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Tote Your Tunes to Any Room With a Portable Wi-Fi Sound System
Free your home's music setup from wires with Wi-Fi speakers that let you take high-quality audio anywhere
"setup from wires with Wi-Fi speakers that let you take high-quality audio anywhere... stereo systems that played 33 1/3 rpm vinyl records and FM radio, rather than the... great system. It's more like having a total home sound system than your standard... stereo systems do not play 33 1/2 inch records! LPs are 12 inch and run at 33 1/3... audio system that you like and want to experiment with internet radio and music on..."
Home Tech: Getting Rid of Wires Without Sacrificing Sound
"of ugly wires. To that end, I have good news and bad news. There's no such thing... secured with wire twists. I am thinking of hiding wires behind a panel that clips to the... lighting system or used independently where a can light would be: http://www.lumens... whole home systems like audio without going into walls and rewiring. It's called Home... locate wires (yes, they are labeled!) and check connections. Now I have gone wireless..."
How to Hide Those Messy Wires
"devices, wire management is a challenge almost everyone faces. It's especially tough... to see wires mucking up a beautiful composition? Thankfully, our reliance on technology... to keep wires under control and out of sight. Of course, the best solution is to... integrate wires into a design (where possible), which requires a lot of planning and... build in wire management, as well as working it into homes, for those of us who can't..."
How to Install a Drip Irrigation System
Save time and water with a drip watering system in your vegetable garden — a little patience now will pay off later
"watering system in your vegetable garden — a little patience now will pay off later... sprinkler system and, once it’s in place, it requires less hands-on time during watering... inground system. Plan on a day for installation — or two, if you have a lot of ground... Drip systems also require more upkeep throughout the growing season — emitters and... soaker system from Gardener's Supply - it includes couplers to change from garden..."
Turn Your Smart Phone Into a Home Security System
"security system is nothing more than sensors that detect what's going on in and around... security systems — both on the sensor side and the monitoring side. And phones are a... security systems. Plus, the best monitoring equipment is the one you have access to... security system. And it's also why small companies are inventing new ways to integrate... these systems be configured with an automatic alarm system when there is a break..."
Does Your Home Need an Operating System?
New technologies hope to unify the lawless frontier of home-automation products. Would they work for you?
"operating system for personal computers, Microsoft views the entire home as a “computer”... operating system for it. Microsoft’s HomeOS, as it's called, is designed to bring law... y, no wires anywhere, internet options I've never dreamed of... kind of overwhelming... and system become too complex, we found that we spent a fortune trying to maintain... those system changes can well exceed any potential savings. Want to change the outdoor..."
Is Radiant Heating or Cooling Right for You?
Questions to ask before you go for one of these temperature systems in your floors or walls (yes, walls)
"temperature systems in your floors or walls (yes, walls)... cooling system, the goal is to make the temperature of a room more comfortable by changing... heating systems, we think of them for floors, sometimes called underfloor heating or... these systems have been improved and perfected so that there’s now a range of options... of your system was not as familiar with the system as you thought. On our projects... low volt wire systems instead. I am looking forward to going barefoot on our hardwoods..."
Hide Cords in Style With DIY Graphic Panels
Keep wires under wraps for a neater-looking home office or media center, with wall panels you make to your exact taste
"Keep wires under wraps for a neater-looking home office or media center, with wall... those ugly wires hanging down. Creating a panel system is a great solution to hide the... the wires and have a completely customizable area without impacting the walls. Lots... hiding wires and plugs. I'm sure this idea will now be presented on a daytime talk... polytherm grid systems from the Container Store for supplies, etc. Thank you for this..."
Warm Up Your Bathroom With Heated Floors
"your wire. There is a tracer that is made to find breaks in the wire, sometimes... com/us/loose-wire-heating-system.phtml. You will have to install this loose cable system... water system, our boiler and tank capacity would have to be increased; they also... electrical system. Anyway, the restoration took 14 months and this December would be... it! The system is super efficient, having a programmable timer in each room helps..."
8 Incredibly Clever Organizing Tricks
A tension rod under the sink; wire and nails in the closet ... these storage and organizing ideas are budget friendly to the max
"sink; wire and nails in the closet ... these storage and organizing ideas are budget... organizational system. But most of us are dealing with small spaces, limited funds and big... those pink wire baskets, and I've been looking for attractive wire organizers to hang... of the wire rack, need to clean it up a bit, but it works for me. Excellent organization... various wire baskets from garage sales & thrift stores for years. Lastly, I had a brain..."
Home Tech: There's an Easier, Affordable Future for Home Automation
Say goodbye to the headaches and high price of current systems, and hello to home automation products for the masses
"current systems, and hello to home automation products for the masses... These systems also usually cost thousands of dollars — or for elaborate systems,... but the systems have been expensive and difficult to install and use. They require... confusing system that either doesn’t work right or that nobody can figure out how to... automation system. First you have to decide what to control: home entertainment, security..."
Save Your Decor — Hide Your Media Stuff
When you tuck boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite shows or music
"boxes, wires and speakers into walls and ceilings, all you'll notice is your favorite... completely wiring your house for the digital age.... made if a system is to be unobtrusive. The fact is, systems with small cube speakers... small cube system against a quality system , that is optimized for sound quality rather... to run wires rather than go wireless, as I feared the sound from wireless systems... entire system was very reasonable. My point is a very subtle system can deliver..."
Home Tech: Making a Media Console Work
"component's wires, ventilation and communication with the remote control... are the wires? read on. More: Great Rooms With Great Viewing... so the wires can be passed up and down easily. What's really surprising is that there's... Repeater system which will allow us to put all componentry into closed cabinets and... EATER+SYSTEM A A, I was just about to link the Standout Design Entertainment Consoles... audio system; this is where the center speaker sits. Using a screen rather than wood..."
5 Tips to Turn Your Basement into a Media Room
"From wiring to gadgets to decor, a designer tips us off to the secrets for media... sound system with your entertainment center. http://www.houzz.com/photos/13792... sound system", for my home theatre, I decided to go with magnetic planar speakers... cords or wiring under carpets is a fire hazard. Most basement ceilings however are a... running wiring. Plan on soundproofing your ceilings as well since many media areas..."
Ready to Bid Good Riddance to Charging Cords?
"reduce wires, decluttering homes and saving sanity everywhere... with wires. This paradoxical state of affairs will soon go the way of the wireless... energy systems. So, following the electromagnetic theory argument, you wouldn't... simple wires instead of deadly radiation, and why did no one think of this before... charging systems right into the phones maybe using solar power like some calculators... Power System charges both an iPhone and a portable charging battery, giving you a..."