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Interview: Lisa Wood on the Coming of the Smart Grid and What It Means for Homes

Lisa Wood, executive director of the Institute for Electric Efficiency talks about smart technology, energy efficiency, and the future of the electrical grid. More

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Changes to Requirements for Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters

AFCIs are now required for bedrooms in existing houses, expanding the scope of previous versions of the National Electrical Code. More

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Getting Smarter: SmartMeters Are Coming to a Home Near You

The ability to monitor and manage home electricity use has raised both positive and negative responses from consumers. More

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Gentle Style: Kichler Arminda Collection

Graceful lines create a delicate aesthetic for this lighting collection. More

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Space Saver: USB Wall Socket
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Bright Ideas: New Lighting Products from Meyda and Lutron

A new architecturally inspired chandelier and high-tech dimmer can add style and function to your next lighting plan. More

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Take Your Temperature: Considering Color Temperature for CFL and LED Lighting

Even as incandescent lighting is phased out, CFL and LED options are available in the same warm glow homeowners expect. More

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Straighten Up: Bosch GLL2-40 Cross-Line Laser

Align tile, chair rail, electrical outlets, and more with the easy-to-use cross-line laser. More

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Wire Stripping Tips for Roughing in an Electrical Box
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Waste Not: Staybull Flooring Reclaimed Wood Flooring

A high-tech gluing process fuses strips of waste hardwood into boards for flooring. More

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