19 Results for tag Home Improvement

How to use a ladder on stairs

It’s a question as old as stairs themselves: How do you use a ladder on them? Sure, there are expensive specialty ladders out there that bend and articulate and transform, but what about those of us who can’t afford a $400 ladder, and just want to use the trusty single or extension ladder already hanging in […] ... Read More

Ladder-Aide Pro a remporté le prix du choix des détaillants NRHA au Salon National de la Quincaillerie 2019 à Las Vegas !

Avec ces mots, Joe Franquinha de Crest Hardware de Brooklyn, NY (NRHA Young Retailer of the Year, 2019) explique pourquoi il a voté pour le Ladder-Aide Pro. C’était un événement fantastique. Nous avons rencontré beaucoup de nouvelles personnes de l’industrie, tant des détaillants que des professionnels, et ils ont tous aimé notre produit. Le marché […] ... Read More

DASMA Color Code Standards for Garage Door Springs

Ideal Security’s garage door springs comply with the official color codes provided by the Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA). Below are the color standards for extension springs for overhead sectional garage doors. Two of each spring are required to lift a door of the specified weight. Door Weight (Pounds) Door Weight (Kilograms) Color Ideal Part […] ... Read More

6 Great Ways Enhance Your Curb Appeal

A striking front entrance makes a statement about you and your home. It serves as a greeting point for guests and gives the first impression about what to expect inside. And if you have future plans to sell your property, real estate agents agree that it’s one of the best ways to attract buyers and […] ... Read More

5 Common Garage Door Problems With Easy Fixes

(Image source) Home repairs may be quite common. Your home may need a bit of repairing and maintenance here and there to improve its functionality. However, some of these repairs can cost you a lot. Some fixes may need expert supervision. However, there are many repairs around the house that you can do on your […] ... Read More

6 FAQs About Home Security, Remodeling, and New Additions

While homeowners once packed up their possessions and moved on the average of once every five years, the modern trend is to stay put and use the money to remodel the home you live into a bigger, better structure that is more of what you want. Taking out a wall, expanding a closet, or building […] ... Read More

Top 6 Green Home Improvement Projects

Many homeowners want to make their homes more environmentally friendly. This is partially driven by a sense of moral rightness. However, for many, it is also driven by a desire to cut down costs. Utility bills can be sky-high. Some investments today in improving your home’s “greenness” can net major returns down the right. 1) […] ... Read More

5 Garage Door Tips to Boost Your Curb Appeal

In the real estate sector, first impressions are usually referred to as curb appeal. The elements that a person first notices when looking at your home from the street could be simple things, like the color of your mailbox or main door, to items that require a little money, like landscaping or fencing. A house […] ... Read More

A Spring Cleaning Secret: Security Bars

Spring is just around the corner, which means it’s time to pull back your curtains, open your windows and patio doors or sliding glass doors, and let the warm sun and gentle breeze in to wash away the winter blues. But as tempting as it may be to throw open every window and door for […] ... Read More

Le Secret du Nettoyage de Printemps : les Barres de Sécurité

Le printemps arrive à grands pas, ce qui signifie qu’il est temps de tirer les rideaux, d’ouvrir les fenêtres et les portes patios ou les portes vitrées coulissantes, et de laisser entrer le soleil chaud et la brise légère pour chasser la déprime de l’hiver. Mais aussi tentant que cela puisse être d’ouvrir chaque fenêtre […] ... Read More

Ladder-Aide PRO: Customer Testimonials For Safe Stairway Use

Don’t Take Our Word For It Whether you’re amping up your home security with our security bars, preparing for power outages with our emergency lights, or using our Ladder-Aide levelers and stabilizers to safely use ladders on stairs for your painting, light installation, HVAC installations, and more, Ideal Security has an unwavering commitment to helping […] ... Read More

Ideal Security Invites You to Discover the Ladder-Aide PRO at NSC Spring Safety Conference & Expo 2023 

(Montreal, Quebec) – May 8, 2023 – Ideal Security, a leading home hardware supplier for over 65 years, will highlight its innovative safety solution for using ladders on stairs, the Ladder-Aide PRO, at the 2023 NSC Spring Safety Conference & Expo in Indianapolis.  The event takes place from May 18th – May 19th, and product […] ... Read More

A Guide To Garage Door Extension Springs

There comes a time when hardware we take for granted needs replacing, and garage door springs are no exception. Between the wear and tear of time and constant use, garage door springs will gradually weaken and warp, resulting in an imbalanced garage door. With the right information in mind and tools in hand, what was […] ... Read More

Ideal PRO veut que vous travailliez en toute sécurité dans les escaliers avec le Ladder-Aide PRO

Ideal PRO présentera le Ladder-Aide PRO au NSC Safety Congress & Expo en octobre à la Nouvelle-Orléans, au kiosque 4923. Que vous ou votre équipe entrepreniez un projet d’entretien, de CVC ou de rénovation nécessitant l’installation d’une échelle dans un escalier, le Ladder-Aide PRO est un outil qui vous aidera à commencer le travail rapidement […] ... Read More

Ideal PRO Wants You to Work Safely on Stairs With the Ladder-Aide PRO

Ideal PRO will be presenting the Ladder-Aide PRO at the NSC Safety Congress & Expo this October in New Orleans at Booth #4923. Whether you or your team are undertaking a maintenance, HVAC, or renovation project that involves setting up a ladder on a staircase, the Ladder-Aide PRO is a tool that will help you […] ... Read More

Introducing The GL Exterior Door Handle: Satin Gold Edition

We are delighted to announce the latest addition to our product lineup – the GL storm door and screen door lever handle (also known as the HK01-I-SG), now available in the elegant Satin Gold finish. This stunning handle combines functionality, durability, and aesthetic appeal, making it the perfect choice for homeowners looking to enhance the […] ... Read More

Présentation de la poignée de porte extérieure GL : Édition or satiné

Nous sommes ravis d’annoncer le dernier ajout à notre gamme de produits – la poignée GL pour contre-porte et porte moustiquaire (également connue sous le nom de HK01-I-SG), maintenant disponible dans l’élégante finition or satiné. Cette magnifique poignée allie fonctionnalité, durabilité et esthétique, ce qui en fait le choix idéal pour les propriétaires qui souhaitent […] ... Read More

How Do I Use A Ladder On Stairs?

Using a ladder on stairs isn’t as easy as it sounds, but with the right preparation and tools, you’ll be ready to climb like a pro. Read on to learn the essential tips and tricks to use a ladder on stairs. ... Read More

Qu’est-ce qu’une vis sectionnable ?

Les vis à rupture, ou vis à casser, offrent une solution pratique pour éviter le gaspillage de vis standard. Elles fournissent exactement le nombre nécessaire, réduisant le gaspillage et offrant une certaine flexibilité. De plus, une méthode est décrite pour les ajuster à la longueur souhaitée. Ces vis sont désormais incluses dans certains produits de quincaillerie pour contre-portes. ... Read More

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