Recent Electrical Articles


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Heat Your Home Addition with Electricity

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 25, 2016

Adding a room to your home may be a dream come true ... but trying to heat that same room can turn into a nightmare. You might or might not be able to hook up the newly added room to...


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Guide to Mounting Your Flat Screen TV

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 27, 2016

In the old days, it was easy. When your grandparents bought a TV, it came with its own little Mid-Century Modern stand. They could even roll the whole deal from one spot to another...


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Save Energy at Home these 8 Painless Ways

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 17, 2016

There's a new resolution in town. Americans still see losing weight, spending less, and (finally!) getting organized as top goals, but these days we're adding a new ambition: "Save...


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Kitchen and Laundry Appliances: What's New Right Now?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 13, 2016

Make "hub," not "hubbub," the word that best describes your kitchen this year. The latest appliances for cooking and washing offer clever features to make life a little easier, less...


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Amazingly Pretty Ways to Upcycle an Ugly Old Sweater

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 04, 2016

Take the "ugh" out of ugly. If you have a sweater that you think is too unattractive and worn out to wear anymore, don't toss it into the garbage -- or even the recycling bin. Instead,...