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Weekend Warrior: Easily Add Time Control To a Plug-In Lamp

April 6, 2013

This is an amazingly easy project with a large benefit; no wiring involved! Plug-in digital indoor timers are great for on/off control of lamps, portable fans, holiday lights and more. The user-friendly design is easy to program, shows the timer settings at a glance and are compatible with incandescent and CFL bulbs. This project highlights » Read More

Weekend Warrior: Color Coordinate Your Light Switches

March 30, 2013

Here’s a fun and colorful way to spice up your home decor. One of the easiest and most cost-effective improvements of all for any homeowner (and renters, too) is paint! It’s also one of the most inexpensive: a gallon of paint costs around $25, leaving you plenty of cash to get your supplies (rollers, painter’s tape, drop cloths » Read More