Snow shovels and electric snow shovels are effective tools 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 the video above to find out more.

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Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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