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Check It Out: Snap-to-Vent Dryer Connectors

What is the most frustrating thing about installing your dryer? For me, it’s all the hoses and attachments, and then, getting them to fit in the laundry room without crushing them. Even more frustrating is how awkward it is to try to lean over your dryer with the hose clamp and screwdriver to install or clean the ventilation hose. Luckily for you, and for me, Ziggurat Products came up with a solution to our problem. Snap-to-Vent connectors make this job quick and easy! How the Continue reading →

How to tie a Double Diamond Knot and Horse Packing Q&A

We were privileged to have Travis Sparks come by and do a packing demo the other day. Hunting is a totally different experience with horses. One hunter told me his story about finally getting his deer right at the end of the day, and was dreading the hike back uphill to the truck. Luckily some horse packers saw him, came down, and helped him quarter & pack out the deer. He would have been out there way past sunset without their help! Packing isn’t just Continue reading →

How to make a Boa Paracord Bracelet

While I was walking past the Rope Room the other day, our Hardware buyer, Blaine Taylor, called me over. “I have a surprise for you,” he said. Next thing I knew, I found myself in a dark sideroom looking at a bundle of paracord that glowed in the dark! Just a short time under an LED flashlight was all it took to activate the PARAGLOW white and light blue paracord Blaine just got in. “Wow!” I thought. “This would be so cool to turn into Continue reading →

Use this Battery Jump Starter to start ANY Vehicle

This little battery can jump start your snowmobile, ATV, SUV, truck… even your FORKLIFT if you have one! REALLY! We’ve given several demonstrations of jump-starting trucks and cars with the Conversions Technology Power on Demand X-5 and its predecessor, the POD X-4. Randy got it in his head that we could start a forklift with it, and sure enough…. he did! Take a look: This jump starter comes in its own case that’s smaller than a laptop bag. It doubles as an LED flashlight and Continue reading →

How to Make your own Laundry Bucket Washer (video)

Pig muck-covered overalls? Horse leg wraps? Greasy shop rags? There’s no way those are going in the nice front-loading washing machine. Here’s a neat way to turn 5-gallon buckets into a shop washing machine that keeps the mucky things out of the clothing laundry. We saw this on Pinterest and HAD to try it out! Plus, you can also keep this on hand for emergencies: the Zombie Apocalypse or when the power goes out. Thanks to Melissa in our Housewares department for showing us how Continue reading →

WAKE THE BAY: Your April Willard Bay Fishing Report

#WAKETHEBAY Willard Bay is roaring awake for 2016! We are super excited to get this fishing season underway and I think Willard Bay isn’t going to disappoint this year. Check out this quick video we put together because we couldn’t wait to get out there! FISHING REPORT They raised the dike last year like some of you know, and early indications are that it is going to be an adequate watershed year. Hopefully that translates to a longer fishing season and more water in the Continue reading →

How to Rope (Video): Team Ropin’ Tips

Kwade Kosoff and Pace & Wells Thompson stayed after the 2nd Annual Dummy Ropin’ here at Smith & Edwards to show us some dummy ropin’ runs and give tips on how to head & heel rope. Head & Heel Ropin’ Tips from Kwade & Kyle Kosoff Dummy ropin’ is a ton of fun, whether you’re a team roper or a backyard roper. Kyle provided commentary on tips & what to watch for. Start practicing after school or work and you’ll be a pro roper in Continue reading →

Valentine’s Day Advice (Video)

The guys of the Gun Counter at Smith & Edwards really have seen it all. We’ve seen husbands and boyfriends who think they’re getting her the perfect gift… but it doesn’t go quite as planned. Trust us – we KNOW how it goes! Bonus Tip from one of our Fans “My rule for Valentine’s is to buy a gift that you won’t mind being thrown at the back of your head. Appliance-bad. Flowers-not so bad.” – posted on our Facebook page …Thanks for the tip! Continue reading →

What you need for Waterfowl in Utah

Smith & Edwards is lucky to be right next door to Willard Bay, so we get to hear fishing reports from all types of anglers. Even more than that, we’re just a couple miles from the Harold Crane Waterfowl Management Area, right behind Willard Bay, which is a great spot for ducks: you can bring a boat or even walk right in. I got to head out an afternoon with Tyler from the Smith & Edwards gun counter, and his dog Roger, who’s a rambunctious Continue reading →