Expert Advice on Improving Your Home
pressure washing

Pressure Washing Vinyl Siding and Concrete Walkways

Chelsea Lipford Wolf and homeowner Allison Kelley use a Generac pressure washer to clean the Kelleys' home and sidewalks.

Welcome to Home Ownership

We’re helping a young couple as they prepare to move into their first home, including replacing a bathroom vent fan, installing a mosaic tile backsplash, caulking a tub, repairing rotten eave boards, and adding wood casing to windows.

Homefront Radio Show for April 9, 2011

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

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.
“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.
Generator with shrubs planted around it

Planting Trees and Shrubs as a Screen at the Kuppersmith Project

Trees and shrubs can be strategically planted to act as a screen to hide everything from a neighbor’s shed to a standby generator in your yard, as we have done here at the Kuppersmith Project house. Watch this video for some tips on how to use landscaping around appliances in your yard.

Whole House Generator Being Installed at Kuppersmith House

We're installing a whole house generator here at the Kuppersmith Project house to provide electricity to the home in the event of a power outage. Within 10 seconds of a power outage, the generator will cut on automatically to provide enough electricity to power the entire house. Watch this video to find out more.
Allen Lyle and Danny Lipford with contest winners Susan and Bill Decherd.

Energy-Efficient Household Innovations

As the winners of our “Power Your Life” contest, Susan and Bill Decherd of Barrington, Illinois, won a Generac standby generator for their home! Watch the full episode.
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Smart Home Technology at Your Fingertips

Home automation solutions are designed to make your home safer, more comfortable and more efficient – no matter where you are. Here's a look at Carrier's Côr home automation system and Generac standby generators equipped with MobileLink technology.