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Archive for January 2015

Category: Home Tip of the Month

January Home Tips

Hello, Everyone,

Last month my home tips were devoted to smoke detectors, and I included my recent experience with a 10-year irreplaceable battery smoke detector which didn’t work, but I couldn’t remember the brand. The brand was Kidde, so beware.

If you’re thinking of remodeling, then check out this website,, to give you the % return for 36 types of renovations, depending on which part of the country you live.

Charles Viancin, a French designer, has developed food covers in fun designs like lily pads and sunflowers for use in a refrigerator, microwave or on a stove pan. They’re clever products to use instead of plastic wrap, etc. Amazon has them.