Recent Electrical Articles


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...


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...


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,...

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Have Yourself a Merry Little (Safe, Healthy) Christmas

Posted by Laura Firszt | Dec 17, 2015

Christmas is known as a time of peace and joy. Unfortunately, it's also a time when the rate of tragic accidents -- especially fires -- skyrockets. Keep your Christmas merry and memorable...