Ladder safety: Don’t get decked while decking the halls

Ladder safety: Don’t get decked while decking the halls

The refrain to the holiday song “Deck the Halls,” goes fa-la-la-la-la not fall-la-la-la-la. But falling is what too many homeowners do when attempting to hang holiday lights and decorate their homes. Falls off ladders, roofs or pieces of furniture not meant to support weight sent more than 13,000 holiday decorators to the emergency room at the end of 2010. Half were hospitalized. So, give yourself and your family the gift of safety by reviewing these ladder safety tips from the … (read more)