Employee Spotlight

Employee Spotlight! Lincoln Buchanan

Lincoln Buchanan on a bike at Abt beside a lift

It’s the end of January, and that means it’s time to showcase another one of Abt’s amazing employees. This month’s Employee Spotlight shines on our lead electrician, Lincoln Buchanan, who has been working here for nearly 18 years. That’s just his career: “I’ve been a part of the Abt family for almost 40 years now. My dad Mike still works here, and we’re blessed to be part of a company that treats…

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Abt Exclusive Cooking

Big Game Bites: Our Favorite Football Recipes

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The Big Game is almost here. Are you ready to host? If this is your first year, you may be struggling to come up with a menu that’s fun, delicious and game day-ready. Luckily, we’ve compiled our favorite football recipes so you can impress your guests. Sweet or savory, air fried or slow-cooked, these themed dishes are perfect for the Big Game. 1. Pregame Bites Hosting can be a lot of work, especially…

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Fitness

3 Products To Boost Your Resolution: Home Gym Ideas On A Budget

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We’re past the midpoint in January, and that means it’s time to double down on those health-and-wellness-focused resolutions: especially fitness ones. And it’s not always easy to squeeze in that workout at the gym, whether you normally head to the gym at the end of the day or bright and early. So why not keep your gym at home? Our team has come up with some of our favorite fitness products to…

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Abt Exclusive Home Tips

Hosting Tips, Tricks & Essentials for the Big Game

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So you’ve decided to host your friends for the Big Game. For football fans, this might be the most exciting day of the year—so you don’t want to disappoint. The best gear will ensure that your guests catch every minute of the action in stunning detail, all while eating delicious game day bites. If you need inspiration or are looking to upgrade your current setup before the Big Game, check out our…

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Abt Exclusive Cooking

Fluffy Biscuits and Gravy Recipe from BlueStar

Chef Susan from BlueStar Chops Chives

Welcome to 2023! It’s a new year and that means it’s time to start making a few small changes, and here at Abt we think some resolutions can be absolutely delicious. If you’re hoping to learn a new skill or work on some new recipes, check out this biscuits and gravy recipe. BlueStar’s very own Chef Susan Swanson will be here every few weeks showing off her skills and sharing recipes for…

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Cooking Home Tips

New Year’s Resolution Ideas (That Aren’t Going to the Gym)

A new year is here, and with that comes the inevitable New Year’s resolutions! But most people have the same goals each year (that they may or may not achieve). Why not switch things up with one of these New Year’s resolution ideas that are all about learning new skills and seeing new places?  Hone Your Culinary Craftsmanship Do most of your meals come out of a microwave? Maybe 2023 is the…

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CES CES 2023

CES 2023: LG’s (Nearly) Wireless Signature OLED M

LG OLED M Signature Wireless TV in a room with its wireless receiver

We’re back at CES 2023 to show off some of the greatest technology that’s been showcased during the convention. One of the highlights of the show so far has been different brands’ unique takes on existing technology, like wireless TVs (there are a few of them here)! LG displayed an OLED TV that falls into the “wireless” category, a magnificent new 97″ model. There’s no tangle of HDMI cords or optical wires…

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CES CES 2023

CES 2023: Samsung’s Ready Care Smart Car Platform

We’re back from CES 2023 and there continue to be more new and exciting launches revealed! Samsung has unveiled its Ready Care system, which aims to improve the In-Cabin eXperience (ICX) for users by providing a range of features that enhance safety and comfort. It includes in-vehicle cameras and sensors that monitor the driver’s cognition and focus, alerting the driver if any changes are detected in their condition. Additionally, Ready Care allows…

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CES 2023: Samsung SmartThings Unveiled and Revamped

Samsung SmartThing Wall CES 2023

CES 2023 moves into its second day with major electronics retailers unveiling still more of the new technology we’ll be looking forward to in the future. We were blown away by brands like Sony and LG in the past few days, and the Samsung booth proved to be an experience as well. We particularly liked their SmartThings display, which showcases the future of the electronics their app-connected interface will continue to connect…

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CES CES 2023

CES 2023: LG OLED Flex & More

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Welcome back to Abt’s CES 2023 coverage! After media day, we were finally able to see the LG OLED Flex in person, one of the most exciting new launches we’ve seen in a while. This TV and monitor is designed with gamers in mind, with next-gen tech that creates an immersive experience. Unlike standard curved monitors, the LG OLED Flex can be flat or curved up to 900R with the push of…

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