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Decorating and Design

Preventing holiday break-ins by increasing your home security during the holidays should be part of your plan during a busy and wonderfully hectic season of shopping and gift-giving, decorating and celebrating with friends and family. Unfortunately, it's an equally busy time of year for home...

Lighting and Electricity

As fall approaches the days get shorter, leaving your home in the dark for longer every night. Adding security lighting is a top deterrent to crimes in the home or garage, and the Heath Zenith Secure Home 240-Degree LED Motion-Activated Security Light gives you peace of mind knowing that...

Garage Doors

Away from home and wondering if you left the garage door open?  Or want to make sure your kids got home safely and closed it behind them?  Stop the worry with Chamberlain MyQ Garage.

The Chamberlain MyQ Garage smartphone controller gives you the ability to connect to your garage door from...

Building and Remodeling

Outdoor lighting is an easy, and cost effective, way to give your home a signature look. No longer just for safety and security, outdoor lighting, when installed properly, is the way to create today’s ‘lightscaping’. With so much to choose from, it is simple to get designer-quality effects...

Appliances

Winterizing your vacation home is best accomplished when you develop a checklist of tasks that need to be completed and then follow that list faithfully. The major areas a winterization list should include:

1. Plumbing. Plumbing is one of the most important areas to address when winterizing...