Delete Google Home Recordings, How To

This post details how to delete Google Home recordings to protect against possible privacy breaches.  Each time you speak a request or command to your Google Home speaker, the system records your voice and sends that up to the Google Assistant service in the cloud. These recordings help the assistant “learn” your ways of talking … Continue reading Delete Google Home Recordings, How To





Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual

Honeywell provides great booklets with their t-stats. They wrote the Honeywell WiFi thermostat RTH8580WF manual guides to the same high standards.  These booklets show you how to install, set up, and use the t-stat.  Plus, they write these in non tech, easy to get language. These books have lots of pics of hook up cases, … Continue reading Honeywell WiFi Thermostat RTH8580WF Manual





How to Clear Schedule on Honeywell Thermostat

This piece covers how to clear schedule on Honeywell thermostat.  Here, we explain how to do it on the RTH9580WF t-stat.  But other models with a screen work similarly At any rate, you could clear thermostat schedules by resetting it, which also clears every other customized setting like lock screen passwords and screen color customization. … Continue reading How to Clear Schedule on Honeywell Thermostat





Comet Soft Cleanser with Bleach Review

The creamy, thinner texture of Comet soft cleanser with Bleach means that you need not shake it as much as thicker preparations of other brands.  But the creamy texture is none too abrasive. In fact, they call it Scratch Free, because it’s little more abrasive than dish detergent.  But for lighter, non baked on messes, … Continue reading Comet Soft Cleanser with Bleach Review





How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Setting

In this post, we cover how to change temperature setting on Honeywell thermostat, model RTH9580WF.  Now most Honeywell digital t-stats nowadays allow you to change their current temperatures right from the  Home screen.  They display the  Home  screen by default. So unless the t-stat is locked, you can adjust the current temp simply by touching … Continue reading How to Change Honeywell Thermostat Temperature Setting





Use Echo Dot as Bluetooth Speaker, How To

In this demo, we show how to use Echo Dot as a Bluetooth speaker, linked to an iPad Air tablet. This lets us play any audio that the iPad is playing, through the Amazon Dot. You might do this if you connect your Dot to your home stereo system for its great sound. And you … Continue reading Use Echo Dot as Bluetooth Speaker, How To





Energizer Max Battery Review, AA, AAA, C, and D Sizes

The Energizer Max battery is a solid alkaline power cell. Many people rely on these to drive their consumer electronics. Gaming machines, Wifi thermostats, note takers, air cleaners, and LED lanterns, all like Energizer Max.  Toys, medical monitors, and memory backup in stereos, also like them.  DVRs, clock radios, and the Bose Wave Music System rely … Continue reading Energizer Max Battery Review, AA, AAA, C, and D Sizes





Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Color Code

With so many new functions appearing on today’s modern thermostats (t-stats), there is of course, many more wires to connect up nowadays, when installing a new or replacement t-stat.  Gone are the two-wire days, when all you needed was one wire from the furnace transformer, and the other to feed power to a gas valve … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Wiring Color Code





Outdoor Christmas Light Decorating Ideas Pictures

Here we share outdoor Christmas light decorating ideas pictures of some of our outdoor holiday light ideas here. Why?  Because we wish to suggest some possibilities for your next Christmas decorating project with lights. We illustrate some of the many types of LED lights available too.  Finally, we provide general decorating and safety tips for all decorating with Xmas … Continue reading Outdoor Christmas Light Decorating Ideas Pictures





How to Clean Oakley Sunglasses

We’ve worn sunglasses with polarized and anti reflective coatings for three decades.  In that time, we got advice from several optometrists about how best to clean them.  How to clean Oakley sunglasses is easy, once you learn how to safely handle them.  You also need to know which cleaners work the most gently and safely, and which cleaning … Continue reading How to Clean Oakley Sunglasses