How to Turn Off Hold on Honeywell Thermostat

Here, we cover how to turn off hold on Honeywell thermostat.  But why would hold ever be ON in the first place? Well, the hold feature on many smart thermostats lets the user override scheduled temperature settings, and set the these manually.  When a t-stat follows its schedule, it changes its set temperature to what … Continue reading How to Turn Off Hold on Honeywell Thermostat



JBL Clip 3 Reset Instructions, Hard Factory Reset

These JBL Clip 3 reset instructions show you how to factory hard reset your JBL Clip 3 Bluetooth speaker to its default settings.  Resetting restores the Clip 3 to factory default state. Plus, hard resetting clears any prior paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Erasing these stops the Clip 3 from pairing to any nearby … Continue reading JBL Clip 3 Reset Instructions, Hard Factory Reset



JBL Go Hard Factory Reset Instructions

These JBL Go hard factory reset instructions show how to factory reset your JBL Go and JBL Go 2 Bluetooth speakers to their factory default settings.  The factory reset routine on the Go line of JBL, mini wireless speakers works as detailed next. Resetting the Go speakers wipes any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from their … Continue reading JBL Go Hard Factory Reset Instructions



How to Set Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Offset

In this piece, we discuss how to set Honeywell thermostat temperature offset. We also talk about the problems that may result due to wrong offset temp setting.  First we define what the indoor temperature offset adjustment on a thermostat is.  Then we show how to set it on the Honeywell RTH9580WF smart thermostat.  Finally, we … Continue reading How to Set Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Offset



Reset Harman Kardon Invoke, Hard Factory Reset

You may decide to sell or give your Harman Kardon Invoke smart speaker to another person. Or, you wish to link it to a different Microsoft account.  But then again, maybe you want to join it to a different WiFi network. So, to unlink this device from its current account and network, and to restore … Continue reading Reset Harman Kardon Invoke, Hard Factory Reset



How to Find Internet Radio Stream URL

In this piece, we show ways for how to find an internet radio stream URL.  You may own an internet radio.  Popular models include the Sangean WFR-20, IRIS Web Radio, Denon S32, or the Logitech Squeezebox Boom. If so, you may see that their station list web sites, may not have some streams you want. … Continue reading How to Find Internet Radio Stream URL



JBL Flip 3 Reset Instructions, How to Factory Reset

These JBL Flip 3 reset instructions show you how to factory reset your JBL Flip 3 Bluetooth speaker to its default settings. Resetting restores this speaker to factory default state. Factory default resetting erases any earlier paired Bluetooth devices from its memory. Clearing these stops the Flip 3 from pairing to any nearby Bluetooth devices … Continue reading JBL Flip 3 Reset Instructions, How to Factory Reset



How to Fix a DVD that Skips and Freezes

We’ve played digital video discs (DVDs) for nearly two decades now. Daily watching them has been a major time filler of our spare time. Buying many used DVDs which are often scratched, we often see skipping DVDs. So, the question of how to fix a DVD that skips and freezes became important for us to … Continue reading How to Fix a DVD that Skips and Freezes



Thermostat Reads Higher than Actual Temperature

When a thermostat reads higher than actual temperature, your home can get too cold in the winter.  It can also become  too warm in summer.  Now At least several factors affect the thermostat temperature reading besides actual room temperature.  These include aging components drifting out of tolerance in older thermostats.  Or, an improperly positioned thermostat … Continue reading Thermostat Reads Higher than Actual Temperature



How to Fix Electric Baseboard Heater Noise

We’ve dealt with the problem of electric baseboard heater noise for a decade now in our second floor bedrooms.  This piece describes our experiences that show How to fix electric baseboard heater noise. Baseboard heaters are great for adding to the home’s base heating (the furnace). They can fix a room always being cold.  But … Continue reading How to Fix Electric Baseboard Heater Noise