Can you plug an AC into an extension cord?

The summer heat has everybody reaching for their AC’s, but what happens when you’ve installed a new window air conditioner, and the built-in cord doesn’t quite reach? It’s extension cord time! But here’s the catch. Extension cords become fire hazards if used without proper care. If you’re trying to keep cool, the last thing you […]

Floor fan

The Best Floor Fans

Is your home hotter than usual? Do you feel like the air is stagnant and could benefit from moving around? A floor fan can make a world of difference, especially if an AC unit or overhead ceiling fan isn’t an option.  All fans are not created equally, though. There’s a lot to consider based on […]