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How to Upgrade and Replace Lightbulbs

Replacing outdated lightbulbs in your new home can create the atmosphere you want and lower your electric bill. Here are your options.

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Which is the Correct (and Incorrect) Way to Install an Electrical Outlet?

One of the first things people get confused about when trying to install an electrical outlet is which way is...


Installing a Single-Pole Smart Light Switch

Make your regular light switch smart in five easy steps!


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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.


Smart Light Switches

Easy-to-install smart light switches deliver more safety, convenience and can cut your energy bills.

Adding a Second Doorbell Chime

Two options for installing extra ringers


15 Tips for Choosing LED Bulbs for Your Home

LED (light emitting diode) lights use less energy, last longer, come in many different colors, and are now available in...

LED Color Changing Light Bulbs

If you haven't yet caught on to the LED color changing light bulb trend, maybe it's time! At the very...


Install a Super-Easy USB Outlet

Adding a USB outlet is easy enough for a first-time electrician.


How to Replace a Fluorescent Light Bulb

First step? Check the fixture for other problems.


How to Choose the Best USB Outlet for Your Home or Garage

Find out what you need to know about the different types and installation requirements of USB outlets for your home...

The Correct Way to Install a Light Bulb

Illuminate yourself to this handy hint to prevent light bulbs from breaking in light sockets. It's the best way to...


Tips for Replacing Fluorescent Bulbs

They may look burned out, but don't get rid of them until the light goes bad