Three players have emerged as leaders in the smart home space. Who among them will come out on top or will it be an upstart?
Articles by: Timothy Dahl
Last year we visited the Butler Street Foundry, a metal shop located on the Southside of Chicago in the shadow of Comiskey Park. We met the owner, John Lamonica, at a Craftsman event and besides being an artisan metalworker he also works closely with kids and inspires them to learn […]
We just launched a Craigslist alternative on our partner site, Built by Kids. It’s a safe and friendly place to buy and sell, baby and kids gear with your neighbors and community.
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Stay warm on the lake or in the blind with this heated camo hoodie from Milwaukee Tool
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This new HVLP sprayer system from Wagner is a perfect companion for any home improvement painting project.
If you’ve got a corded circular saw in good condition but is gathering dust, convert it into a table saw by building one from scratch.
In the future, every appliance and device in your home will be connected. Imagine the possibilities!
Temperatures are falling quickly and before you blink the first winter storm will hit your home. Before that happens you need to take steps to ensure your home is properly winterized and that starts with making your home energy efficient.
Since most of us start our day in the bathroom, here are 5 tips for making the most out of that space.
Full-sized grilling in a grill designed for smaller spaces. The gas Patio Bistro is a perfect travel-sized gas grill that offers infrared heat.
Any tool junky will be envious of these gorgeous woodshops
The Lowe’s Vine channel and #LowesFixinSix campaign is one of the most popular, and we got a sneak peak at how they are made.
Pumpkin carving can be less of a chore by tackling it with your power tools.
Staples has entered the Smart Home market with their Staples Connect Home Automation System
We’re offering a Prep Kit Giveaway that will include up to three gallons of Rescue It! and up to 2.5 gallons of Olympic Deck Cleaner as well as a $25 Lowe’s gift card.
With the proper preparation, this 100% acrylic coating fills wood and concrete cracks up to ¼″ deep and is a great product for the restoration of a worn deck or patio.
Olympic ICON exterior paint is a great choice for outdoor DIY painting projects. It’s self-primer, low-VOC and UV protection properties make it a winner.
SOAPSEAT never fills with water so it keeps your soap from getting soft and gross. This increases the soap’s useful life and saves you money.
Fountain is a mobile app (iOS only for now) that connects you to an expert over video chat – in five minutes or less!