All posts for the month July, 2012

DIY Sprinkler: Part One

July 23, 2012

A DIY sprinkler job is an easy way to water a dry spot on the lawn as well as give the kids a fun way to spend the afternoon running and playing through the sprinklers water. Step One Gather together the supplies for your sprinkler including: 10 ft. ¾ inch PVC Pipe, 4 – 90° angle slip ...

Makita 18V Compact Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2″ Hammer Driver-Drill Kit BHP452HW

July 23, 2012

Narrowing down and sifting through the choices for drillers/drivers can be tough as almost every tool brand offers their own drill/driver for you to buy. The Makita BHP425HW 18V Compact Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2″ Hammer Driver-Drill Kit  is a great drill/driver not only because of Makita’s solid reputation in the power tool industry, but also because it ...

Milwaukee M12 Cordless PVC Shear Kit with 1 Battery 2470-21

July 23, 2012

Many times pvc cutters are bulky and hard to handle. the grip is so large that getting your hand around the grip to cut can be a physical battle. The Milwaukee 2470-21 M12 Cordless PVC Shear Kit with 1 Battery  takes all the trouble shooting out of your cuts for you and gives you a smooth ...

Makita 18″ 50 cc Chain Saw DCS51018

July 20, 2012

The Makita brand is always a great choice when it comes to a quality high powered, power tool, and lets be honest any professional craftsman will tell you that all tool manufacturers are not created equal. Makita is seen by some as the Mustang of the power tool world, meaning Makita has serious power where it ...

DeWalt Heavy-Duty Rolling Table Saw Stand DW7440RS

July 20, 2012

Dewalt delivers a well-designed, sturdy and convenient table saw. It is lightweight, portable, and easily attaches to your Dewalt saw. The DW7440RS Heavy-Duty Rolling Table Saw Stand is simple to use, and moving it around is a breeze. In addition, its fast set up and storage capacity make it one of the best table saws ...

OSHA Top Ten Highest Company Fines Countdown

July 20, 2012

The following incidents were enforced with large fines as the result of a failure to adhere to safety practices on the worksite and the companies complete non compliance in many workers safety statutes outlined by OSHA to be followed in order to save lives. Many times the result was not just a very large fine ...

OSHA Top Ten Companies Fined: Part 2

July 18, 2012

OSHA’s Top Ten Highest Fined Companies Countdown 4, 5, and 6 The actual company names have been omitted. 4. Company D – $949,800 Sumner, TX at a Manufacturer 7 willful citations – failure to provide fall protection, adequate machine guarding, failure to provide proper eye protection, & failure to establish & maintain an audiometric testing program. 26 ...

OSHA Top Ten Most Fined Companies Part 3

July 17, 2012

Osha’s top Ten Companies Fined: Part 3 Companies 7 – 10 Note: the actual names of the company have been changed. 7. Company G – $729,000  Geneseo, IL, and Annawan, IL at a Grain elevator 17 willful citations-  8  instances of directing workers to enter workspaces where grain built up on the sides could fall and ...

Ridgid SeeSnake Digital Recording Monitor 39328 CS10

July 17, 2012

The Ridgid SeeSnake Digital Recording Monitor 39328 CS10 is a specialty tool, manufactured for professional plumbers and is usually considered to be a high end piece of equipment. As such, the SeeSnake 39328 is produced and marketed mainly to the professional working in a specialized sector, who already has a key customer base in tact, and whom ...

Stiletto 14 oz. Mini Ti Bone Hammer TBM14RMS

July 17, 2012

Stiletto brand hammers are known to be the very best in the business for their hard hitting appeal while still delivering 10 times less recoil shock per blow. The Stiletto TBM14RMS 14 oz. Mini Ti Bone Hammer is a framer’s hammer that features a steel replaceable face and hits like a 24 ounce hammer. What this means ...