Vizio E-SERIES 65IN ULTRA HD HOME THEATER DISP E65U-D3

  • Screen Size: 65″
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 5,000,000:1
  • Maximun Resolution: 3840 x 2160
  • Integrated Speakers: Yes

GE Z-Wave Wireless Lighting Control and Appliance Module

  • Easily control lighting with your mobile device or computer using any Z-Wave certified gateway, or control lighting on location with the manual push-button control or a Z-Wave certified remote
  • White lighting control blends with most home decor, Can be controlled in groups of multiple lights or turned on or off within ambient interior lighting scenes
  • Space-efficient, side-plug design does not block lower outlet or obstruct placement of furniture
  • Features one always-on pass-through AC outlet and one Z-Wave enabled outlet
  • Compatible with any Z-Wave certified gateway, providing remote access from many popular home automation systems and applications (application software not included)
  • Works with Alexa for voice control (hub required)

Goldblatt G05138 Dust Free Hand Sander

We added an 8′ x 12′ wall paper mural to our living room wall. One of the challenges was the dust. We are living through our very slow remodel and wanting to minimize the disruption to our lives. So finding a way to sand without creating dust was a priority.

In this video we review the Goldblatt G05138 Dust Free Hand Sander.

Stay tuned at the end of the video for a time-lapse of the entire process including the (nearly) finished product.

 

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On Vacation With a Smart Home

In this episode, we go on vacation and check in on the status of our home using our Wink Hub and our connected smart devices. Smart Homes offer an enhanced sense of security because you can program your home to behave exactly the same as if you were home. You can also ensure that doors are locked and garages are closed from your smart phone, anywhere in the world.

On our drive, we visit the Grand Canyon and Zion National Park, and check in with our home along the way.

Schlage Connect Camelot Touchscreen Deadbolt with Built-In Alarm, Satin Nickel, BE469 CAM 619

  • Z-wave technology connects to your home automation system and lets you lock or unlock your door remotely via the web or smartphone
  • Three alert modes (activity, tamper and forced entry) let you know when someone is coming or going and communicate potential security threats
  • Ansi Grade 1 – delivered the highest level of Durability and security at the main points of entry
  • Fingerprint-resistant touchscreen protects against fingerprints and smudges and ensures wear patterns remain undetectable
  • Easily control who has the access to your home. Memory for up to 30 different access codes means everyone can have their own Number, from the kids to the petsitter and housekeeper
  • ANSI Grade 1 Highest Residential Security
  • Durable Resistive Touchscreen with matte finish to protect against fingerprints and smudges

Finding Amazon Echo “Alexa”, VeraEdge and other smart things in Singapore

A weekend in Singapore gave me an opportunity to check out the status of Smart Home devices available in other parts of the world. I visited an L3 Homeation Store to see what Singapore has to offer in the way of smart home devices.

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VeraEdge Home Controller

Home Control Doesn’t Have To Be Complicated Or Expensive! VeraEdge gives you easy control over lights, cameras, thermostats, door locks and more. Whether you are just starting your smart home or already have smart home devices and want to unify them for control from a single easy to use app, VeraEdge is for you! Built-in Wi-Fi, includes Internet cable and power supply, plus complete, easy to follow instructions. The VeraEdge Controller is the ideal hub or “”nerve center”” for your smart home!. The Most Advanced Home Controller Is Also The Easiest To Use!