Gas prices are one of those thousand cuts that can throw your careful budgeting off. Before you buy a new truck for your business in 2013, check out the newly updated government fuel economy update website. Looks like the 2013 Toyota Tacoma 2WD tops the list with 23 miles per gallon combined city/highway driving and an estimated $2,200 in yearly fuel costs. Right behind is the 2012 Toyota Tacoma with 22 mpg combined city/highway driving and $2,300 in yearly fuel costs.

—Stacey Freed, senior editor,REMODELING.