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How to Cut the Cord in 3 Easy Steps

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Dreaming of cutting the cord but don’t know where to start? These three simple steps will help you determine if cord-cutting is the best value for you, what options are available and what equipment you’ll need for success. 

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Topics: How To, Cutting the Cord

Introducing New Honeywell-Branded Cabinet Light Fixtures

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We are proud to announce a new line of Honeywell-branded Under Cabinet Lighting. Each product comes with a limited-lifetime warranty to provide peace of mind. Ideal for under cabinets and over cabinet lighting, this line of products uses long-lasting, energy efficient LED technology to eliminate the need for replacement bulbs. New product offerings now include premium LED light fixtures and accent lighting featuring linkable, dimmable, and flexible installation of stylish and modern lighting options. 

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Topics: LED Lighting, News

Tailgating Tips Worthy of the Hall of Fame

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The best tailgate setups require more than burgers, hot dogs and a cooler full of beverages. It needs to look great, function and provide a place to have a good time. Fortunately, creating your pregame paradise is easier than you think. Covering a few key categories guarantees your team spirit stands out and makes you the talk of the tailgate.

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Cozy Up to the Softer Side of Technology

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For decades, technology has primarily focused on function and forward-thinking design that looks sleek, high-tech and futuristic rather than warm, friendly and relatable. However, aesthetically pleasing fabric-covered tech is making its way into mainstream life as tech companies are focusing on the softer side of technology.

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Topics: Insider, Around the Home

How to Pack the Ultimate Hurricane Survival Kit

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From late May through the end of November, the National Hurricane Center works diligently to identify areas of low pressure that could turn into hurricanes or tropical storms. For many in the Caribbean and along the southern edge of North America, hurricanes or strong storms are an annual occurrence that could prove to be deadly. The damage done by Hurricanes like Sandy, Matthew, Harvey, Maria and others have proven that the best way to protect yourself is to be informed, plan ahead and take action.

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Topics: How To, Safety & Security, Power

The Simple Solution to Shorter Days is a Set Timer

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Life can be hectic, and any amount of simplification reduces stress. Timers make everyday electrical devices easier and more convenient. Summer is winding down, days are getting shorter, back-to-school routines are in full swing and the holidays are right around the corner. It’s the perfect time of year to add a little automation to your life and here are a few creative ways you can do it with a set timer.

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Topics: Insider, Around the Home

Down to the Wire: USB-C vs. Qi Charger

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Just when you get used to the latest tech, it’s replaced by something better. With each iteration, speeds are increased, memory and storage are packed into tinier spaces and the convenience with which consumers can access this new discovery is improved. Currently, the old standards of powering and charging devices are being replaced by two emerging contenders — USB-C and Qi.

But which one is right for you? Here’s a list of some of the benefits to help you decide!

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Topics: Insider, Power

How to Make the Most Out of the Cord-cutting Trend

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Cord cutters come in all types and number in the tens of millions, and although this trend began less than a decade ago, it continues to soar in the U.S. If it maintains its upward trajectory, an estimated 51 million people will cut the cord by 2021. Whether you’re a seasoned cord-cutter or are considering it as a great way to streamline your budget and customize your entertainment choices, there are a growing number of ways to get the most out of your decision to ditch cable.

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Topics: Around the Home, Cutting the Cord

IP Ratings Explained | How to Read the Code

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There are some products – think earbuds – where “waterproof” or “dustproof” are selling points. But what do these terms really mean?

You should be able to find a rating beginning with the letters IP and followed by one or two numbers. But for those who are unfamiliar with the IP rating system, these numbers and letters do not necessarily answer the question.

If that last sentence applies to you, don’t worry – we’ve got you covered!

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Topics: Insider, How To

Jasco Raises Minimum Hourly Wage to $15 for Team Members

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We're pleased to announce that Jasco recently increased the minimum hourly wage from $13 to $15. This starting pay more than doubles the current federal and state of Oklahoma minimum wage of $7.25. 

In addition to the starting pay of $15 per hour, a monthly profit-sharing program is offered to all team members, which averages around 15 percent additional pay each month. With the profit-sharing program and the increased wage, this typically translates to a starting wage of $17.25 per hour. 

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Topics: News