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Lawn & Garden: Protection and Prevention

May 9, 2017

The following new lawn and garden supplies protect plantings and lawns from drought while preventing injury from repetitive yard chores. Scotts EveryDrop™ Water Maximizer for Lawns and Landscapes. Battle drought and warmer temperatures with...

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Pet Products: Freeze-Dried Foods

May 9, 2017

Many outdoor enthusiasts are animal lovers and discerning pet parents who are driving the healthy pet food trend. One steadily growing subcategory within the healthy pet food trend is products made with freeze-dried whole foods such as meats and...

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Tailgating & Recreation: Innovative Gadgets

May 9, 2017

Outdoor enthusiasts and backyard chefs alike seek innovative gadgets that make completing tasks in the great outdoors a little easier. Your customers can be the heroes of any tailgating or backyard event this summer thanks to these new innovative...

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3 Trends in Outdoor Categories for 2017

May 9, 2017

Outdoor recreation is a strong economic driver in the U.S, generating up to $887 billion in consumer spending per year and boosting economies in small rural communities and densely populated cities, according to the Outdoor Industry Association. Due...

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Plumbing & Electrical: Accessory Aids

May 2, 2017

Many plumbing and electrical accessories can help jobs run more smoothly while also making the work more comfortable. Ladder Shelf System by MM Design. Found in the Inventor’s Spotlight section of the 2016 National Hardware Show®, this...

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Power Tools & Hardware: Heat, Noise Reduction and Speed

May 2, 2017

Workshops and worksites can be extremely loud and cold, and equipment that can reduce noise loads to protect hearing and reduce temperatures to protect tools is important to contractors and DIYers alike. New innovations in power tools can also...

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Paint & Accessories: Hand Protectors

May 2, 2017

A painter’s most valuable tool is not a ladder or even rollers or brushes. It’s their hands. The following products protect hands and arms, so pros can do their job in comfort. Freehand DIY Anti-Fatigue Paint Brush Handle from GalaxG Tools....

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Comforts on the Job Site

May 2, 2017

Pro customers make up 20 to 50 percent of sales and more for many retailers. Beyond addressing the basic needs of contractor customers, sellers may consider innovative tools and equipment that keep pros safe, healthy and comfortable on the job....

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Housewares: Handy and Decorative Uses

April 25, 2017

Many household items have multiple purposes. Below are just a few creative, alternative uses for common items in the housewares category. Drawer Pulls. Drawer pulls easily turn into clothing hooks once installed in walls or wooden pieces and they...

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Building Supplies: Common Items Become Art

April 25, 2017

Even the most basic building supplies can become art in the hands of creative DIYers. Check out these projects that turn screws, clamps, and concrete into interior decor items. Screws. Artist Andrew Myers  has elevated screws to fine art with...

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