Preventing Injuries When Tackling DIY Jobs
Warm weather a thing of the past and the garden furniture in storing for another year, many property owners turn their attention to interior home improvements. Unfortunately, DIY injuries continue to happen from home owners attempting DIY projects on their own. Although we can’t cover all injury types we’ve found several of the most frequent ones are showcased in the infographic from Westfarm Windows, a UK based double glazing provider.
It doesn’t take a lot to hurt yourself when taking on DIY jobs around the home, but prevention is undoubtedly better than cure. Did you know that booze plays it part in as much as 30% of DIY injuries? So, keeping that knowledge in mind, make sure to save the well-deserved beer until the job is complete.
Preventing DIY accidents can be as simple as putting on the right clothing, wearing protective goggles and ensuring all equipment is secure and in good working order. Have a look at the infographic here for more handy guidance on avoiding DIY injuries.