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You should not rely on forward-looking statements because our actual results may differ materially from those indicated by these forward-looking statements as a result of a number of important factors. These factors include, but are not limited to, the following: loss of market share through competition, introduction of competing products by other companies, pressure on prices from competitors, suppliers, and/or customers, failure or delay in developing new products, lack of acceptance of new products, failure to manufacture products that meet required performance and safety standards, foreign exchange fluctuations, cyclicality of industries, such as plumbing and heating wholesalers and home improvement retailers, in which the we market certain of our products, reductions in the supply of raw materials, increases in the prices of raw materials, economic factors, such as the levels of housing starts and remodeling, impacting the markets where our products are sold, manufactured, or marketed, environmental compliance costs, product liability risks, the results and timing of our manufacturing restructuring plan, changes in the status of current litigation, including the James Jones case, and other risks and uncertainties discussed under the heading "Certain Factors Affecting Future Results" in our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities Exchange Commission and other reports we file from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. We do not intend to, and undertake no duty to, update the information contained in this website.