Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Hands-Free Product Ideal For Backyard Bums

OAK BEACH, N.Y. (Wireless Flash - FlashNews) – “Look, no hands” is just the phrase for a new product that allows lazy individuals to not lift a finger when opening their sliding doors.

The newly-invented Footle is an attachment that goes on the bottom of a sliding screen door and enables the user to push or pull the door with their foot when opening or closing it.

Product inventor Liz Herman says it’s “perfect” for backyard barbecue and cocktail parties when it’s hard to open a backyard or patio door without first putting down trays of food and drink.

She says the product is “very easy” to use and won’t cause you to throw out a hip because, as she puts it, “The door slides so much better when it’s pushed from the bottom anyways.”

Herman is trying to kick the $14.99 device into stores by summer, but for now it’s only available at

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