Product Recalls: Safe Harbor Windows and Valspar Cleaner

By on December 7, 2016

Atrium Recalls SafeHarbor Windows Due to Impact Injury Hazard

Safe Harbor Window Recall

Name of product: SafeHarbor vinyl impact windows
Hazard: The glass can separate from the frame during hurricane conditions, posing an impact injury hazard.
Description: This recall involves SafeHarbor Series 65 and 265 vinyl impact windows that are custom manufactured and installed by contractors to meet building specifications and vary in size and shape. The windows are installed with a removable label with the “SafeHarbor” brand name on it.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Remedy: Consumers should avoid areas with the recalled windows during hurricane conditions and contact Atrium to schedule a free repair.
Sold At: ABC Supply, Absolute Installation, Builder’s First Source, Gulf Coast Lumber, Jupiter Industries, Lansing, Lowe’s, and Lumberman’s stores nationwide from March 2016 through September 2016 for between $350 and $750.
Consumer Contact: Atrium at 800-377-6524 from 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at or online at and click on “Safety Alert” for more information.

Valspar Recalls Wood Cleaner and Wood Brightener Products Due to Chemical Hazard

product recall ValsparName of product: Cabot wood cleaner and wood brightener products
Hazard: A faulty cap seal can cause the containers to leak contents, posing a chemical hazard to consumers. Inhaling, ingesting or skin contact with the product can cause burning and other injuries.
Consumer Contact: Cabot Stains toll-free at 877-755-3336  from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET or online at and click on the Information on Cabot Cleaner and Brightener Recall link at the top of the page.
Description: This recall involves Cabot-branded wood cleaner and wood brightener products, sold in one gallon (3.78 L) white bottles with a handle that are about 9 inches tall. The bottles have the Cabot logo and the name of the product on the front. Products included in the recall have the badge alphanumeric identifier printed on the back of bottle compare to chart here.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled products and keep them away from children and immediately contact Valspar for disposal and refund instructions.
Sold At: The wood cleaners were sold at Menards in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin in August 2016 for about $10.  The wood brighteners were sold at Blain Supply, Do It Best, L&M Fleet Supply, Menards and Orgill in California, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota and South Dakota from August 2016 through September 2016 for about $15.
Importer(s): The Valspar Corporation, Cabot brand owner, of Minneapolis, Minn.
Distributor(s): The Valspar Corporation, Cabot brand owner, of Minneapolis, Minn.

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