home security

Home SecurityHome Security

These days it seems everyone is jumping on the wagon when it comes to home security.  Many products exist to help you make your home more secure: cameras, doorbells, electronic door locks, motion detector lights, alarms and more.  So is all of this security necessary?  That is really up to

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ceiling fan

Ceiling Fan Q & ACeiling Fan Q & A

Think you know ceiling fans?  After all, a fan is just a fan, right?  It helps to cool your house down when it’s hot outside and that’s it, what more could there possibly be to know?  Well, plenty.  Read on to find out. Can your ceiling fan help keep your

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Smart Home

Is Your Home Smart?Is Your Home Smart?

Light switches, electrical outlets, video doorbells, thermostats and more, all of which can be controlled using an app on your smart phone and your home’s wifi signal.  These items, installed properly, will put your home into the new category of “smart homes.”  It’s the latest and greatest technology available to

package on porch

Nest Video DoorbellNest Video Doorbell

Seems like everyone has jumped on the security camera bandwagon these days and with good reason.  Porch pirating, according to CNBC, is a big deal.  They reported in December of 2019, that 36% of Americans had a package stolen off of their porch at least once.  There are roughly 328

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outdoor string lights hanging on a line in backyard

Outdoor Lighting and TimersOutdoor Lighting and Timers

Spending time outside in our yards in the evenings during nice weather is something most of us enjoy.  Having nice outdoor lighting makes it even more enjoyable.  There are many styles of outdoor lighting so everyone can have what suits their fancy and meets their needs.  It’s even possible to

Electrical Lighting

Summertime Electrical WoesSummertime Electrical Woes

“Summertime and the livin’ is easy” goes the song by Ella Fitzgerald.  But if you’re faced with electrical issues that leave you scratching your head, then the livin’ might not be so easy.  Following are some of the more common summertime electrical issues and what you can do to solve