Backyard Brawl: Traeger Ironwood 650 vs Weber SmokeFire EX6 (2nd Gen)

Backyard Brawl: Traeger Ironwood 650 vs Weber SmokeFire EX6 (2nd Gen)

Who doesn’t enjoy a smoky whiff of lovingly seasoned, slow-cooked Southern-style BBQ? Try cooking meat and fish in a first-rate smoker and you’ll get all that savory goodness in your backyard. Pellet grills and smokers are no longer just for nerds, and – despite their new-found popularity – they aren’t new, either. They were invented […]

Our Take on 4 Top-Rated Bug Zappers You’ll Find on Amazon

This is the season for barbecues, camping trips, and evening cocktail parties by the pool. Unfortunately, it is also the season of mosquitos and other blood-sucking bugs. Here’s our take on four top-rated outdoor bug zappers available on Amazon.

4 Best Charcoal Grills for Your Money

Cooking on a charcoal grill is more an art than it is a science. You mostly need to go by instinct throughout the cooking process. If that sounds like an adventure you’d like to experience, then this buying guide should help.

Three Great Smart Thermostats for Your Smart Home

Smart thermostats do the kind of thinking you often don’t have time to do. The little devices learn your daily routines and create home heating and cooling schedules accordingly. They save you a considerable amount of money in the process. Here are three of the best.

How to Organize a Play Space for the Kids

Every parent out there might agree that extra time shared with the kids has been a godsend. But what parent isn’t sometimes overwhelmed by the mess of Lego blocks, Magna-Tiles, and toy robots throughout the house? Here’s how you get organized.