Link to an excellent article at Finehomebuilding.com I have referred to several times during home projects. http://www.finehomebuilding.com/pdf/021190076.pdf
Installing a manual generator interlock allows your portable generator to feed power to selected appliances across your whole home safely.
Lighting in closets is often suboptimal. You can easily replace CFLs and halogen lights with bright energy efficient LEDs using surface fixtures.
This post details safely connecting a portable generator to your home electrical panel to power essential power items such as refrigerators and lighting.
It is possible to install your own hot tub but pay critical attention to codes and manufacturers instructions. This article presents some Electrical and site considerations for properly installing a hot-tub spa.
It occurred to me as I connected my shop vac to an extension cord that there is an old trick that is very valuable to keep cords from coming undone while using them. Simply hold in one hand. Cross the cords and loop twisting… Continue Reading “Connecting Extension cords together.”
Adding “No Can” LED ceiling lights is a fast easy and low cost way to brighten up a room.
Adding permanent low voltage LED strip lights under your kitchen cabinets may be easier than you think. Here’s how to do it!
The octopus hanging from my bedroom television is gone. I recently decided that part of being a grownup was having a tv setup that is a bit more “bespoke”. I’m old enough to invest a few bucks in some long AV cables to pull… Continue Reading “Twisted Veins HDMI Cables- Clean up your AV setup”
AFCI breakers are new to many homeowners. There are some good benefits to installing them the next time you need to add or replace a breaker in a livable space. Find out more here about when to use AFCIs and why.