Archive for May, 2013

Imagine this: it’s a hot summer day; you’re soaking up the sun in your backyard & there is barely a breeze flowing through the trees. For you, this is perfect You’re working on your tan and enjoying the lazy relaxation that summer brings. But what about for your dog, trying to hide in the shade?

For dogs, summer is great for a little while. We’ve all seen dogs basking in the sun, regardless of the color or thickness of their fur. But after a while, they start panting and the heat is too much for them. Because of their fur, dogs can’t release heat the way that we can. Most of us don’t have too much hair on our bodies, so once we leave the sunlight, we don’t stay hot for very long.

Let your dog enjoy the same heat as you, without him or her overheating. with K&H’s Cool Lounger, a cooling gel pack gets inserted into the tufted, comfy bed, ensuring that Fido can stay cool for 6-8 hours.

Let the Dog Days of summer be relaxing for both you and your furry friend.


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As the weather begins to change and the sun’s heat begins to make houses muggy and warm, there is only one consistent complaint – sleep is less consistent and less fulfilling during hot summer nights.

While that may be true, it doesn’t mean that you should have to just deal with it, running fans all night long or trying to sleep without a blanket on. Instead of trying to jerry-rig your way to a restful night’s sleep, try the Chillow Plus!

Cooling and soothing, this gel-filled pillow can easily help you find a good night’s sleep. The best part is that it doesn’t have to be restricted to just sleep; you can use the cooling pillow for headaches, fevers, warm nights watching TV or use the included Velcro wrap to turn the pillow into a cooling wrap for achy joints or bones.

The Chillow Plus will help you save on air conditioning costs and in this economy, everyone can use some help on additional costs. Simply add water, close the port and get ready to fall asleep in any heat.

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Injured tissue, like that of chronic pain injuries, age and natural erosion can be incredibly difficult to live with.  People that live with chronic pain often seek pain relief through doses of aspirin or Tylenol and try to sooth the stress on their muscle through hot or cold packs. This can provide temporary relief however, none of these will actually help to heal or eliminate chronic pain. So what will?

Far Infared Rays. Far Infared Rays, or FIR, are waves that are totally invisible to the eye, yet somehow stimulate your body’s tissues with gentle, soothing and therapeutic heat. FIR helps to expand capillaries, promoting greater blood flow, which helps to restore damaged and injured tissue through the growth & regeneration of cells.  How does one receive FIR therapy? Luckily, it’s available in the privacy and comfort of your own home with Venture Heat’s At-Home Deluxe Heat Therapy Pad, along with their entire line of Heat Therapy products.

This large FIR therapy heating pad has absolutely zero bulk, no harsh wires poking you or coils. In fact, it’s soft fleece lining makes the luxurious heat even more enjoyable, without any risk or harmful reactions. Need a better reason to try FIR Therapy from Venture Heat? It works.

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Any hiker, distance runner or avid traveler will tell you that owning a CamelBak or personal hydration pack is a necessity & if you’ve ever dealt with one, you know that they are incredible devices. We could go on and on about how great and functional they are, but chances are if you needed one, you’d likely own it.  Instead, we’d rather talk about how big of a pain it is to try and clean it.

If you’re patient, you might take it out of its pouch, wash it with soap and water and then hang it upside down, waiting for it to dry before stuffing it back in its pouch and then putting it away in the closet, ready for your next use. What you don’t know about this method, is that it takes an extremely long time and still does not rid your fluid bladder of mildew and other odor causing germs. So what will?

Hydration Peet Dryer. Easy to use – simply plug in and let it go, the Hydration Peet Dryer will completely dry out the reservoir, ensuring that you have a safe, clean pouch to use on your next run or hike!

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Have you ever wondered how men working on power lines during winter or wonder how people that spend their day in snow can adjust their snowboard boots with ease?

Easy – get a battery heated glove with enough dexterity, stretch & the right kind of fit. That may sound impossible until we get a little farther along into the future, but it’s not! In fact, they’ve been around for more than 10 years! Venture Heat has been making battery heated clothing for years, allowing them the industry experience and expertise to know how to design a glove as innovative as this.

Powered by their own Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery, uses can enjoy up to 8 hours of heat without loss of dexterity, grip, style or function. The Venture Heat City Collection Heated Gloves does just that; additionally, it offers three different heat settings that can be adjusted according to the user’s preference. Not sure if you believe us? Check out their video here.

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You may not know it, but once you’ve brushed your teeth and put the toothbrush away, bacteria starts to move in. While you’re sleeping, cells multiply, creating a haven of germs. When you wake up, that’s the exact same toothbrush you’ll use to get rid of morning breath, plaque and cavities.  Knowing how quickly bacteria works while you’re away, why would you ever use anything but a brand new toothbrush again?

Now, you can get a brand new, clean toothbrush every six minutes. Cleanwave Portable Toothbrush Sanitizer is a necessity for every household, traveler or person with teeth and/or dentures.

After brushing, simply enclose your toothbrush in the portable case and go. Six simple minutes is that is needed to UV sanitize your brush, including airborne contaminants too!

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