The hanging hardware can break and allow the decor to fall
June 18, 2018
The Uttermost Company of Rocky Mount, Va., is recalling about 17,000 mirrors and art & wall dcor.
The hanging hardware can break and allow the decor to fall, posing an injury hazard to bystanders.
The company has received 13 reports of the hanging hardware breaking and causing mirrors and wall dcor to fall from walls, including one injury when a mirror fell and caused a laceration to a consumers leg.
This recall involves various types of mirrors, art, and wall dcor sold with adjustable j-hook hanging hardware.
The recalled hardware has item number 1703, 1704, 1705 or 1706 printed on the back bottom portion of the j-hook and on the hardwares box.
The recalled adjustable j-hooks measure approximately 3.5 inches long and 0.75 inches wide.
The mirrors, art, and wall dcor, manufactured in China, were sold at Gallery Furniture, Mathis Brothers, Matter Brothers Furniture, RC Willey, Star Furniture stores and other stores nationwide and online at 5thAvenueDesigns.com, Bellacor.com, Build.com, LampsPlus.com, Wayfair.com and other websites from June 2017, through March 2018, for between $50 and $200.
What to do
Consumers should immediately take the recalled decor off the wall and inspect the hanging hardware to check for the recalled metal adjustable j-hooks. If the decor has the recalled metal adjustable j-hooks, do not re-hang the recalled decor.
Consumers with recalled metal adjustable j-hooks should contact Uttermost to receive free replacement adjustable j-hooks with free shipping.
Consumers may contact Uttermost at 800-678-5486 ext. 4154 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.uttermost.com and click on Recall Information at the bottom of the page for more information.