If you’re looking for a powerful, effective well-built tool to blast away dirt, debris, moss, mildew or algae, the new Greenworks 2300 PSI Electric Pressure Washer is one of the best designed pressure washers on the market, combining power, technology and convenience for effective cleaning. In fact, 93% of purchasers recommend this tool, which …
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Now that Spring has sprung, lawns are looking green and growing fast. Pretty soon though, that admiration will turn to the reality of pushing a heavy, gas-powered mower around your yard! RYOBI now offers a much easier and convenient cordless alternative to cut your lawn that essentially does the work for you. The new RYOBI …
You’ve just moved into an awesome new apartment (yay!) and are feeling pretty good about the fact that you scored a new place where the rent is not only reasonable but also includes heat! (That’s one less bill for you to worry about, right?) But now that cold temps have begun to set in, you’re finding to your dismay, …
Over the summer, Leslie and I had the opportunity to be part of a wonderful project to help those in need in a local community. We came along to document the journey as a major manufacturer and a major charity partnered to create a beautiful living space for families facing homelessness and other issues. …
When you need an adhesive with intense holding power, T-Rex Tape gets the job done, indoors or out. T-Rex Tape is ferociously strong tape formulated with super-durable, extra-thick materials. It’s specially designed with a UV-resistant layer built directly into the skin of the tape, giving it long-lasting durability. T-Rex Tape holds stronger than standard duct …
Great tasting drinking water is important, but your home’s water quality has an even bigger impact than your family’s hydration. From the washing machine to dishwasher, Money Pit’s Tom Kraeutler reviews 4 products that can improve the taste and clarity of your home’s water, and help plumbing and appliances run smoothly.
Have you ever wished you had caller ID for your front door? Ring Video Doorbell Pro enables you to safely monitor your home’s front entrance in real time from your smartphone, tablet or desktop – whether you’re upstairs or across the globe.
With 4x the staying power, 3x the holding power and 2x the bite, T-Rex Tape holds up where other duct tapes don't.
For anyone looking to bring the comforts of the indoors along on their outdoor adventure, the Generac iQ2000 is the ideal generator. It’s a portable, powerful yet quiet companion for tailgating parties, camping trips, hunting expeditions and more.
Is your dishwasher not cleaning the way it used to? Does it smell, have stains or leave residue on your dishes? You need Glisten Dishwasher Magic, the #1 selling dishwasher cleaner. Dishwasher Magic removes performance-robbing buildup and disinfects as it cleans.
Healthful Home 5-Minute Mold Test identifies the presence of bad molds in five minutes or less without waiting for lab results, and saves you hundreds of dollars on mold inspectors. Test for unhealthful mold in just 3 quick steps — no culture plates or lab fees required. It only identifies molds known or suspected to cause health issues, not everyday background molds.
The National Hardware Show is the place for manufacturers big and small to unveil their latest innovations in 15 categories related to the home improvement industry. The Top Products Pavilion at the 2015 National Hardware Show presented by The Money Pit is a space where we bring together our favorite picks from the show and demonstrate what makes them so great! The following are our selections for The Money Pit’s Top Products Pavilion this year.
Thanks to Haier’s Serenity Series air conditioners, relief from summer heat doesn’t have to come at the price of your peace and quiet. Haier’s ESAQ406P and ESAQ408P window air conditioners are the quietest on the market in their respective BTU sizes, and offer multiple features that let you personalize your cooling comfort.
If you’re tired of the lights being left on or fumbling for the light switch with full hands, the Maestro Occupancy Sensor Switch makes life easier while helping you save money and go green at home. It automatically turns lights on when you enter a room and off after you leave, saving you as much as 50% in energy costs.
Generac offers an alternative to a portable generator with the PowerPact(tm), an affordable option to traditional standby generators.
The new KOHLER 8-Kilowatt Home Standby Generator delivers affordable, automatic back-up power in an emergency at fraction of the cost of a whole home generator and runs on both natural gas and propane.
Learn how to can save both money and energy by using a Hunter ceiling fan to help cool your home during the summer months. You can set your AC thermostat six degrees higher and still feel cool with a ceiling fan. Ceiling fans can also be used to circulate heated air during the winter.
Filtrete Healthy Living Ultra Allergen Filter MPR 1500 not only reduces up to 90% of the usual suspects (allergens, dust, pollen, mold) from indoor air, but defends against particles carrying bacteria and viruses – all while putting a dent in your utility bill by reducing the amount of energy needed to cool your home.
A permanently installed generator is directly connected to your home’s electrical system. In tandem with an automatic transfer switch, the generator starts automatically when the system detects a utility outage. Kohler also offers remote monitoring capabilities so homeowners can manage their automatic standby generator from their laptop and mobile devices.
The Filtrete Micro Allergen Reduction Filter is designed to help bring some relief to allergy sufferers. It cleans indoor air and reduces allergens by capturing dust, pollen and lint from the air passing through the filter while also maintaining airflow and preventing stress on air conditioning systems.
AdvanTEXT from Wayne Water Systems offers homeowners a way to receive the real-time information needed to take action before a flood occurs in their basement. It is the only sump pump system on the market today that uses cellular technology, not the internet or a landline, to send text messages instantly when there is a power outage or water problem.
Electrical fires pose a huge danger to families and their homes, and many are caused by a hazardous condition called an arc fault. Leviton’s AFCI outlet can detect many types of dangerous arcing conditions and respond by cutting off power. By installing one for every circuit in your house, you’ll be protecting your entire home.
The Chamberlain Garage Power Station puts air, light and power within easy reach for project convenience.
Simple DIY insulation projects make a major difference for your home’s energy efficiency. Find out how Owens Corning's Attic Stair Insulator and Garage Door Insulation Kit can help you reduce energy costs year-round.