Smart Home
The New Tech Brain for Your Home

The New Tech Brain for Your Home

If you feel the “smart home products” marketplace is confusing, you are not alone. Apple feels your pain and just released its answer: HomeKit. Read More…

Generator Installation Trouble - Five Questions to Avoid Costly Problems

Generator Installation Trouble – Five Questions to Avoid Costly Problems

Fall and winter are upon us.  Winter storms and prolonged outages without heat & hot water are no fun. Prime time for generator salespeople: But watch out!!!!… Read More…

Smash It...No Problem for this Wine!

Smash It…No Problem for this Wine!

Want to make a memorable entrance at a friend’s house? Bring an expensive bottle of wine and smash it on the floor upon arrival. OUTCH…!!!! But not… Read More…

UPDATE: Give your Home a "Nest"

UPDATE: Give your Home a “Nest”

Googles purchase of Nest points to Nest’s great design and hints and smart home features to come.  We told your about it back in 2011.  Now Nest is coming to a big stage.  Here again are more details … Read More…

To all “Car Guys”:  No Need to Give up Your Favorite Toy when Downsizing

To all “Car Guys”: No Need to Give up Your Favorite Toy when Downsizing

Moving to a smaller place and don’t know where to park it? Fear no more!  There are new creative solutions… Read More…

The Key Home Improvement Product for Evening Outdoor Living

The Key Home Improvement Product for Evening Outdoor Living

Outdoor living and entertaining is wonderful the moment temperatures are warming…. until mosquitos come out! Evenings grilling with friends in the summertime Read More…

Bath Pleasures - Make Your Bath into a Perfect Soundstage

Bath Pleasures – Make Your Bath into a Perfect Soundstage

Energize your body in the morning & create romantic sound stages for a perfect bath at night. How? Read More…

Home Goods Design 101: Today's Cleaning Robots - A Miss

Home Goods Design 101: Today’s Cleaning Robots – A Miss

The old saying of “round pegs do not fit into… Read More…

Hot & Cool Window Solutions - Tech in Green Products

Hot & Cool Window Solutions – Tech in Green Products

Are your windows double pane and energy efficient? If not, you will want to know about the latest in window solutions which may no longer include window replacements.  Read More…

Art or Home Decor called....

Art or Home Decor called….

a bench…..why not have both in one! This bench can be found at Storm King Art Center, NY

What do you think? Read More…

Home Security - important in Home Improvement

Home Security – important in Home Improvement

A friend recently proudly described his security upgrade to electromagnetic locks at all of the entry doors to his house.  Is this a good idea? Read More…

Home Decor with Political Message

Home Decor with Political Message

Entrance gates have multiple purposes: There is security and then there is making a statement.  How is this one as a statement?! This homeownerRead More…