Your home’s indoor lighting plays a vital role in your daily comfort and happiness. Here are some tips for lighting your interior year-round.
The thought of having your light bulbs connect to your WiFi, at first, seemed completely useless to me. But I've become a huge fan of Philips Hue smart light bulbs (starter kits start at $59) and controlling my apartment's lighting with just my phone. It makes moving through the apartment a lot easier, even if it makes me a bit lazier. — John General, video producer
TikTok creator @laurenschell2 manages to make cooking tomato soup look like the most relaxing evening in you’ve had in a while. Set a cozy winter mood by lighting some candles too.
If you’re interested in setting your lamps up with some smart lighting but you’re not keen on smart light bulbs, you can use smart plugs and control your lighting from your phone or use voice commands with a digital assistant. Smart plugs are the perfect way to make sure your lamps are included in your lighting scenes, and they make it easy to set up voice-activated routines. Our favorite starter routine: setting it up so when you say, “Alexa, I’m home!” all of your lights turn on.
When lightning hits a sandy beach, it creates otherworldly glass sculptures known as fulgurites or “petrified lightning.” Find out how to spot…
With no campfire to light-up the campsite, you’ll need to bring battery or solar-powered light sources if you want to see anything after dark. Definitely don’t skip the headlamps and consider lanterns and touch lights for softer lighting as needed. Don’t forget additional batteries.
The good: At just $8 each, the Wyze Bulb works with Alexa, Google and IFTTT, and you don’t need a hub to use it. The bulb itself is brighter than advertised, and the app includes useful features like scenes, shortcuts and a vacation mode.
The Chuangs planned on exploring Puerta Vallarta with their 6- year-old twins, strolling the famous Malecon along the ocean, seeing baby sea turtles released, enjoying a local meal while their ship, Holland America' s MS Oosterdam was in port. "The kids were miserable," said Yvonne Chuang, who hails from Northern California. We almost didn't make it to San Diego and...
Warmer weather means it’s finally the perfect time to cross off the home maintenance tasks you’ve been putting off during the winter. Whether you’re examining the chimney, cleaning your gutters, or clearing out the garage, there’s one simple tool that will make the job easier: this adjustable and rechargeable headlamp.
You might think great modern industrial lighting is out of your price range, but if you’re in the market for a contemporary and practical floor lamp you can snag a deal for under $60. This curved arc industrial lamp from Brightech is the kind of stylish lighting you’ve probably added to your Pinterest board.
Daylight saving time ends this Sunday, which means we’re heading into a period of longer nights and shorter days. For many of us, the loss of natural light in the evening can make it all too easy to feel sluggish and cooped up. But with a little effort, you can create a light, bright and clean home environment to combat that wintertime slump. Read on for 10 ideas to create a cozy home this fall and winter:
The Light & Motion Pro Commuter Combo is a simple-to-operate lighting system that's the perfect option for both commuters and enthusiasts who want to see and be seen on the roads.
Fans attending Saturday's 7 p.m. game between Nebraska and Akron will see several new features and gameday enhancements.
This solar-powered, motion-activated is great for lighting your garden, yard, garage, porch, patio, or driveway! It is waterproof, has three working modes and, when fully charged, can provide light for 8-10 hours when fully charged! It senses motion in a range of up to 16.4 feet, and is easy to mount on the wall!
The rooms were divided in the original layout. Spry had four walls knocked down and turned the main space into this open great room. They redid the ceiling structure, but most of the exterior walls are the same — no square footage was added, which helped keep the budget in check.