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Holiday Gift Ideas 2018
Tool Reviews

Holiday Gift Ideas 2018

Here is EHT’s annual list of gift ideas for the home-improvement enthusiast. We’ve collected tools and gadgets galore to help with projects big and small. Did we com-pile this list to help guide your holiday shopping, or for you to pass along to your family as a wish list? Maybe a little bit of both. From our staff to you […]

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2019 International Builders’ Show Preview
2019 IBS Show

2019 International Builders’ Show Preview

The 2019 Builders’ Show will bring together more than 1,500 top manufacturers and suppliers from around the globe in 600,000 net square feet of exhibit space, showcasing the latest and most in-demand construction products and services. Attendees can also tour the two official show homes. The New American Home, located in Henderson, Nevada, is distinguished by incorporating a wide variety of contemporary-modern […]

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New Task-lighting Products for Jobs around the House
Tool Reviews

New Task-lighting Products for Jobs around the House

Not much work gets done if you can’t see what you’re doing. Whether working at night or within interior locations with low visibility, task lighting is an indispensable aspect of the job. For many years, halogen work lamps were the go-to solution to splash a lot of light around a project site. Although they put the light where it was […]

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CUT ENERGY COSTS AROUND THE HOME
Construction How-To

CUT ENERGY COSTS AROUND THE HOME

By Matt Weber Having moved my family into a larger house, one of my first concerns was: How much will my utility bills increase to heat/cool the extra square footage? I’m the dad after all, so it’s my job to follow my kids around and turn off all the light switches they leave on. “Close the door! Are you trying […]

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Winterize Your Outdoor Equipment
Outdoor power equipment

Winterize Your Outdoor Equipment

One common task to protect gas-fired outdoor power equipment is prepping the fuel systems of the engines. Although some manufacturers recommend draining the fuel tank and carburetor prior to storage, doing so might make it more difficult to start when you take it out of storage. The fuel system must be addressed, however, because alcohol-blended fuels can attract moisture that […]

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