Space Heater Safety Tips
Space heaters can boost home warmth, but they can cause fires if you aren't careful. Here are 10 space heater...
Installing a Single-Pole Smart Light Switch
Make your regular light switch smart in five easy steps!
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."
3 Best Ways to Protect Your Devices During Severe Weather
Don't let a nearby lightning strike destroy all of the high-tech gear in your home.
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.
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 Silent Signs Your House Has a Major Electrical Problem
These warning signs aren't loud, but they are serious. Here are quiet clues that your home may have a major...
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...
10 Most Common Electrical Mistakes DIYers Make
Wiring problems and mistakes are all too common, and if left uncorrected have the potential to cause short circuits, shocks...
Smart Light Switches
Easy-to-install smart light switches deliver more safety, convenience and can cut your energy bills.