Archive for September, 2006

How To Keep Your Extension Cords In Good Working Condition

No matter where you live or who you are, none of us can get by without an extension cord. From firing up an electric grill on the porch to Christmas lights out in the yard, extension cords keep us going. But, how do you keep your extension cord in good working condition year after year? Here are some tips and ideas to help you maintain your extension cords so they don’t cause any problems:
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How To Be Safe When Working With Electricity

No mater your skill, no matter the project, everyone needs to be cautious and follow safety precedures when working with or around electricity. If you are a new do-it-yourselfer, here are several safety tips that you should follow to keep yourself, and others, safe while you complete your project:
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How To Choose The Right Light Switch

Whether you’re installing a new ceiling fan or just replacing an old light fixture, choosing the right light switch can be harder than you think. There are many different kinds to choose from, and some might suit your project better than others. So, to help you in choosing the right light switch for your next lighting project, here are the basics on the different types out there so you can make the right decision.
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How To Wire A Light Switch

Sometimes it just isn’t feasible to hire a professional to do a very small job, such as wiring a light switch in your home. Wiring a light switch is fairly easy as long as you follow a few simple steps.
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Online Guide To Choosing Blinds
Orange Glo
LandscapeUSA.com
SafetyZone.com (HSN Improvements, LLC)
Star Decorating