Home Improvement

  • Home Lighting Controls
    There are various ways consumers can obtain a home lighting control system for their home or office. Most home automation systems include an appliance control capability that allows users to turn on ....
  • Home Additions
    Home additions are more popular than ever with the changing economy. More people are choosing to just add on to the existing home instead of selling and buying with an uncertain market. Keeping the eq....
  • PC Controls
    Home automation systems can include anything from a simple remote controlled garage door opener to a whole house network of appliances. They are typically operated using a remote control keypad that ....
  • Fir Saunas
    Fir saunas have come to represent two very different things. The first, and more traditional, is simply a sauna that is built from the wood of a fir tree. Douglas firs are often used in the constructi....
  • Sauna Construction
    Sauna construction, in some cultures, is seen as a rite of passage. In countries like Finland, the art of sauna construction is taken very seriously. It is taught to each new generation in the hope th....
  • Cellulose Blown In Insulation
    Cellulose insulation is very unique because it is sprayed into walls creating a solid barrier of insulation. A building's walls are filled with wires, plumbing, supports and other materials, all of wh....
  • Install Ductwork
    The cost of having an air conditioning and heating system installed may leave you wanting to do installation yourself. Improperly installing ductwork yourself, though, may end up costing you more mone....
  • Smart Houses
    A smart house is any home or office in which an automation network has been installed, varying widely according to the level of technology and particular needs of the people living in it. While livin....
  • Residential Construction
    Residential construction continues to be on the rise as people are moving out of apartments into the suburbs and smaller communities. Much of this construction is in new homes; however, a great portio....
  • UPB
    Universal Powerline Bus (UPB) technology is now seen as the basis for the next generation of home automation tools. Like X10 products, UPB products are available in a variety of plug-in modules desig....