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Hoverboards Smoking, Bursting into Flames, Amazon.com Offering Full Refunds

In consumer news, the consumer product safety commission is investigating more than three dozen instances of hoverboards smoking or bursting into flames. The move comes after growing concerns that the two-wheeled balance boards are fire hazards. Amazon.com says it’s offering refunds to anyone who bought hoverboards on its website, but is continuing to sell...

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Fix HVAC Leaks Where It Counts Most

You’ve probably heard plenty about how to maximize your HVAC system by repairing air leaks. This is indeed sound advice, in terms of both reducing your carbon footprint and saving money on your utility bills. However, if you are like many homeowners these days, you have only a limited amount of time to devote to home upkeep. Here’s a highly time- and cost-effective way to fix leaks. The Best Place to Fix HVAC Leaks The basic principle for fixing leaks is to start at the point in your HVAC setup that has the greatest air transfer, meaning that a...

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