Expert Advice on Improving Your Home

Natural Gas Lanterns: Is Converting from Electric Worth It?

It can be expensive to transfer an electric light to natural gas.

Today’s Homeowner Radio Show | February 22, 2020

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Clean Air in Your Shop: Picking the Right Dust Collection System

Today's Homeowner Radio Listener Questions Dust Collection Options for Any Workshop Tom is creating a...
Jodi Marks demonstrates Lutron's Sunatta dimmer switch

Easy & New Way to Dim

Dimmers are a great addition to lots of spaces because they allow you to change the atmosphere in a room with the intensity of the light. But not all dimmers work with the LED bulbs most of us use now. That's where the new Sunnata touch dimmer with LED+ Technology comes in.
Turning off breakers at a home's main electrical panel

How to Repair an Electrical Short

Allen has an electrical short in his fuse box.  The fuse immediately blows when resetting and he wants to know if he should call an electrician or if it's something he can handle on his own.

Easy Crystal Cleaning

Here’s a quick, easy way to clean crystals on chandeliers and other ceiling-mounted light fixtures—without removing them from the fixtures.
Tubular skylight installed on asphalt shingle roof

Save Money on Your Electric Bill with Tubular Skylights

Skylights are a great way to bring more natural light into your home, but they can be hard to install, result in unwanted heat buildup, and are prone to leaking. Tubular skylights solve these problems.
Jodi Marks, pictured with the Home Decorators Collection Portable Outdoor LED Wall Lantern Sconce

Beautiful Lantern to Light Up Outdoor Spaces

This two-in-one dusk to dawn lantern keeps your porch stylishly lit and detaches for portability.
Turning off breakers at a home's main electrical panel

How to Cut Power Before Making Electrical Repairs

Here's how to check power on circuit breakers before making electrical repairs.