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What to Know About Wireless Home Security Systems

These easy-to-install security systems can protect your home and save you money.

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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...


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Things You Should Not Ask Alexa

Unless you want creepy laughter, an answer that lasts for eternity or some serious sass, you should steer clear of...


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What Temperature to Set The Thermostat in Winter

Stop the thermostat wars in your home with this definitive look at the optimal temperature to set your thermostat in...


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How to Get the Most Out of Your Robot Vacuum

Whether you've had a robot vacuum for 10 years or just bought your first one, these tips will help you...

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Things Your Robot Vacuum Might Know About Your House

Your robot vacuum knows more about you and your household than you might think.


Where to Shop for the Best Google Home Deals

If you're looking for the best Google Home deals, look no further! We've found the best places to buy all...


Installing a Single-Pole Smart Light Switch

Make your regular light switch smart in five easy steps!


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9 Things Amazon Echo Can Do That Google Home Can’t

Amazon Echo has Google Home beat when it comes to these features.


Foam Outlet Insulation Stops Cold Air Coming Through Electrical Outlets

Stop drafts cold at electrical boxes with these easy foam outlet insulation tips.


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Why You Shouldn’t Put a Soaked Phone In Rice (And What to Do Instead)

Before you concede to spending a load of cash on a brand-new phone, try one of these solutions that can...


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Homeowner’s Guide to Buying a Thermostat

Need a new thermostat? Before the winter chill sets in, upgrade to one that will regulate the heat in your...


12 Walmart+ Deals You Won’t Find on Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime isn't the only place you'll be able to score major deals this October 13 and 14: Walmart is...

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How to Set Up the Amazon Echo Dot

Follow these straightforward steps for easy setup of Amazon's Echo Dot Gen 3 smart speaker.


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What Are Thermostat Ghost Readings?

Ghost thermostat readings aren't supernatural, but they can suck the life out of your energy budget. Here is what they...


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8 Best Vacuum Cleaners for Pet Hair and Stains

Want to effectively pick up what your furry friends are putting down? Here are some of the top-rated vacuum cleaners...


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Best Smart Refrigerators for 2021

If you're ready to purchase a smart refrigerator, here are some points to consider, along with a look at the...


13 Ways You’re Shortening the Life of Your Vacuum Cleaner

Don't suck the life out of your vacuum cleaner. Follow this advice to help it last longer and run better.


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6 Best Smart Doorbells for Your Home

A smart doorbell can help you step up your smart home game, adding live video feed, two-way audio, motion alerts...


11 Cool Things Your Alexa is Capable Of

If you use Alexa as a virtual assistant, you likely already know she can play your favorite song or can...


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What to Know About Smart Home Automation

A smart home automation system links and controls your thermostat, lights, appliances, doorbells and more. This is your home, only...

9 Things You Should Never Google

Avoid spiraling down the dark hole of Internet searches and creating unnecessary stress for yourself by skipping these keywords and...


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What to Know About Smart Locks

These locks can be controlled remotely and have many useful features.


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Best Outdoor TVs for Patio Living

Upgrade your outdoor living space this summer with a weatherproof outdoor TV — perfect for watching sporting events or hosting...


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What to Know About the Nest Thermostat

The Nest Thermostat can help save money on heating and cooling costs while keeping your home cozy.


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Add an Electrical Outlet

Use this easy method to install a new electrical outlet without a lot of wire pulling.


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How To Change Your Google Assistant’s Voice

Customize your devices with all the unique, personable voices the Google Assistant has to offer.