What was Debbie Wiener’s inspiration for inventing the Slobproof! Paint Pen?
“My oldest son Sam came home from college for Thanksgiving and saw me on my hands and knees, filling in the dings and dents on my baseboard molding with crusty cans of white paint. Without moving an inch from the TV, he asked, ‘Hey Mom, isn’t there a better way for you to do that?’” From that one statement, Wiener developed the Slobproof! PaintPen, a vacuum-sealed paint pen that can be filled with any color paint for touch-ups. Read more about Debbie’s inspiration and 9 other “Crazy Small Business Stories of Inspiration” here.