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12 Ways Ceiling Fans Keep You Comfortable and Save Cash

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 13, 2015

Ceiling fans are back in a big way (and according to some folks, they never really left). These inexpensive, energy-efficient cooling devices are good-looking and may be installed easily...


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Troubleshooting a Power Outage

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 05, 2015

A power failure in your house or apartment is a major inconvenience -- that's one thing that every homeowner will agree on. However, the reason behind the outage is not so clear-cut....


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DIY Statement Light Fixtures -- Fabulous and Frugal

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 01, 2015

There's nothing like a gorgeous new electric light fixture installation to power up your home decor. Whether mounted on a wall or the ceiling, statement lighting gives a fabulous focus...


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Hot Tub: Perfect Centerpiece for Outdoor Living

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 25, 2015

For a few years in the recent past, hot tubs fell out of favor (although they did star in quite a few jokes). Then came the rise in popularity of outdoor rooms -- deck- or patio-type...


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Fire Hazards in Your Home

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 19, 2015

Reviewing fire prevention is a lot like watching the in-flight safety demonstration on an airplane. No matter how knowledgeable you think you are, it's good to have the rules fresh...