Articles by: Tabatha Wharton

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

Dremel Velocity VC60 Packs a Punch

The good people over at Dremel sent their newest tool, the Velocity VC60, for us to give a spin. As someone who just moved into a new-old house, I jumped at the chance to let this small-but-mighty combination tool show me everything it could do. From Dremel’s website The Dremel […]

See how Keen Utility Boots Are Built In America with Pride

See how Keen Utility Boots Are Built In America with Pride

When we first arrived at the KEEN factory in Portland, my fellow media tour participants and I were greeted with this sweet little video. After some presentations, our group split into several smaller groups as we headed for the fully in-operation factory floor. Keen Utility takes their products extremely seriously, […]

Keen Utility: American Built with Pride in Portland, Oregon

Keen Utility: American Built with Pride in Portland, Oregon

We recently had the pleasure of heading out to the place were the ’90’s are still alive and putting a bird on it makes it cool, Portland, Oregon to tour the Keen Shoes factory and headquarters. The culture of the Keen family of brands is deeply entrenched in the culture […]

Prep Your Home Heating with Warmup’s Newest Thermostat

Prep Your Home Heating with Warmup’s Newest Thermostat

While it’s mostly fun in the sun these days, before you know it the chill of autumn and winter will be filling the air … and our homes. Before the dreary days and incliment weather start taking over seemingly every aspect of your life, now is the time to consider […]

Panasonic’s WhisperGreen Select Bathroom Ventilation Fan Saves Your Home From You

Panasonic’s WhisperGreen Select Bathroom Ventilation Fan Saves Your Home From You

With late summer comes the heat and in many parts of the country, the humidity. We all know how unbearable the pressure of moisture in the air plus high temperatures can feel outside … and inside. Many bathrooms become veritable saunas in the summer, creating the perfect breeding ground for […]

Garage Safety Tips for National Safety Month

Garage Safety Tips for National Safety Month

For homeowners, safety and accessibility are a main priority, particularly as it pertains to entry and exit points. Unfortunately, millions of homes are at risk, with 1 in 15 garages and 3 out of 4 gate systems lacking the latest safety features that ensure protection for everyone who comes into […]

Honeywell Bluetooth Air Purification Unit a Must Have for Allergy Sufferers

Honeywell Bluetooth Air Purification Unit a Must Have for Allergy Sufferers

For the 50 million Americans that suffer from nasal allergies, warmer temps usually means runny noses, watery eyes, and other irritating symptoms caused by indoor and outdoor allergens. This includes my little family in the Midwest, so when Honeywell wanted to send their new Bluetooth Smart Air Purifier with HEPA filtration, […]

Upgrade Your Home with ABC Metal Roofing

Upgrade Your Home with ABC Metal Roofing

Metal roofing from ABC brings style, sustainability, and savings to any residential application.

Top 10 Allergies From Your Home (Infographic)

Top 10 Allergies From Your Home (Infographic)

You may think with summer in full swing, seasonal allergies went out the door with the rains and flowers of spring. Oh no, dear friends, allergies are still alive and well and kicking the literal snot out of sinuses both near and far. The people over at Honeywell compiled this […]

Get Your Gourmet Grill On with Napoleon

Get Your Gourmet Grill On with Napoleon

Not long after Napoleon Grills released their list of Top Ten Grilling Cities in America (one of which being only an hour from where I live), they introduced three brand new, top-of-the-line grills: the Rogue 425, the Prestige PRO 665, and the compact and portable TravelQ. All three grills host an […]

Milwaukee Introduces New Camera Inspection Tool System

Milwaukee Introduces New Camera Inspection Tool System

Milwaukee Tool continues to expand its M12™ line offerings with the introduction of the new M-SPECTOR FLEX™ system. Designed from the ground-up to give users the versatility they need, the new recordable inspection camera features an innovative PIVOTVIEW™ camera head cable that gives users full control of the camera head […]

Valspar Launches New Paint Color Tool

Valspar Launches New Paint Color Tool

We’ve all been there — seven odd paint chips in hand, the colors all ever so slightly different in shade, holding them up to a wall or a project and trying to discern the “perfect” color. You operate under the fear of going through all the work of painting your […]

VIDEO: Build Your Own Beer Caddy (Tutorial)

VIDEO: Build Your Own Beer Caddy (Tutorial)

Build your own beer caddy for Father’s Day or other summer adventures

Lennox Spring HVAC Promo Helps Save Energy & Money

Lennox Spring HVAC Promo Helps Save Energy & Money

There is no better time to upgrade your HVAC system.

Kobalt 24V MAX Power Tools Pricing Released

Kobalt 24V MAX Power Tools Pricing Released

We recently shared with you the debut of Kobalt’s 24V MAX line of redesigned power tools available exclusively at Lowe’s. Now, just a week ahead of the public launch, we have the details on the products’ pricing just in time for Father’s Day gift giving. Items range from $20 for a […]

Testing the Newest Husqvarna Battery Powered Outdoor Power Equipment

Testing the Newest Husqvarna Battery Powered Outdoor Power Equipment

While at the Husqvarna Silent City event in Antwerp, Belgium, I had the amazing opportunity to try out the majority of the new line of commercial and residential lithium-ion battery powered lawn care tools, right in the center of the public city park.

Husqvarna Debuts Latest Tech at Silent City Event in Antwerp

Husqvarna Debuts Latest Tech at Silent City Event in Antwerp

Husqvarna unveiled several new lawn care and forestry products (both practical and concept) equipped with cutting edge technologies.

Don’t Delay on Your DIY Projects

Don’t Delay on Your DIY Projects

Get them done and enjoy your weekends.

A Little Help Finishing Our Closet

A Little Help Finishing Our Closet

Whether you’re an avid DIYer or just getting started with tackling your own home projects, it doesn’t take long to learn that there will always be that one project that never quite gets completed.

Why You Should Practice Family Fire Drills

Why You Should Practice Family Fire Drills

Make sure that everyone is on the same page when they hear the smoke alarm go off. Panic and lack of execution are dangerous.

8 Shortcuts for Unpacking After a Move in Record Time

8 Shortcuts for Unpacking After a Move in Record Time

Get your life back in order as soon as possible with these tips for unpacking.

Use Your Raised Garden Bed As A Winter Compost Pile

Use Your Raised Garden Bed As A Winter Compost Pile

Use your raised garden beds year round by turning them into compost piles for the winter months.