Pelonis Electric Radiator Heater, 7 Fin, Oil-Filled, #HO-0260 Review

This Pelonis™ Electric Radiator Heater, 7 Fin, Oil-Filled, #HO-0260 works well for heating a whole room, with its low-profile, thin and tall design, fits into corners, between furniture pieces, under most windows, and functions well as a bathroom heater if appropriate ground fault outlet protection is provided.  It blasts most of its heat upwards, to reduce dangers of … Continue reading Pelonis Electric Radiator Heater, 7 Fin, Oil-Filled, #HO-0260 Review



Netgear WNCE2001 Reset Instructions

You may wish to change the hosting WiFi network to which the Netgear WNCE2001 internet adapter connects.  Perhaps you changed the SSID and / or WiFi password of the hosting wireless network. Or, maybe you’d like to connect this adapter to a friend’s Wi-Fi while visiting.  Perhaps your WNCE2001 is failing to connect to the Wi-Fi … Continue reading Netgear WNCE2001 Reset Instructions



How to Change Amazon Echo Dot Wake Word

You can indeed change the wake word that the Amazon Alexa enabled speakers such as the Echo Dot, respond to when you say it.  Current choices are, “Alexa…,” “Amazon…,” “Computer…,” and “Echo…”  The wake word is the name you utter when you want the smart speaker to wake up and start listening for a follow-up command / question.  It’s how you “get her attention,” … Continue reading How to Change Amazon Echo Dot Wake Word



How to Change Amazon Echo Dot Name

You can indeed change the name that the Amazon Alexa enabled speakers such as the Echo Dot respond to when you say it.  Current choices are, “Alexa…,” “Amazon…,” “Computer…,” and “Echo…”  The word is the name you call out when you want the popular voice assistant to wake up and start listening for a follow-up command / question.  It’s how you “get … Continue reading How to Change Amazon Echo Dot Name



Honeywell Programmable Thermostat RTH7600D Manual

Honeywell provides excellent documentation for their programmable digital thermostats, and the RTH7600 series RTH7600D 7-day energy saving thermostat is no exception.  The supplied documentation walks you through installation, setup, and everyday usage instructions, written in non techy, easy to comprehend verbiage.  These booklets contain lots of picture illustrations of wiring scenarios, screen shots, program schedule creations, and expert advice.  Further, … Continue reading Honeywell Programmable Thermostat RTH7600D Manual



Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual

Honeywell provides excellent documentation for their Wi-Fi thermostats, and the 8000 series RTH8580WF wireless Wi-Fi thermostat is no exception.  The supplied documentation walks you through installation, setup, and everyday usage instructions, written in non techy, easy to understand language.  These documents contain lots of picture illustrations of wiring scenarios, screen shots, and program schedule creations.  Further, these manuals are … Continue reading Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual



Honeywell Smart WiFi Thermostat Manual RTH9580WF

Honeywell provides excellent documentation for their Wi-Fi smart thermostats, and the 9000 series RTH9580WF internet controlled thermostat is no exception.  The supplied documentation walks you through installation, setup, and everyday usage instructions, written in non tech, easy to understand language.  These documents contain lots of picture illustrations of wiring scenarios, screen shots, and program schedule creations.  … Continue reading Honeywell Smart WiFi Thermostat Manual RTH9580WF



How to Calibrate Honeywell Thermostat Temperature, RTH9580WF

Why would you wish to calibrate the temperature reading on a Honeywell thermostat?  Perhaps you’ve noticed that your thermostat reads warmer or cooler than the room actually feels, and you’d like to bring the thermostat temperature reading more inline with the reality of your particular home.  Or, maybe the thermostat is installed on a particularly … Continue reading How to Calibrate Honeywell Thermostat Temperature, RTH9580WF



How to Clean Ray Ban Sunglasses

Some people may choose not to purchase sunglasses due to their higher initial expense; particularly the non prescription Ray Ban sunglasses.  But improvement in vision over non light attenuating glasses is quite noticeable and very worthwhile.  There’s less “haze” from internal polarized lens light reflections with this technology, and this optical technology will very likely improve over time.  So we learned how to clean these effectively, … Continue reading How to Clean Ray Ban Sunglasses



How to Clean Oakley Sunglasses

We’ve worn sunglasses with polarized and anti reflective coatings for three decades, and have received advice from several optometrists about how best to clean them.  How to clean Oakley sunglasses is not difficult once you understand how to safely handle them, which cleaners work the most gently and safely, and which cleaning cloths scratch the least.  All of these … Continue reading How to Clean Oakley Sunglasses