Control power switches using only your foot.
The Tapper Foot Switch® from Brookstone is an extension cord with a built-in foot-operated switch. With it, you can turn electrical units on and off by tapping your foot on the switch. This device should be used only with light-duty electrical appliances such as lamps and fans.
Another safety tool is the Easy Off® Power Control from ReiTech. It attaches to a power tool for emergency stops and provides an easy way to turn off a power machine when both hands are occupied. The user knocks the power control with a knee or foot to quickly turn off the tool.
Smart Power Outlet
This power switch was designed with a real-life workshop scenario in mind.
Extension Cord Tips
A durable three-pronged extension cord is essential for any workshop. Here are a few extension cords and accessories available on the market.
Wire and Metal Cutting Tools
Check out the variety of tools that can be used to cut through wire and metal materials.
Cut Perfect Holes With a Python Cutter
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Bathroom Electrical Tips
Keep these tips in mind whenever you're dealing with wiring in a bathroom.
Extension Cord Safety Tips
Extension cords can be handy tools, but not all cords are the same. Use these safety tips to avoid electrical fires when using extension cords.
Electrical Safety Tips
Before you tackle any electrical task, review these top safety concerns.
Electricity in the Workshop
These tips offer information on workshop electricity.
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Learn how an audio system works and the best way to set it up in a media room or home theater.
DIY Electrical Safety
Working on or near a home's electrical system can be hazardous if you don't know the rules. Use these tips to learn how to work safely around electricity.
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