Why Home Automation Is Perfect For Parents With Young Children

If you have small children in the home, you're probably always looking for ways to make your life easier. Installing home automation equipment is a good idea for homeowners of all age groups and in all different stages of life, but it can be particularly helpful for those who have small children running around. Here's why. Turn Off Lights Remotely  Teaching your kids about conserving energy is important. Then, you can help them establish good habits for saving money and helping the environment at a young age. Read More 

Why You Should Use Thermal Cameras in Your Business’s Security System

Trying to boost your business's security? Has crime increased in the area? Or do you have valuable supplies or inventory that may attract intruders? A security system that uses cameras can greatly reduce your security risk and minimize the odds that an intruder will make it inside your building. However, there are different types of security systems. As you explore your options, you may want to consider thermal cameras. A thermal camera reads heat and translates it into visible light. Read More 

Power Strip Usage Tips

Due to the prevalence of electronic devices, individuals will often find that they need a power strip to accommodate all of their devices. While power strips have become commonplace in most homes and businesses, people will often fail to realize the type of considerations that should go into buying and using power strips. Make Sure The Power Strips Are Surge-Resistant Power surges are extremely damaging events for most electronic devices. Sadly, not all power strips are designed to be able to withstand the intense forces that can be generated by these surges. Read More 

Improve Your Home By Adding Unique LED Lighting Setups

As a homeowner, you will have many opportunities to improve your home. If you are ready to make positive changes, you may find it difficult to decide which projects to work on. When you have enough light in your home, but you still want to make changes, you can get creative. Switching from fluorescent or CFL bulbs to LED light bulbs will make a noticeable difference in heat and energy costs, but this is just the starting point. Read More 

Driving And Using A Scissor Lift: A Few Things You Need To Know About This Fun Machine

What is more fun to drive than a monster truck, but you can drive this "vehicle" at work in a warehouse or anywhere maintenance up high is needed? The answer is a scissor lift! These very unique machines drive like a forklift but elevate up and down via the platform with the expandable gating underneath the platform and its scissor-like movement. To get the fullest enjoyment possible out of this type of quasi-vehicle and machine, here are a few things you need to know and do often. Read More