Bosch brings a sleek finish to budget-friendly 100 Series dishwashers
Bosch's new entry-level line offers relatively quiet performance and a smudge-proof design.
DIY Mason Jar Light
Make a Mason Jar Light using white twinkle lights, burlap, rustic hooks and of course mason jars! It's quick and easy and adds country charm to any space!
This Light Is Not What It Appears To Be
All is not as it seems, but we won't ruin it for you.
How to Buy a Light Bulb
How to Buy a Light Bulb. What light bulb do you need? Answering these four questions will give you a strong foundation for your search!
Guide to Light Bulb Types
Learn all about the different types of light bulbs in our handy guide.
Modern Light Fixtures You Can DIY This Weekend
When the days are getting darker, how can we make our style shine a bit brighter? Enter these DIY light ideas. They’re sleek and simple enough to add a modern touch to your home, and easy enough for even beginner DIY-ers to tackle as a weekend project. Some are made from unexpected items laying about …
Photos and tips: How to properly light your home
Lighting plays a critical role in enhancing spaces and molding moods. Here are some guidelines tp properly illuminating your space.
9 Smart Light Fixtures Easy to DIY
Smart lighting for the home is now easier to install and cheaper than ever.
How UV Light Could Help Your Family Breathe Cleaner Air
If you are concerned with your HVAC system, installing a UV light can allow your family to breathe cleaner air. UV lights reduce unpleasant odors.
BSRIA Forecasts Smart Home/Light Commercial Market to Grow by 20 Percent
The Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA) is forecasting a total global growth of 20 percent in the smart home/light commercial market in 2017, with the largest growth being predicted for the UK market with a growth rate of 29 percent. The new study published in January 2017 segments the market into stand-alone products and whole home products; it also analyzes the value of system integration (value add) and service and maintenance.
How To Select Light Fixtures That Work Together Without Being Boring
Our guide to picking stylish pendants, chandeliers, sconces, and more for your home so that they look good together, without being too matchy.
6 Reasons Why a Water Heater Pilot Light Won't Stay Lit
If the water heater pilot light is out, chances are it's for one of these six reasons. We share how to get that hot water back and running.
Why Does My Water Heater’s Pilot Light Keep Going Out?
Getting the cold shoulder from your shower? You’ve discovered it’s because your water heater’s pilot light has gone out...again.
Jobsite brings back 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' while celebrating 20 years
The first come-to-Jesus meeting kicked off in November, as the Jobsite Theater faithful sipped beer and wine at a local pub and tried to come to grips with the future. This was, of course, inextrica
Construction Data's Ultimate Guide To Jobsite Safety
Kendall is the Editor-in-Chief of Social and Interactive Media at Construction Data, the leading local and regional construction project reporting service, and joined the company in January 2007. Today, he brings his knowledge and expertise to Construction Data's Building Blocks Blog with frequent updates on local and regional news and insights. Kendall earned his Bachelor’s Degree in English from North Carolina State University with a minor…
How to Bridge the Language Divide and Encourage Safety on the Jobsite
The jobsite is an increasingly diverse place, where workers of different backgrounds join together to build. This can be hugely positive for a company , as diversity and inclusion encourages a work environment where new ideas and creative thinking thrive, leading to business success. Communication is crucial on any jobsite to not only maintain a safe environment but to also build properly. As having workers who…
A Question from Inver Grove Heights: Why Does My Furnace’s Pilot Light Keep Going Off?
If you have an older furnace with a gas pilot light and it keeps going out, heating your Inver Grove Heights home can become a frustrating process. Not only are you forced to trudge downstairs to light it every time...
How to Plan for an Emergency on the Jobsite
Big or small, jobsite interruptions have an impact on a contractor's bottom line, but here are 10 tips that can help contractors plan for these interruptions
EnLIGHTening Home Hack! How to Change Hard-to-Reach Light Bulbs Without a Ladder
Unless you're living in some weird parallel universe where plug-in light bulbs are the norm for household lighting, chances are you've had to unscrew a light bulb every now and then. Sometimes, replacing those burnt out Edison-based bulbs can be tricky, particularly in high ceilings where those cheap, round plastic or porcelain lamp holders are used. If you've got a chair or ladder handy, no problem. But if you're replacing a bulb high above some stairs or outside on the balcony of your…
How to light your Williams Furnace Pilot Light
Watch our brief tutorial to get your furnace pilot lit.