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How to Make Your Own Water From Scratch

Filter the output from a dehumidifier.

6 Smart Home Routines You Should be Using

Your smart speaker wants to help you lead your best life.

Smoke Detector Wiring 101

The whole house can be connected on one system.

Build an Auto Shut Off Compressor

A used timer and power relay can help reduce wear and tear.

How to Find an Electrical Cable in Your Walls

Accidentally cutting into a cable is a big no-no.

01—How to Troubleshoot Common Humidistat Problems

A humidistat is used to control humidity levels.

4 Things to Know About Smart Thermostats

Smart thermostats reduce your carbon footprint and save money.

How to Install Residential Electrical Wiring

Installing electrical wiring can be dangerous.

Understanding 220 and 230 Volt Wiring

Know your wiring before installing your next big appliance.

Understanding 120/240V Wiring Color Code

Untangle the complex network of wires in your walls.

Hot Tub Wiring

A bad connection can cause a heating failure.

Identifying House Electric Wiring Colors

Some basics you may already know.

How to Wire a 120/240 Volt Receptacle

Out with the old, in with the new, more versatile option.

9 Tips for Installing a Humidistat in Your Home

A humidistat is used to control the level of humidity in your home. It is used in congruence with air

Lead-Free Solder Vs. Lead Solder

Lead-free solder is becoming more common, replacing the traditional solder made from lead and tin. The

6 Advantages of MC Electrical Cable

MC electrical cable is a very popular type of electrical cable which has many different advantages. The

The Easiest Smart Home Tech to Adopt in Your Home

Smart home tech can make your life easier.

How to Wire an AC Disconnect

They make it easy to shut down the AC power for service.

110 volts vs. 220 volts Circuits

110v and 220v wiring serve similar functions.

How to Wire an Outdoor Shed

Connect your shed to your household power supply.

220v Outlet Wiring

Check the local codes first!

Smart Home Devices for Older Folks

These gadgets make life safer and more comfortable.

Turn Your Kitchen Into a Smart Kitchen

Bring your kitchen into the future; make it a Smart kitchen.

Create a Smart Home on a Budget

You don't have to break the bank to create convenience.

Best New Home Automation Tools of 2020

Make life a little easier with some convenient new tech.

Manual Transfer Switch Wiring Explained

Kick up the back-up generator with a transfer switch.

How to Install a Meter Socket

A meter socket is also known as a meter base.

How to Diagnose Common Electrical Switch Problems

There are many reasons the switch may not be working.

Pigtail Wiring Basics

Many people are often confused about even the basics.

Electrical Conduit Sizes

Conduits are an excellent way to protect electrical wiring.

How to Connect a Ground Wire to a Circuit Breaker

Properly grounding wires is vital to a safe electrical job.

How to Connect Flexible Electrical Conduit

A flexible electrical conduit can be very useful.

How to Connect a Ground Wire to an Electrical Outlet

Grounding wires is a crucial step.

Motion Sensor Light Switch Wiring Explained

A motion sensor light switch is great way of saving energy.

Electrical Grounding 101

Understanding how a grounding wire works can keep you safe.

How to Use a Solder Wick

A solder wick is braided copper wire.

How to Wire a Fuse Box

The fuse box protects against power surges.

Home Tech Trends to Watch for in 2017

Looking forward to smart home tech that actually works?

How to Fix a Broken Electrical Cable

Electrical cords often become frayed, cut, or otherwised damaged, causing them not to work properly.

Wiring Basics for Alternating Current

Understading how AC power works increases safety when working with electricity.

What Is An Electrical Junction Box?

An electrical junction box is a very important part of your electrical wiring system.

Building a Home Office Series: Electrical Wiring – Wiring the Outlet

Make sure you have the right electrical wiring.

Wiring Outlets in Parallel

Here's why wiring outlets in parallel is the only way.