Episode 11: Scott Rada and Richard Kyte talk about how their different life experiences frame how they each look at firearm safety. Later, they discuss a recent poll that shows most Americans no longer belong to a church.
Podcast: Topics include whether you should teach children that police officers are their friends, how much to reveal when selling a used car and if telling people with Alzheimer's disease the whole truth is always appropriate.
Episode 9: From COVID-19 to the threat of natural disasters, we examine how people can cope with these and other risks — some real and some overblown — and why people react the way they do.
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Episode 3: We also discuss who should get the vaccine first, and whether prisoners should be at the front of the line.
We first noticed rail lighting in trendy restaurants, and today they’re popular in homes with fixtures mounted on rails across a ceiling or along a wall. They offer a lot of versatility to create a dramatic design element or a practical solution used as general overhead lighting in a room or to showcase a particular wall or feature.
An AFCI (arc-fault circuit interrupter) can protect you and your family from unseen dangers in your home’s wiring. It is a safety device designed to protect against residential fires caused by a leak in the current outside a wire’s insulation. The device takes over where conventional circuit breakers, which can’t detect damaged wires or faulty electrical insulation, leave off.
We’ve all seen how the proliferation of surveillance cameras help detectives identify suspects on TV police shows; today’s similar scaled down technology can help homeowners protect their home and family from the bad guys. With the ADT Blue Wireless Outdoor Camera, you can protect your home by mounting the device at an entry door and monitor the wireless operation on a cellphone.
All it takes is one lightning strike and the damage it causes to realize the value of whole house surge protection. When a surge occurs, the device responds within nanoseconds, diverting the destructive energy to ground; and when it is wired into your circuit breaker system, it absorbs excess voltage and allows only normal voltage to pass through to your equipment.
Q: I need help with my laundry room. I’m enlarging it in a remodeling project and know I need more countertop room. I’m interested in ways to make the most of the space in the laundry room. I’ve got a healthy budget, and now is the time to put all options out on the table for consideration. —Maria A., Tuscon, Ariz.
You’ll find several choices for lighting a walkway, patio, deck or garden path available at home and garden centers and online. While the lighting provides secure footing by illuminating the dark spaces of your property, it can also focus attention on landscape features in a garden, while being a deterrent to unwanted visitors.
A working smoke detector can be a lifesaver, but when it starts beeping at three in the morning, you probably feel more like ripping it out of the ceiling. If you’re tired of waking up to a chirping smoke detector, try these steps to get it working again.
Miguel Wattson is sort of like that person in high school who was talented at everything but didn't even have to try.
Hate the appearance of the traditional boxy hi-fi speakers that take up room on a shelf or floor? One option is to install speakers wired in the ceiling where they can be heard and barely seen. This is a doable job especially if you're planning a ceiling project because it will be open and easy to work in.
An alert employee noticed a tampered seal on a local gas station pump, which led to the discovery of a skimming device.
Three young children were playing outside their mobile home in rural Florida when something caught their attention - a chest freezer that was sitting on the lawn, unplugged, waiting to be put to use.
"I post this because I can honestly say we did not realize the danger of this machine," Lindsey McIver wrote. "We are continually surprised at the new, inventive ways our kids come up with to try and die. And this was definitely a new one."
With 245 meetings in the book, there's plenty to know about college basketball's greatest rivalry.