All posts tagged "safety"
Message to Aging Americans: Protect Your Hands
As an important aspect of Healthy Aging® Month in September, Scepter® reminds consumers to re-evaluate the products they use around the home. Seeking out easy-to-open and simple-to-use products can relieve the pressure and strain on aging wrists and hands. “As we...
- Posted September 24, 2021
Don’t Panic: How to Save Gasoline Safely
In the past few days since the Colonial Pipeline closure, some people have saved gasoline in the worst ways ever. From filling water bottles to plastic bags to children’s sand buckets, consumers have been seen unsafely...
- Posted May 14, 2021
Safety First: Pool Deck Gets TracSafe® Anti-Slip Sealer
Children, grandchildren and pets. Those are the top reasons why homeowner Tina Puccinelli recently added an anti-slip sealer to her pool deck. “I always worried because the concrete and bricks around the pool got slippery when wet,”...
- Posted May 7, 2021
Gopher Resource® Receives Ongoing Support from Central Roofing
For the past 75 years, Gopher Resource® has operated a major lead recycling operation in Eagan, Minn. During the past six years, they’ve relied on Central Roofing to help manage the roofing on 291,000-square-feet of covered space. Five...
- Posted February 19, 2021
Lowe’s® Now Selling Daich Coatings Real Stone Products
Lowe’s®, one of North America’s largest home improvement retailers, now offers a wide variety of real stone DIY products from Daich Coatings. Included in the online selection are real stone countertop kits, floor coatings, sealers and clear...
- Posted February 16, 2021
Easy-to-Operate Fuel Containers for America’s Aging Population
What frustrates people as they grow older? Hard-to-grasp screw off jar lids. Trying to reach down to pick up an item that’s fallen under the table. Clutching a small house key to open a door. What doesn’t frustrate the older...
- Posted November 4, 2020
Prepping for Cold Weather Activities
Will 2020 ever end? That’s the question on the minds of many people who are tired of politics, quarantining and wearing masks. Certainly, the year will come to an end, but not before cold weather and winter chores...
- Posted October 26, 2020
Air Flows and Lawn Mows
From air vents to outside, we talk about safety and maintenance tips! Got Sweaty Vents? Why Do Air Conditioning Vents Sweat? Air conditioner vents get cold. Water vapor loves cold surfaces. Sometimes it leads to mold,...
- Posted September 12, 2020
5 Must-Have Hurricane Prep Items
Blowing in earlier than usual during the 2020 Hurricane Season, Arthur, Bertha, Cristobal, Dolly, Edourd, Fay, Gonzalo, Hanna and Isaias have already come and gone. But what’s ahead? When will Josephine make landfall? And, how can homeowners get ready...
- Posted August 12, 2020
Show Notes: Strong Home, Safe Home
Knowing your home and how you can fix it up, make it strong and make it safer for you and your family is important. Make your home strong! Because having a strong home makes it a smart...
- Posted August 3, 2019