Discwasher D4+ Vinyl Record Cleaning Fluid Solution Review

We’ve kept our LP and single records nearly spotless for decades, with the Discwasher D4+ record cleaning solution. We’ve recorded much of our record collection into digital format through the years, and before digital devices, copied them onto cassette tape to avoid over-playing, and thus, prematurely wearing out, the records.  Through these experiences, it became … Continue reading Discwasher D4+ Vinyl Record Cleaning Fluid Solution Review



iWorld Earbuds, Sonic Series, with Mic Headset Review

The list of   stereo headphone reviews   below details our personal experiences with each of these headphones and ear buds. The quest for decent-sounding headphones at decent prices has led to many dead-ends and wasted dollars unfortunately. We’ve spent a lot for a little for example, when we bought a set of needlessly extravagant Grado phones, and a little for … Continue reading iWorld Earbuds, Sonic Series, with Mic Headset Review



Blaster Spray White Lithium Grease Lubricant Lube Review

Blaster   lubricants have covered our workshop shelves for years. A couple years back, we bought an 11-ounce can of    Blaster White Lithium Grease Spray   to quiet the squeaky space heater fans, squawky doors, and grinding glider rocking chairs.  Our experiences with  this effective and long-lasting product follow in this review. Benefits, Pros, Features, and Advantages Waterproof.  Indeed, this spray leaves little behind, except a slippery yellow-white grease film that waterproofs metal-on-metal sites.  … Continue reading Blaster Spray White Lithium Grease Lubricant Lube Review



3-In-One Professional White Lithium Grease Spray Lube Review

3-In-One   lubricants have adorned our workshop shelves for decades.  Several years back, we bought a 10.25-ounce can of   3-In-One Professional White Lithium Grease Spray   to quiet the squeaky baseboard heaters, creaky doors, and squawking glider rocking chairs.  Our impressions of this effective and long-lasting product follow. Benefits, Pros, Features, and Advantages Resists environmental extremes.  It’s a heat-resistant, moisture resistant spray-on lithium grease lubricant, which made it … Continue reading 3-In-One Professional White Lithium Grease Spray Lube Review



Installing Hand Held Massaging Shower Heads Tips Advice

We installed our new hand held massaging shower head, in less than fifteen minutes. No tools or supplies were required, except for when removing the old shower head.  For that, we used a Crescent adjustable wrench.  Here’s how it was done. Remove Old Fixed Mount Shower Head Probably the hardest task in installing a new … Continue reading Installing Hand Held Massaging Shower Heads Tips Advice



Philips SHQ3000 Earphones Action Fit Earhook Sports Headphones Review

As poor-performing as the SHQ1000-28s are in my view, Philips did a complete turnaround when they developed these Philips SHQ3000 Action Fit Earhook Sports Headphones. A definite improvement, these Action Fit in-ear, in-canal headphones not only sound much better than those waterproof SHQ1000-28s, but also feature flexible earhooks that are not only comfortable, but that stubbornly hold the earbuds at the … Continue reading Philips SHQ3000 Earphones Action Fit Earhook Sports Headphones Review



Honeywell RTH7600D 7-Day Programmable Thermostat Review

The   Honeywell RTH7600D 7 Day Programmable Thermostat   for the central heating and cooling system, costs approximately $100 at Lowe’s home improvement center. Priced on the high side of fair, this computerized touchscreen furnace / air conditioner controller still clicks as it turns the climate control system on and off (like the Robertshaw 9415 digital thermostat I replaced with the Honeywell programmable) (reviewed here).  However, this … Continue reading Honeywell RTH7600D 7-Day Programmable Thermostat Review



Honeywell RLV310A Digital Baseboard Heat Thermostat Review

We purchased two of the  Honeywell RLV310A Digital Thermostat   for the electric baseboard heaters used around my home. At a cost of approximately $30 from Lowe’s home improvement center, the price seemed reasonable. The RLV310A Honeywell line voltage thermostat is much quieter (no clicking sounds as it turns the heaters on and off), as it utilizes an all-electronic switching mechanism (a … Continue reading Honeywell RLV310A Digital Baseboard Heat Thermostat Review



Sony MDR-V500 Earphones Studio Monitor Headphones Review

I owned the Sony MDR-V500 Studio Monitor Headphones for twenty years. So I’ve used them with numerous and varied CD players, iPods, mixing boards, headphone amps, and stereo receivers. So let me review them here because I found them to be exceptional audio devices in numerous aspects. These dynamic earphones offer probably the best sound … Continue reading Sony MDR-V500 Earphones Studio Monitor Headphones Review



Countertop Microwave Oven Panasonic Inverter NN-SN778 Review

The Panasonic Inverter  Countertop Microwave Oven, model NN-SN778, comes packed with high power output for a residential microwave in a small package. We paid approximately $150 for ours several years ago, and it has performed reliably since then.  Due to its higher-than-typical amounts of microwave energy for a 120-volt oven, food cooks in shorter times … Continue reading Countertop Microwave Oven Panasonic Inverter NN-SN778 Review