Now that the holidays have passed, people like to get started on the indoor projects in their home.  The first thing you need to think about before starting a project is SAFETY! Whether it’s for breathing, hearing or vision, 3M has the newest innovation to keep you protected while getting the job done right



Part of our Pro Series, the 3M™ 8511 Respirator with Cool Flow™ Valve is designed with the pro in mind to help bring you protection and comfort. Our most popular valved disposable respirator, it is equipped with a Cool Flow™ valve, which helps reduce heat build-up inside the respirator, helping to enhance your comfort during longer jobs. This N95 respirator features Advanced Electrostatic Media that enhances the capture of airborne particles while allowing you to breathe easier. An adjustable M-noseclip helps provide a custom, secure seal. Whether you’re hanging drywall or sanding a floor, rely on the trusted protection of the 3M™ 8511 Respirator with Cool Flow™ Valve.

3M has added its innovative Scotchgard™ Anti-Fog Coating Technology to new safety eyewear models. Excellent for workers in construction, oil and gas, and metal working jobs that require physically demanding tasks, the safety eyewear is designed to keep lenses clear of fog and steam – even when workers are in hot and humid conditions or climate controlled areas. The coating is bonded directly to the lens and retains its effectiveness for at least 25 washings, enabling workers to wear their safety eyewear longer.

The next generation in WorkTunes™ hearing protection and entertainment, the 3M™ WorkTunes™ Connect + Gel Cushions Hearing Protector with Bluetooth® technology combines a modern, comfortable design with high-fidelity sound quality. This innovative hearing protection lets you conveniently make and take phone calls. Equipped with Bluetooth® wireless technology, these hearing protectors allow you to stream the entertainment of your choice from your smartphone or other mobile device, while helping provide protection in noisy environments. Premium gel cushions provide enhanced comfort for your ears. The low profile and lightweight design is crafted with style in mind. Built-in comfort with baseball hat-compatible headband is excellent for extended wear. Whether you’re using a circular saw or mowing the day away, reach for 3M™ WorkTu­nes™ Connect +Gel Cushions Hearing Protector with Bluetooth® technology to help make your workday entertaining and–most importantly ­comfortable.

Large hole in the wall? No need to call the pros. With all the tools and materials you need to repair a hole up to 5 inches, the 3M™ Large Hole Repair Kit helps you get the flat fill for a pro finish. Unlike mesh screens that can leave lumps on the wall, this product uses an innovative behind-the-wall back plate for a flat fill that generates the same results as hiring a professional.Tools include: back plate, fiber reinforced compound, putty knife, tape and sanding sponge.

Get the job done in a flash with the help of 3M™ Premium Sanding Sheets. This premium sandpaper makes sanding your surface a breeze with its NO SLIP GRIP™ backing and high quality materials. Each large sheet is perfect for customizing to your needs, and its unique coating resists clogging. Whether you’re sanding wood, drywall, or metal, each sheet can be used on wet or dry surfaces, and the durable backing stands up to the job. Whether you’re working construction or refinishing a piece of furniture, rely on 3M™ Premium Sanding Sheets to get the job done right.

Keep your surface clean as you hand sand with the 3M™ Premium Dust Channeling Sanding Block Sponge. Featuring innovative channels on one side and a flat surface on the other, this two in one sanding sponge is great for detail work and flat sanding. Made with premium minerals and ultra durable foam, this sanding sponge lasts one job to the next and lets you easily control the direction you are sanding. An innovative coating helps reduce clogging, and you can rinse the sponge and reuse it. Tell extra dust to take a hike and reach for the multitasking power of the 3M™ Premium Dust Channeling Sanding Block Sponge.

Scotch® Delicate Surface Painter’s Tape is great for surfaces that require a little extra care such as wood floors, wallpaper, cabinets, painted drywall, and freshly painted walls*. This delicate surface tape with gentle adhesive can stay on surfaces for up to 60 days and then removes easily without leaving any sticky residue behind. This tape features Edge-Lock™ Technology that seals out paint to deliver sharp paint lines and clean removal for your more sensitive projects, including accent walls, decorative stripes and patterns. Whether you’re protecting your hardwood floors from paint splatter or going all out with a decorative mural, rely on Scotch® Delicate Surface Painter’s Tape for a professional look that’s easy on your surfaces.

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