What to Look for When Choosing a Snow Shovel
By: Danny Lipford
A snow shovel is an effective tool for removing snow from walks and driveways, but prolonged use can cause back pain and muscle strain. When selecting a snow shovel, look for a lightweight model that has an ergonomically designed handle with a “D” grip on the end. A curved handle will allow you to stand more upright to help alleviate any strain.
Other features to consider when choosing a snow shovel are a nonstick scoop and reinforced tip on the blade to reduce wear. Snow shovels, such as the Arctic Blast Ergonomic Snow Shovel from True Temper, include these useful features.
Watch this video to find out more.
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