Honeywell Thermostat Pictures Gallery

We’ve owned several Honeywell thermostats over the past decade, and have written much about them.  In this album, we’ve gathered all the Honeywell thermostat pictures we’ve taken of the models we’ve tested. Enjoy. Pictures of the Honeywell RLV310A Thermostat This is one of Honeywell’s line voltage t-stats, for controlling baseboard heaters. Honeywell RTH7600D Thermostat Pictures … Continue reading Honeywell Thermostat Pictures Gallery





Sony MDR V500DJ Professional DJ Headphones Review

WE owned the Sony MDR-V500DJ Professional DJ Headphones for twenty years. So we’ve used them with many and varied CD players, iPods, mixing boards, headphone amps, and headphone pre amps. We found them exceptional audio devices in so many aspects on our mobile disc jockey gigs. These dynamic earphones offer probably the best sound of … Continue reading Sony MDR V500DJ Professional DJ Headphones Review





Sony MDR-V700DJ Headphones Review

We owned the Sony MDR-V700DJ headphones for a few years in around 2004. We used them with many CD players, iPod Nanos, headphone amps, and mixers at our mobile DJ gigs.  Indeed, the ruggedness of the MDR-V700DJ is obvious. But how they sound is far less complimentary. Sony MDR-V700DJ Headphones Intro Due to their solid … Continue reading Sony MDR-V700DJ Headphones Review





Chef’s Choice Cordless Glass Tea Kettle 679 Review

We’ve been avid mint tea drinkers for nearly two decades. So,we keep cordless kettles like the   Chef’s Choice cordless glass tea kettle 679    on the kitchen counter. Chef’s Choice 679 Cordless Glass Tea Kettle 679 Intro The 679 glass kettle is not actually cordless.  A cord does exist. They attached it to the stand base. The … Continue reading Chef’s Choice Cordless Glass Tea Kettle 679 Review





Amazon Dot 2 Reset Instructions, Hard Factory Reset

You may wish to reset Amazon Dot Gen 2 speaker.  Why? Because perhaps you cannot discover it on Bluetooth devices when pairing to it. Or perhaps it’s playing in a stuttering, broken-up way.  Sometimes the WiFi and Bluetooth info inside the Dot can become corrupt. Then, should that happen, only a factory reset can restore … Continue reading Amazon Dot 2 Reset Instructions, Hard Factory Reset





Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Thermostat Review

The Honeywell RTH9580WF/1005 color screen thermostat is a clear advance from the RTH8580WF model, reviewed earlier. Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Thermostat Intro Honeywell has upgraded the screen from the one-color green with black lettering, to a full-color, brighter, higher contrast LCD display.  Indeed you can set screen colors to match your room décor.  Plus, the screen … Continue reading Honeywell RTH9580WF Color Thermostat Review





Pair Google Home as Bluetooth Speaker, How To

The original Google Home smart speaker, pictured above, now functions as a Bluetooth speaker due to firmware and Google Home app updates in 2017.  In this post, we show how to pair your tablet or phone to Google Home via Bluetooth. Then, you can send audio to Google Home for room-filling, awesome sounding playback. Intro … Continue reading Pair Google Home as Bluetooth Speaker, How To





Echo Dot 2 Factory Reset Instructions

Run an Echo Dot 2 factory reset to get it ready for sale. Or perhaps you just want to link your Echo Dot 2 to a different Amazon account or different wireless network.  So, to that end, to reset your Echo Dot 2 to factory default condition, follow the instructions next. Resetting unlinks the Echo Dot … Continue reading Echo Dot 2 Factory Reset Instructions





Husky Socket Ratchet Set 702200 Review

While  repairing rocking chairs and bikes, we bought this 16-piece Husky socket and ratchet set. It has popular socket sizes for fasteners found around the house. Husky Socket Ratchet Set 702200 Intro Well, this universal socket wrench set filled the bill nicely.  It cost around $30, and comes with a “forever” guarantee.  It has a … Continue reading Husky Socket Ratchet Set 702200 Review





Netgear WN2500RP Wireless Bridge Review

We bought the Netgear WN2500RP wireless Ethernet WN2500RP bridge in 2012. We did so to strengthen WiFi coverage throughout the garage and the swimming pool area in the back yard. Plus, we wanted to add more Ethernet ports to the garage network. This was located far away from the main router. So we wished to … Continue reading Netgear WN2500RP Wireless Bridge Review