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Jobsite First Aid

November 29, 2016

Taking care of minor injuries quickly can keep small issues from becoming bigger problems. Whether it’s on the playground, at the jobsite or in the great outdoors, having the products to manage injury is key. Among the standard first aid...

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Wearable Warmth

November 29, 2016

Keeping warm on the jobsite often means bulky coats or multiple layers, which can impede movement and create safety issues or make it difficult to complete the job efficiently. Several companies have taken this problem into account and have created...

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3 Popular Indoor and Outdoor Mats

November 29, 2016

Inclement weather can destroy interior floors. Kids, pets or anyone coming into a living space from outside can drag in all sorts of grit and grime, leading to scratched hardwood and carpet that wears out faster than it should. That’s when...

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Multipurpose Flashlights

November 29, 2016

Sometimes a flashlight is more than just a flashlight, and one of the newest products showcased by Nite Ize at the 2016 National Hardware Show® proves just that. The 3-in-1 LED Mini Flashlight by Nite Ize shines a lot of light from its 4.5"...

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New Power Testers Make Great Stocking Stuffers

November 29, 2016

Consumers can give the gift of safety and convenience to the electricians in their lives this year with two new products introduced by Gardner Bender. The DualCheck 2-in-1 Tester by Sperry Instruments, and the Sperry Instruments Smart Meter were...

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Headlines: November 29, 2016

November 29, 2016

3, The number of tips for better displays offered by Macy’s Window Designer. 1000, The number of seasonal items Home Depot has added to inventory to meet consumers’ demand for home décor. 4, The number of health insurance updates for 2017...

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2 Activities for Pets & Their Owners

November 29, 2016

For home improvement centers with popular pet product niches, in-store activities for pets and their owners are a great way to promote new products and show loyal customers with pets some appreciation. Pet activities held during slow traffic times...

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Maximizing Attic Storage

November 29, 2016

The attic gets more attention this time of year, as holiday decorations are taken down and returned to storage and New Year decluttering resolutions are made. Promotions of plastic storage bins, packing boxes, shelving units and closet systems can...

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4 Tips for Grilling Holiday Meals

November 22, 2016

One trend that continues to pick up followers is cooking holiday meals outdoors. Whether it’s because space in the kitchen is limited, entertaining areas get too warm for comfort when the oven is going or because the family grill master wants one...

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New Bird Feeder Captures the Moment

November 22, 2016

Wild bird enthusiasts appreciate the ability to get close up views and photos of their favorite birds, but getting close can be difficult without the proper photography equipment, which can sometimes be very cost prohibitive. Enter the Bird Photo...

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