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Protect Your Eyes in Style This Summer

After a couple false starts this year, it looks as if summer is finally here to stay. And while gorgeous weather means tons of fun in the sun, it’s also when you have to be extra careful protecting your skin and eyes. Excess exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet rays can have damaging effects on your eyes, causing severe conditions like cataracts, skin cancer, and worse. Luckily, staying safe is as easy as putting…

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Abt Exclusive Recipes

Abt-solutely Delicious: S’mores Cookies

One of the great joys of summer backyard living is sitting out around the firepit and roasting some after-dinner s’mores. But if you’re an apartment-dweller who can’t just build a fire on your patio, or you’re simply uncomfortable around an open fire, you can still enjoy the warm, gooey goodness of melted marshmallows and chocolate with this easy-to-make recipe. These S’mores Cookies are filled with the same great tastes as the traditional…

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Yeti Coolers and Drinkware, Now at Abt

The middle of a surprise almost-spring snow storm probably isn’t when you’d be thinking about upgrading your cooler products. But we’re holding on tight to the idea that warmer temps are right around the corner, which means it won’t be long before the backyard parties and beach visits start, which means you’re going to need something to keep your cold drinks cold. And there are no products on earth better suited to…

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Your Summer Hiking Essentials from Abt

Summer is finally in the air and it’s time to get out to enjoy the wonderful weather. Hiking is one of the best summer activities, getting you outside with your family and friends to places that you have never seen before—or even back to your favorite destinations. Not only is hiking a great way to enjoy the warm summer weather, it’s also great exercise that will burn calories and increase your fitness…

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Abt’s 4th of July Sale Starts Today!

As the month of June is coming to an end, it’s hard to believe that July is almost here! That means America’s most celebrated holiday is just around the corner, the 4th of July. A weekend dedicated to celebrating the birth of our great country, enjoying awesome firework shows and barbecue, and of course spending time with friends and family. Starting today, celebrate America during our 4th of July Sale! Find great deals on tons of…

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Events Products

A Summer BBQ Experience Under $500

To Chicagoland readers, we can feel it. Summer’s just out of reach and we are on the precipice of swimming pools, and more importantly, good ole’ American barbecues with friends and family. While this season will surely be ushering in a new generation of grill masters eager for smoke-induced teary eyes and hours of trial-and-error hamburgers, there are also some seasoned veterans that could use a some upgrading or replacing. For $500 (without tax – for…

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Products Technology News

Keep Cool When the Heat Keeps Rising

We here in the Chicagoland area know the importance of keeping cool with an air conditioner.  The past week we’ve seen the temps reach up to 96 degrees.  When it comes to choosing the right air conditioner, be sure to think of all your needs. In a recent article by the Chicago Sun-Times, reporter Rachel Rice stopped by Abt Electronics to get some ideas on how to get the most of your…

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Get the Most Out of Your Pre-Summer Workouts

Everyone wants to be in tip top shape for summer. Who doesn’t want a lean toned body to show off at the beach? One of the largest hurdles the average person faces is making time to exercise. The answer to this problem is to train smarter, not harder. As a certified personal trainer, I’m speaking from experience when I tell you my heart rate watch is my best friend. It lets me…

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