In the following video I explain how to install an OEM fuel filler gas door spring clip for my 1997 GMC Sierra K1500 pickup truck. The part that I used is an OEM 1552-1575. A link to the part is provided in the description below. According to the description, this part fits 1988 - 1999 GMC, Cadillac and Oldsmobile. I provide step by step instruction for removing the fuel door, inserting the clip and reinstalling the fuel door. I also highlight the importance of using pen
You can easily control your Samsung SmartThings devices with your Amazon Fire TV Stick or an Amazon Echo Dot. In this video blog I demonstrate how I am able to operate my automated smart garage door which is equipped with just two z-wave devices, (a momentary switch and a tilt sensor). I am also able to automate my front porch lights and adjust the brightness of the lights. Finally I also use the Fire Stick to request information about the temperature in various rooms as w
In this article I will provide you with details about how SmartThings devices can work as an automated security system for your home. I’ll discuss the smart devices need to set-up security automation and provide you with product links so that you can source cost information and reviews for the specific products that I will recommend. In an article to follow, I will show you how easy it is to use the "Classic" Samsung SmartThings app on your smartphone to set up these devices.
Proper cleaning and lubrication of your garage door hardware will ensure proper and reliable operation of your door for many years. This video will provide you with the practical instructions and the necessary steps needed to eliminate a significant level of noise specific to your garage door opener and door. I'll provide you all the steps associated with cleaning the garage door tracks, the screw drive rail and the screw drive trolley. Here is a video that explains how to p
Home security is easy and FREE with the Presence App. Check out the instructions provide in the video below to learn how to use an old iPhone or Android device as an inexpensive security camera. The Presence app is feature rich and makes use of an older/obsolete Android or IOs devices that you might have lying around the home. The app uses the camera and microphone in your old iPad, iPhone, Android or other device. The app uses your device to detect and record motion. the