Is there anything more Canadian than conversations about the weather? It seems like we just we just shared cold weather home improvement ideas, and now here we are talking about what to do now that it’s hot outside!
Summer is the perfect time to take care of maintenance projects around the house that you have been putting off. With some music to keep you company, it can be downright pleasant to spend the day working outside. We totally understand, we work outside providing parging services in Edmonton and the surrounding area – all day, every day!
If you’re going to tackle your to-do list on a hot day, make sure you take a few precautions to stay safe.
Wear the Right Clothes
Understand the Signs of Danger
Know When to Call it a Day
Sure, you’ve meant to tackle that project for weeks now, but if there are heat alerts all over the place, what’s one more day? If you simply must get something done TODAY, try doing it first thing in the morning or the early evening when temperatures are cooler.
If you need more safety information or you work outside for more than the occasional project around the house, check out WorkSafe Alberta’s Best Practice – Work Safely in the Heat and Cold.
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