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Do I Need a Building Permit?

Renovating your home can be an exciting undertaking, but it is important before you begin to slow down and make sure you check all the boxes ahead of time. Building permits primarily exist to...

Insteon Factory Reset

Insteon Factory Reset

In this episode, I show you how I reset my entire INSTEON system back to factory settings so I can set it up again. Why do an Insteon Factory Reset? Why would you want...

DIY Lego Table

DIY Lego Table

In this video, I show how my daughter and I built this DIY Lego Table which we donated to the preschool at our local YMCA where she works. It has ample storage and is...

LED Interior Lights

In this video, I show you how to replace the following interior lights with bright, white LEDs: dome light, trunk light, map lights, vanity lights, and door lights. Using an ordinary guitar pick, I...

Torsion Spring Extortion

Garage door springs don’t last forever and it’s usually a DIY job to replace them. But do you have torsion springs or extension springs on your doors? Extension springs are perfect for DIYers because...

Amazon Echo Dot for Whole-House Audio

One of my favorite Christmas presents this year was the Amazon Echo Dot because it totally supercharged my home audio system! I’ve used Bluetooth and Chromecast Audio to play music from my Spotify app,...

New Year’s Maintenance Chores

How do you start your new year? If you’re a homeowner, there are several things you need to do annually to keep a happy home. In this video, I show five maintenance chores inside...

Mackie Powered Speaker Monitors

This is a review and unboxing of the Mackie CR Series CR3 – 3″ Creative Reference Multimedia Monitors. With 50 watts of power, these speakers pack a punch on a desk. Includes cables for...

BYBLight Headlamp Review & Giveaway

Are you tired of fumbling in the dark? Or sometimes you just don’t have enough hands when you need to hold a light and do something with your hands. Like you need to turn...