All posts tagged "ladders"
Werner Recalls Aluminum Ladders
According to the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, every year there are around 300 deaths in the U.S. caused by falls from a ladder. What could possibly make this worse? How about a malfunctioning, multi-position ladder!...
- Posted June 30, 2018
Show Notes: Ladders, Safety and Great Coatings
Holiday decorations always seem to require a ladder. If you’ll be hanging lights and want to be “ladder safe” we have tips that will keep you out of the emergency room. Christmas tree fire safety should be at...
- Posted December 10, 2016
Safety Tips For Summer Paint Touch-ups
Take a walk around your house and look at the paint with a critical eye. Is it faded, cracked or peeling in some areas? Could it use a touch-up here and there? Summer’s the perfect time for...
- Posted July 7, 2016
On Ladder Safety
What could be worse than working off a ladder if you’re afraid of heights? Working off a ladder which isn’t safe. Ladder safety is no laughing matter. A overabundance of do-it-yourself injuries can be attributed to poor...
- Posted February 10, 2016
Show Notes: We Clean Garages and More
Do the words “Clean the Garage” send your family running out of the house? Is everything you don’t know what to do with in your garage? Is the family mantra “STUFF IN” and never stuff out? No...
- Posted August 15, 2015
Choosing The Perfect Ladder
Back in the days of the Arc when we were full-time carpenters “getting high” meant climbing a ladder. What’s interesting about that is we’ve always been afraid of heights. So, you might imagine how important it was...
- Posted August 13, 2015
Over 300 People Die a Year From Ladder Falls: Ladder Safety Tips
Tips for an injure-free experience with ladders. The invention of ladders has been traced back at least 10,000 years, to a primitive cave painting in Spain. The ladder is a tool of man – so basic in...
- Posted June 2, 2015
Show Notes: What’s Hot at the Hardware Show
May 9, 2015 What’s Hot at the National Hardware Show 2015 On The House was on the road traveling to the 70th annual National Hardware Show for the 25th time and lot has changed. If you have...
- Posted May 9, 2015
Outdoor and In-door Holiday Safety Tips
A few things you can do with Christmas lights to make sure your holidays are beautiful and safe. Are you one of those overachievers who puts up so many outdoor Christmas lights that jet planes think your...
- Posted December 7, 2014
Show Notes: Dr. Elmo, Treats and Holiday Tips
We are in the holiday spirit thanks to Dr. Elmo singing his hit songs and kicking off the Under The On The House Christmas Tree holiday giveaway. Thank you to our guests: Stacia Marlow of Sparkle and...
- Posted December 6, 2014