Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
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Whole House Generators for Your Home

Whole house generators from Generac are designed to keep the power flowing to your home in the event of a weather related power outage. Generac whole house generators are the only ones that can switch from LP gas to natural gas at the touch of a button.
“Today’s Homeowner” host Danny Lipford, watching the lot being graded at the Kuppersmith house in Mobile, Alabama

Kuppersmith Home Renovation Project 7: Lot and Countertops

In the seventh of our 13-part The Kuppersmith Project series, we grade the lot for a paver patio and install kitchen countertops. Watch the full episode.
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Portable Generator Safety Tips

It's important that you safeguard yourself and your family from the dangers associated with a portable generator like carbon monoxide, fuel spills, faulty wiring, electrical shock, and generator overload. Watch this video to find out more.

Selecting the Right Size Standby Generator for Your Home

A Nexus Smart Switch™ with built in load management as part of your Generac home standby solution can give you insight into how your high-demand appliances affect your overall energy consumption.
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Sprucing Up Your Home’s Exterior for Spring

Spring means most people will be spending more time outside, enjoying the back yard, and taking walks in the neighborhood. Here are a few ideas for cleaning, repairing, and improving the curb appeal of your home's exterior.

Household Innovations

We’re installing a standby generator to prevent power outages, and making this home a little smarter by adding a programmable thermostat as well as smart lights and outlets that can be controlled remotely from a phone.
Danny Lipford on porch of home.

Tips to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

Now is the perfect time to start preparing your home for the cold weather ahead. Read on to find out how to get your house ready for fall, including winterizing doors and windows, having your heating system serviced, and preparing for severe weather.

Homefront Radio Show for April 9, 2011

Listen to and read about the April 9, 2011, Homefront with Danny Lipford radio show.