Earmuffs for safety
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Plug Your Ears

A typical lawn mower hits about 107 decibels, a power saw, 110—safe for just 15 minutes before you risk hearing damage. To protect yourself, look for earmuffs or reusable plugs that block out noise above 85 decibels.

We recommend: 3M Digital WorkTunes Earmuffs with AM/FM stereo, $60; Northern Tool + Equipment
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