Electricity is not something to mess with unprepared. Stay safe by getting educated on all things electrical.
How to Fix a Cord Chewed by Your Pet
You can repair a chewed cord without calling a pro. Here's how.
Homebuilding Sector Drives Construction Employment Surge
Residential construction led the way to another positive month for construction employment.
‘Girls Garage’ Book Empowers Young Women to Build, Believe
Emily Pilloton wants her book, Girls Garage, to inspire generations of young women to become "fearless builder girls."
An Expert’s Guide to Buying and Installing LED Lights
LED lighting can add a cool, modern aesthetic to any entertainment space. Here's everything you need to know to buy...
6 Best RV Solar Panels and Kits
Silent and fume-free electric power for your RV is what solar panel kits deliver. Check out these six top models...
7 Savvy Answers to Common Questions About Smart Light Switches
This overview will help you decide which smart light switches will work best with your smart home setup.
6 Electrical Outlets That Maximize Safety and Convenience
These six specialized electrical outlets can improve your home life.
Should You Do Your Own Electrical Work?
Handy homeowners do electrical work all the time. With the right tools and knowledge, you can increase your skills safely...
How to Safely Dispose of Fluorescent Light Bulbs
Safely dispose of CFL bulbs through retail stores and collection sites and safely clean up any broken bulbs.
Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Plug Space Heaters Into Power Strips
Before you plug one in, know this: Heating is the second leading cause of house fires (behind cooking), according to...
10 Ways to Add Lighting Without Wires or Cords
Let there be light! These simple ideas for lighting without wires will help you brighten up your space; no plugs,...
11 Deadly Myths About Electricity That Need to Be Cleared Up
We use electricity every single day—here's what you should know to stay safe.
13 ‘Cutting Edge’ Table Saw Tips
Straight from top pro woodworkers—ultra-clever tips for getting the most from your table saw.
15 Things You Should Know Before Doing DIY Electrical Work
Don't do any DIY electrical work if you're not fully educated on the subject. Here is some essential knowledge and...
Power a Laptop or TV With a Car Power Inverter
A power inverter for car allows you to run low power AC electrical devices like computers, video cams and even...
Top 10 Electrical Mistakes
Wiring problems and mistakes are all too common, and if left uncorrected have the potential to cause short circuits, shocks...
Mastering the Art of Electrical Conduit
Running electrical conduit on the surface of a wall is an easy way to add wiring to a workshop, garage...
LED Lights for Your Workshop
Get better, brighter workshop lighting by switching from fluorescent bulbs to LEDs.
Save Big By Hiring Contractors Off-Season
Choosing the right time to hire home contractors can save you money and get better quality work. Here's the best...