Should I Open My Windows at Night?

Sunny days and warm temperatures have your home heating up throughout the day. To help relieve that heat, many homeowners recommend opening your windows at night. But just as many seem to think that doing so carries more risks than benefits. So, should you open your windows at night? The answer, as you can imagine, … Read more

How Heavy Is a Ceiling Fan?

Electrical Safety Foundation International reports that nearly 20,000 people are injured from falling ceiling fans every year. Surprisingly, the injuries suffered are almost always blunt force trauma rather than cuts and decapitation. So, before you install that new fan above your bed or the dinner table, it is a good idea to understand how heavy … Read more

Room Sanitizing Bomb: Do They Work?

These days, disinfecting has become a common topic of conversation and something many of us spend more than a healthy amount of time thinking about. If you’ve had a family member or visitor test positive for COVID, this obsession is likely to reach a new level, and for a good reason. If you’re in this … Read more

The Different Types of Thermostats

Most homes have thermostats. But the majority of homeowners don’t know they have other options to control the heating and cooling of their home. As long as the thermostat turns your heating and air conditioning on, you likely won’t be looking for a new one.  However, since your thermostat is the “brain” of your HVAC … Read more

Do Dogs Deter Burglars – A Look At The Statistics

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Everyone knows that dogs are great companions! They are friendly, cuddly, loving, adorable, and very forgiving – remember, when you accidentally stepped on his tail? They also show unwavering loyalty to you and your family by barking at complete strangers. This fact now begs the question: Do dogs deter burglar deterrents?  Let’s find out.   Disclosure:It … Read more

The 9 Best Touchless Kitchen Faucet Models – Reviews and Buyers Guide

We have researched and reviewed the best touchless kitchen faucets to help make your search painless. We’ve also outlined the various aspects of these high-tech fixtures in our included buyer’s guide, so you know what to consider before committing to any one product. Are you ready to upgrade your home to reduce the spread of … Read more