Air Compressors And Air Tools Available here. Air compressors and air tools, like nail guns, paint sprayers, sanders and polishers, change power to stored potential energy in the form of pressurized air. Aside from inflating objects like tyres and basketballs, air compressors and air tools have a litany of household and automotive uses. For example, air tools are also used for painting, cutting and cleaning. Air compressors and air tools also have the added benefits of being far more powerful yet less expensive than their gas or electrically motorized counterparts. Browse our selection of compressors and air tools to find the best option for your household and automotive needs.