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Caution: OSHA is not a small town in Wisconsin! June is National Safety Month.

Caution: OSHA is not a small town in Wisconsin! June is National Safety Month.

Matt R December 11, 2017 0

Safety Glasses. All in favor, say ‘EYE’! The Motley Guy “Gear Guru” reviews the perfect eye protection for all needs at your workplace. Comfort equals compliance, day or night with the 3M Light Vision

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Everybody….. Stand UP! Work…… Carry on!

Everybody….. Stand UP! Work…… Carry on!

Andrew H November 15, 2017 0

You’ve heard this before: sitting is the new smoking. Your muscles atrophy (that means they wither away) when you don’t use them. It’s an unwanted, yet common condition for people who spend 8 hrs/day

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Installing (& removing) the FiloFax eniTAB360 on my iPad so I can cook alongside Youtube’s finest chefs.

Installing (& removing) the FiloFax eniTAB360 on my iPad so I can cook alongside Youtube’s finest chefs.

Matt R November 12, 2017 0

When I’m not “doing windshield time” (as my dear Uncle John calls it), responding to gazillions of emails and YouTube comments, I can be found in the kitchen, de-stressing with the likes of celebrity

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I used my head and figured this out for you: assembling a hard hat

I used my head and figured this out for you: assembling a hard hat

Matt R October 31, 2017 0

Engineers designed hard hats over in St. Paul, Minnesota, but that doesn’t mean we’re all engineers wearing them. It took me 5 tries before I managed to successfully assemble the 3M hard hat model H-702R

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Life Hacks for Summer Projects

Life Hacks for Summer Projects

Matt R September 1, 2017 0

Kids back to school soon? Once they’re gone, you’ll have a little free time to get after those summer projects that never came to fruition. I love to paint, and just did a bathroom

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Hearing protection is always a sound investment.

Hearing protection is always a sound investment.

Matt R August 22, 2017 0

Ringing always in your ears? Could be your job site is too loud and you need ear protection, my friend. OSHA requires hearing protection when the noise level is above 85 dB (based on

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Need an extra hand? How about two or three?

Need an extra hand? How about two or three?

Matt R August 11, 2017 0

Unless you were born with a third arm, you inevitably have learned the limitations of having only two hands to hold with. That means two hands climbing a ladder. Or one hand to hammer

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Breathe In, Breathe Out. Simple as that.

Breathe In, Breathe Out. Simple as that.

Matt R August 9, 2017 0

Turns out, there are hundreds of different jobs endangering the health of workers. Just this past week I was visiting an auto body shop, and two mechanics were spraying new paint on a vehicle,

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Waste Not, Want Not

Waste Not, Want Not

Matt R August 4, 2017 0

Your mother isn’t around to pick up after you, and potentially…… neither is the janitor. I know you like working from home on summer days like these, but trash still collects around your workspace,

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Memorial Day….. Fourth of July….. Show your Patriotism every Day. Oh, and there’s a cherry on top!

Memorial Day….. Fourth of July….. Show your Patriotism every Day. Oh, and there’s a cherry on top!

Matt R July 4, 2017 0

Is there a soldier in your family? A Marine, perhaps? Whatever branch of the armed services, what he or she has done to protect our country deserves honoring, and that’s what the Semper Fi

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Your Boss would much rather you buy these than not, I promise you

Your Boss would much rather you buy these than not, I promise you

Matt R June 28, 2017 0

Not a trick question: are you at a desk right now? No? Are you at work? Also No?  Chances are, you are one of the tens of millions of hardworking hands-on guys and gals

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Table testing by Jean-Claude Van Damme. Just sayin’

Table testing by Jean-Claude Van Damme. Just sayin’

Matt R June 5, 2017 0

This is the real deal. The Motley Guy got hold of this incredible surface material, called Enduro, made by our friends over at Holland Barstool. You know their team of engineers vetoed dozens of

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