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Show Notes for May 9, 2009

What the Carey Bros. are Talking About:
This week, On The House was live in Las Vegas at the National Hardware Show. We had a lot of terrific interviews with the people behind the innovative products you will find at your local hardware and home improvement stores, now and in the coming year. Read the rest of the show notes for a full recap of the companies, their products, and links to their website so you can see for yourself what got the Carey Brothers all worked up.

More Information:
Impact Eliminator
Impact Eliminator is the shock-absorbing shovel. This invention takes the stress out of heavy duty tasks. For a wide range of tools that will hake home improvement a lot easier check out their website by clicking the link above.

EarthTronics introduces residential and commercial wind turbine. The Honeywell Wind Turbine is a gearless, 'free wheeling'' turbine that generates power from the blade tips (where the speed lies) rather than through a complex slow central gear. Generate energy at the source, for the lowest cost per kWh in the alternative energy industry.

EZ Bagz
EZ Bagz™ is the revolutionary patented bag-in-bag system that takes the hassle out of taking the trash out. Thoughtful design nests 12 bags in one unit that fits most all standard trash containers - take a filled bag out, and another one is already in place. You only have to replace bags once every 12 times!

General Tools
General Tools & Instruments is proud to feature one of the largest collections of specialty hand tools and instruments anywhere on the net! They continually introduce new and innovative tools to our product line every month, and most tools are listed at an introductory discount price for the initial 90 days. As a result, you’ll find great deals on the latest digital instruments, plumbing tools, DIY woodworking tools and much more.

Gladiator Garage Works
Gladiator® is the only complete garage organization system that also includes appliances. Their products are designed for the harsh environment of your garage, and to get you organized once and for all.

Red Tool Box
Red Toolbox offers two product lines, carpentry tools and kits. Each tool has been ergonomically designed to suit children's hands, while maintaining the performance of the adult version. The products are easy to make, useful and express creativity. Also included are a workbench specifically designed to store tools and a tool belt to use while working.

Super Tool Heavy Duty Pipe Wrench
Superior Tool Company manufactures professional quality plumbing hand tools. At Superior Tool, they focus exclusively on plumbing tools and problem solving plumbing products.

Cosco Products
Cosco Lite Solutions Ladders has all the features you want in a household ladder. It features a lightweight aluminum frame with a featherweight design and a large platform resin top step. The top tray provides room for tools or a paint can. Your purchase is covered by a manufacturer's limited lifetime 10-year warranty.

Grip Tite Super Socket Set
Created by Better Tools & Fasteners to be absolutely the best method for tightening nuts and bolts, and for removing rounded bolts and nuts. Whether you're a do-it-yourselfer or a professional, Grip-TiteTM lets you take control of any project and save countless hours. Grip-Tite Super Sockets are made from the highest quality high strength alloy steel and are guaranteed for life.

Green Toad Painting Products
Green Toad paint brush system was designed to minimize the physical discomforts associated with do-it-yourself projects like painting and varnishing. The bristles, brush heads, and handles were made with 100% recyclable materials. Their products are biodegradable, recyclable, and compostable.

Louisville Ladder
Louisville Ladder has climbing products from step stools to extension ladders to attic stairs, and much, much more. Louisville Ladder has been trusted by the pros for over 60 years. Step up with the leader in ladders.

Protected Home Products
Your home, cabin, lake property, or business is an expensive asset and it’s important to protect it while you’re away. Protected Home offers home security products designed to protect your home when you’re not there. Their security and automation products offer you peace of mind and protection from the most common problems homeowners, vacation property owners and businesses face while they are away.

Use your smaller, passenger vehicle to haul anything from mulch and camping/sports gear to plywood, your lawn tractor or four wheeler in the versatile, easy-to-use trailer. Then convert the trailer into a lockable, waterproof, upright storage unit. Store it next to your house or shed, inside your garage or wherever you need additional storage for all your seasonal items, tools, recreational gear or supplies.

360 Electrical
360 Electrical’s patented design allows you to connect that large plug and just give it a turn to make space for another plug in the same outlet. They call it “plug and turn.” Both the top and bottom sockets rotate in either direction a full 360° so you’re sure to find a configuration that works.

One 2 Flush
It's time to save money by saving water. Introducing the One2flush dual flush conversion kit. Push the handle one way for liquids and the other way for solids, and the dual chambers know exactly how little or how much water to use during each flush. The savings? Thirty gallons a day for the average family! And it’s affordably priced and easy to install.

Spyder Scraper
From Simple Man Products, the Spyder Scraper is designed to fit easily and securely into all brands of reciprocating saws to provide you with the power you need to get your scraping done fast!

WHY Bug Trap
The W•H•Y Trap for Wasps, Hornets & Yellowjackets will catch 21 species of “stingy” pests in all. Can be used in any region of the country to catch any bug.

Level Best²
The Level Best² is proudly made in the USA. Measure, Level and Square all at the same time! The perfect tool to help with everything from installing a window to hanging a picture. This tool is a must-have for every tool box!

Evictor Products
Evictor Products designs and builds High-Intensity Strobe Lights used as visual repellents on squirrels, roof rats, raccoons, and other rodents that occupy attics, crawlspaces, wall voids, and other darkened areas. No poisons, odors, or any harmful chemicals, just one powerful light.

Belt Bucket
It is the perfect tool for painting trim or soffits, cutting in ceilings, or doing detail work such as Faux Painting. Having your hands free for ladder painting provides you with better safety and stability allowing you to focus on the quality of your work. Having a sufficient amount of paint on your side allows you to bend less, stoop less, and paint more efficiently.

Conceva Products
Great for toilet training, and transitioning to a regular sized seat. And it will not pinch the skin. There is no messy clean-up as with potty type seats, and they can be sure that the child is safely seated every time. No more fall-ins, or loose seats that need to be secured or supervised with each use.

Black Rhino Tools
Available at SEARS, these tools "work as good as they look.”

Mail Boss
The Mail Boss locking security mailbox product line secures sensitive mail, helping consumers protect themselves from the epidemic of mail theft and identity theft. USPS approved high security locking mailbox, stops mail thieves, safeguards your identity, takes only minutes to install, peace of mind at an affordable price.

Olympia Tools
Olympia Tools International engineers, develops, markets, and distributes high quality hand tools at an affordable price. The US headquarters and distribution center are located in Los Angeles, where they stock a wide range of hand tools and related products. Olympia Tools is committed to exceeding customer expectations in everyway.

Rain Reserve
RainReserveTM was created with this basic concept of water conservation in mind. It works by diverting the flow of rainwater from your gutter into a rain barrel, so you can use it however and whenever you need it. It’s also easy to install and maintain.

Shoulder Dolly
SHOULDERDOLLY® is a revolutionary new way to easily move big, heavy and bulky objects. Using natural leverage, it allows two lifters to maintain proper upright posture while moving any object. The sturdy harness fits comfortably over your shoulders. By using your legs, your strongest muscles, the SHOULDERDOLLY® decreases strain and the risk of injury to your lower back, hands, biceps and forearms.

K & H Products - ThermoHose
Thermo-Hose is thermostatically controlled and made with solid brass couplings. It’s a high-quality, double walled hose, turns itself off during warmer weather and there is no need to drain hose between uses. Perfect for cold-weather reigons and for use with pets and animals.

If you need any more information about today's program, please contact us and we'll try to help you find what you need. Thanks for listening to On The House with the Carey Brothers!

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