Summer is now over and the exteriorproperty improvements are put aside for another year, many people begin to look at internal home improvements. Sadly, DIY injuries continue to happen from home owners attempting DIY jobs on their own. Although we cannot cover all injury types we’ve found a few of the most popular ones are showcased in the infographic from Westfarm Windows, a UK based double glazing business.
DIY injuries are frequent among your typical home owners and while some are inevitable, there are loads of safety measures you can take to minimise the risk of injury. Did you know that booze plays it part in as much as 30% of DIY injuries? So with that knowledge in mind, be sure to save the well deserved beer until the job is finished.
Many injuries can be avoided with the right planning and safety measures, like wearing safety goggles, securing step ladders in place and wearing the right clothes. Take a look at the infographic listed below for more practical guidance on preventing DIY injuries.