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5 Home Network Tips for Your Smart Tech

Smart technology can transform your home into a convenient and powerful space, where you can control your appliances and gadgets with a few taps of a screen. However, to reach that level, you’ll also need a robust home network. This network connects all your smart tech, giving it the power to operate at all times with strong signals. These five steps will help you achieve the best home network setup for your…

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Helpful Products to Make Spring Cleaning Easier

The end of winter brings one of the great annual rituals of adulthood: spring cleaning. And that ritual is extra relevant this year, as we contend with additional pandemic-related cleaning protocols and deal with the excess clutter that undoubtedly built up over the last year of self-isolation. But we’ve never been ones to shy away from a challenge, and neither should you. With the proper spring cleaning products, your home will be…

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Where Is The Best Location For Air Purifiers?

Installing air purifiers is one of the best ways to improve the air quality inside your home. These handy little systems eliminate contaminants from the air, preventing you from breathing in substances that could trigger allergies, discomfort and illness. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), harmful contaminants can get into your home via the outdoors, cooking, cleaning, secondhand smoke, building materials and even through your furniture. This small but amazing appliance…

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Get Ready for the Big Game

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After another disappointing season for our home team and an overall weird year for professional football, it’s nearly time for the Big Game. And while this year the party won’t include as many people as in years past, that doesn’t mean you can’t still go big with it. From your TV setup to the perfect spread of snacks, there are some important things to address before you settle into the couch this…

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Top 6 Benefits of Installing a Google Nest Thermostat

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The thermostat is one of the most oft-overlooked devices in the home, despite being one of the most important. It’s integral to your comfort, but most thermostats are difficult to program, have a narrow scope of functions, and honestly, they’re kind of ugly. Google Nest Thermostats change all of that by bringing a high-tech edge and unique style to what has traditionally been a very low-tech device.  And while the Nest brand…

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How to Set Up Your Own Backyard Movie Theater

Setting Up Your Own Outdoor Movie Theater A normal night at the movies hasn’t been possible for quite a while, which has been a bummer for ardent film fans and casual moviegoers alike. Some theaters have adapted by offering drive-in movies, marking a resurgence in a tradition that was nearly extinct. But even with the drive-in theater renaissance, it’s still a rare option. If you can’t find a drive-in theater nearby or…

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Easy DIY Home Projects

Now more than ever, we’re learning the importance of our personal spaces. They keep us safe, comfortable, fed, and entertained. And with everyone being inside so much, I think we’re all looking for some projects to do around the house—I’ve personally been focusing on ways to make it more “livable.” Since we’re spending so much of life in our homes, this can mean many different things, from turning a spare bedroom into…

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Free Digital Offers To Help While You’re at Home

The silver lining to being at home all day right now is that it presents a great opportunity to discover some new things, whether how to create art or simply a new TV show. All across the internet, brands and organizations are offering up free access to their services, hoping to help make isolation more manageable. You might even come out of this with the beginnings of a new skill. Here’s a…

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Five Ways To Stay Social While Social Distancing

Humans are generally social beings. We tend to be happiest when we are part of a community. But right now, most of us have found ourselves stuck at home, away from friends and family. Naturally, this is an anxious and isolating time for many. However, thanks to some technological advances, it doesn’t have to feel that way all the time. Through the wonders of the internet, there are plenty of ways to…

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Top Tools To Help You Work From Home

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At this time last year, working from home was an anomaly—something you did on an occasional Friday or only because your company was especially progressive. Today, it’s the status quo. And even though much of the country has now been working from home for months, there’s a good chance that many of us are still doing it at hastily arranged workstations. If you’re in that boat, or you’re prepping for a new…

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