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Electrical Supplies at The Home Depot
January 16, 2014 – 12:01 am | No Comment

PRO Grade Electrical Supplies
I’ve never seen the bid market as tight as it is today which means contractors need every advantage when it comes to material pricing. Did you know that The Home Depot offers …

Leviton USB Charger / Outlet Review – Model T5630
September 25, 2012 – 7:58 pm | 4 Comments
Leviton USB Charger / Outlet Review – Model T5630

USB Outlets Now Standard Equipment For Homes Small and Large
Today almost every household has a combination of mobile devices that feature power chords that derive their power from USB ports connected to computers and other …

LiftMaster® Elite Series® Garage Door Opener with MyQ™ Technology Review
February 12, 2012 – 7:13 pm | 7 Comments
LiftMaster® Elite Series® Garage Door Opener with MyQ™ Technology Review

Elite Series® DC Battery Backup Belt Drive Garage Door Openers
Garage door openers haven’t changed much in the last 20 years other than different motors that help reduce noise. All that has changed with some really …

Installing Programmable Thermostats
January 9, 2012 – 5:46 am | 4 Comments
Installing Programmable Thermostats

Programmable Thermostats Save Money
Installing a programmable thermostat is a very easy home improvement project and one that could save you quite a bit of money. Installing a programmable thermostat helps save energy by automatically turning …

Installing Recessed Lighting – Fire Safety
October 24, 2011 – 10:22 am | 2 Comments
Installing Recessed Lighting – Fire Safety

Recessed Lighting Fire Safety
I’ve had several questions this month about fire safety and recessed lighting (or recessed cans). If you’re going to be installing recessed lighting or you’re going to be adding extra insulation to …

Generator Q&A with Kohler
September 22, 2011 – 6:34 pm | No Comment
Generator Q&A with Kohler

Generators Around The Home
With all the nasty weather around the Country lately I thought it would be good timing for some generator talk. The folks at Kohler were generous enough to share some of their …

Using A Backup Generator
August 28, 2011 – 4:10 am | 5 Comments
Using A Backup Generator

Backup Generator – When the Lights Go Out

Hurricane Irene is breathing down our neck here in NH today. As the storm approaches I thought it was a good time to revise an older post here …

Logitech Squeezebox™ Touch – Multi Room Sound System
March 28, 2011 – 6:00 am | No Comment
Logitech Squeezebox™ Touch – Multi Room Sound System

Logitech Squeezebox™ Touch
A multi-room sound system is something we planned for when we built the new house. I installed two things to help facilitate a multi-room sound system including structured wiring and a built-in speaker …