quick and easy operation, you can measure with the simple pressure of a finger or your thumb and it will automatically calculate volumes, measure from the edge/corners instantly and it ships to the different measuring scales that you require. This is really useful when you’re working with either national or international building codes.
With all this, you also receive a backlit display with large easy-to-read characters and it is all in a compact case that is rugged and durable and fits into your pocket as well. Add to that a two-year warranty and you have the perfect tool to help you no matter whether you’re a construction professional, Carpenter, and architect or you’re building your own addition or a garage at your home.
10. Bosch GLR225 Laser Distance Measurer
To get precise measurements at longer ranges up to 230 feet you need a precise and accurate device. This is what the Bosch GLR225 laser measuring tool gives to you. This is one of the few measuring devices designed to work with irregular surfaces and gives you accurate readings, anytime you need them.
It also provides a bubble that ensures you are properly level when you take your measurements. This is especially important when you’re working at a job-site and conditions are far from ideal, either because of tight quarters or because of irregularly shaped surfaces that you are attempting to measure.
9. DEWALT DW03050 165-Feet Laser Distance Measurer
Every construction professional has heard of DeWalt and how reliable their power tools, both portable as well as corded bring to the job-site.
Now you have a laser distance measurer with a range of over 165 feet and extreme accuracy. Along with this, it keeps in its memory measurements you have taken earlier so you can compare them against blueprints and architectural drawings to verify what is planned, matches what is being done at the construction site.
Along with being a rugged tool, that goes anywhere, for any job. It also works under any conditions, weather rain shine or darkness as it has a backlit screen that allows for easy readability of the measurements you need to be taken anytime, day or night.
8. Bosch GLM 50 Laser Distance Measurer
Construction pros depend on the dependability that Bosch brings you when you need it most. With the GLM 50, you have just such a device that any professional carpenter, engineer, and construction specialist needs on the job.
Now you can get those precise measurements to allow you to see exactly how much material is required. So you can provide accurate estimates to your customers as well as make sure the work in progress is up to snuff and everything is perfectly measured before you cut or begin hammering for final assembly of whatever project you’re working on.
7. Bosch GLM 35 Laser Measure
Again, from Bosch we have the model GL 35. That’s good up to hundred and 20 feet. This particular long distance measuring tool not only give you distance, but it gives you length, volume, and works continuously even in low light conditions as the display is back-lit to allow you to see the numbers and they are large enough that are easily recognized even at a distance.
Extremely accurate to plus or -1/16 of an inch and it goes anywhere you do as it fits in your toolkit or even your pocket with these.
6. Bosch GLM 15 Compact Laser Measure
Bosch a leading name in tools and accessories provides you with a laser-measuring device in the GLM 15 that works with just the push of a button. When enabled, it continuously updates the range to your target and pressing the same button again locks the measurement in for you.
All you have to do is just turn the machine on and you have the measurement of distance that is accurate up to 1/8 of an inch. There will be no more guessing when you’re doing renovations or work around the house. For those in the construction field and home remodeling, this is a great tool to enable you to rapidly do estimates and measure how much work needs to be done on a given project.
5. Bosch GLM 40 Laser Measurer
It might not have all the bells and whistles that its fancier GLM 50 sibling has, but the GLM 40 still does what it’s supposed to do well, and more (as you would expect from a Bosch product). First impressions: the GLM 40 is extremely tiny. It might be the tiniest measuring tool on the market today (it’s a little bit bigger than a grown man’s thumb). But don’t let its diminutive form factor fool you- it has real-time measuring, can measure up to 135 feet, and has a very powerful backlight so that you can easily take measurements in low light.
4. Tuirel T70 Laser Distance Measurer
The Tuirel Laser Distance Measurer can go the distance. While other high-end laser range finders/ measuring tools can only go up measure up to 140 or 160 feet, the Tuirel T70 can measure more than 229 feet (or 70 meters). It offers measurements in various units (inches, feet, decimal feet, and metric units) and also comes with a Pythagorean mode that allows you to take care of tricky measurement situations easily. Also, if you’re worried about taking this tool into a chaotic construction site- then worry no more. The unit feels very sturdy and has a rugged construction so that it can handle minor drops and falls with nary a scratch or damage.
3. Foneso F100 328ft Distance Measuring Tool
The Foneso F100 is one of the most powerful measuring devices on the market today. It allows you to easily and quickly measure the area of a room, apartment, office, or workspace with just a simple press of a button. No need for tape measures or another helping hand. You can easily take measurements of up to 229 feet all by yourself. It is powered by two AAA batteries. And by those two batteries alone, you can get up to 15,000 measurements so rest assured that you will be using the Foneso F100 for a long time.
2. Bosch DLR130K Laser Measure
If it’s super-fast, super easy, and super accurate measuring you want, then the Bosch DLR130K is just the right tool for you. Being a Bosch product, you can be assured that you’re getting very accurate readings every time. The DLR130K is pocket-sized, so you can carry it anywhere, and is powered by 4 AAA batteries.
1. Qooltek Multipurpose Laser Level Tool
The Qooltek Multipurpose laser level is the Swiss knife of all measuring tools. So you want to go old-school and manually use a measuring tape? You got it! The tool contains a measuring tape on one end. However, if you want to go the high-tech way of measuring you can also opt to use the laser measuring tool that is located on its other end. This device also has a three-position bubble level that you can use to make sure that shelves, cabinets, and tiles are positioned accurately. All of your measuring needs can be answered by this one tool alone. No need to buy additional levels, tape measures, or calculators. It’s an all in one device that you just can’t find anywhere else.