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7 Surprising Uses for Appliances

Some classic devices offer alternate functions.

Recessed Lighting Wiring Instructions

This elegant style can create a calming, moody glow.

Home Tech Forecast for 2022

Some buzzy trends continue to expand.

Upgrade Your Tech Skills with These Free Sites

Download some new skills through the intertubes.

4 High Tech Tools

Save a little more time with some nifty automation.

Smart Home Tech We're Leaving Behind in 2021

Not all gadgets are really smart investments.

7 of the Best Smart Appliances in 2021

From big to small, these devices make life a little easier.

4 Things to Know About Smart Thermostats

Smart thermostats reduce your carbon footprint and save money.

How to Install a Firewire Port into Your Computer

Sometimes a firewire port is needed for a computer.

5 Common Firewire Cable Problems

The term firewire cable is actually an Apple brand name.

Wiring and Setting Up PA Speakers

It's not just connecting a speaker to an amplifier.

Troubleshooting PA Speakers

Many PA speakers deliver clear and well balanced sound, but other speakers must be adjusted.

Home Tech Trends to Watch for in 2017

Looking forward to smart home tech that actually works?

Smart Home Devices for Older Folks

These gadgets make life safer and more comfortable.

What Smart Home Devices Are Worth the Money?

From security to savings, home devices are getting smarter.

How To Use Alexa in a Baby Nursery

For one thing, she can sing your kids to sleep!

Everything You Want to Know About Smart Appliances

Smart appliances are just easier to use, but they can save you money as well.

Smart Home Features to Add Value to Your Home

Some smart features make your home more valuable to buyers.

8 Technology Hacks for Homeowners

Automation technology not only can add a "wow" factor to your home, but also can make it safer.

Outdoor Smart Home Devices

Add these outdoor tech miracles for your next summer party.

How to Convert VHS to DVD with a DVD Recorder

Preserve the memories before the tapes erode.

Choosing the Right Home Stereo System

Home stereo systems are great for entertaining.

Subwoofer Crossover Setup Explained

Setting up a surround sound system takes a little more work than most people realize.