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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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A standing ovation for 3M’s new Sit/Stand Desk.

A standing ovation for 3M’s new Sit/Stand Desk.

Andrew H July 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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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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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 June 22, 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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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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Alas, flu season is upon us…..

Alas, flu season is upon us…..

Matt R May 15, 2017 0

…. But fear not my friends: the good folks at Purell got us covered! (you know those guys: they make the #1 most trusted brand in hand sanitizer, but no biggie). By using Purell

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How important is the work that Chicago Lighthouse does for the blind and deaf? Only Time will Tell.

How important is the work that Chicago Lighthouse does for the blind and deaf? Only Time will Tell.

Matt R April 21, 2017 0

I know there’s a clock on your phone. Maybe that’s why you stopped wearing a watch. But riddle me this: how often do you find your battery dead before the day is done? That’s

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