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Jennifer Pattison Tuohy
Works at jp2emedia.com
Attended Alleyns College of God's Gift, Exeter University
Lived in Charleston, South Carolina
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.... including smart garage door openers!
#iot   #smarthome   #garage   #garagedoors   #buyingguide  
Replacing your garage door is one of the best value investments you can make to your home.
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Creating a Smart Vacation Rental
Here in part 2 of the "Smart Solutions for Your Vacation Home" series, we'll teach you how to protect and manage your vacation rental efficiently and even remotely using smart solutions.
#smarthome   #iot   #security   #nest  #smart lighting
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Stunningly simple way to turn a basic rug into a fun showpiece ... it definitely helped transform my home office! #easyupcycling   #upcycling   #rugs  +sustainablog 
Easy upcycler Jennifer Tuohy walks you through the process of updating an old office rug with a stencil and a little paint.
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I embarked on a DIY smart home project a little over a year ago, slowly incorporating new technologies as they became available, and as my budget allowed. One year on and I've learnt a lot! Here's my take on the pluses and pitfalls of turning your dumb home into a smart one.... 
For +Allconnect ...

#iot   #smarthome   #wink   #philipshue  +iSmartAlarm +Matt McGovren +IFTTT  #casettawireless   #GElink   #smartbulbs   #smartlighting  
Check out the progress of an early adopter of the DIY smart home. Learn more on the Allconnect Connected Home blog.
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Here's my take on one of the most important smart home products you can buy - Smart Smoke Detectors.
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Ask any firefighter to name the most important thing a person can do to prevent their house from burning to the ground, and he or she will tell you, “Install smoke alarms.”
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Hi Jennifer, nice day! This is Eileen from Gearbest online shop, we are now promoting our smarthome products, could we cooperate together on sponsored posts and reviews ?

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My guide to creating a Smart Home Apartment, for hotpads.com
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If you live in an apartment, perhaps you’ve heard the terms smart home and home automation and shrugged them off as the realm of suburban homeowners. Today’s smart home devices, however, are being designed with portability in...
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Vacation Rental Security: Important Tips to Protect Your Property from Afar...
Part 1 of my two part guide to turning your vacation rental into a smart vacation home, for www.tripping.com
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My post for +Earth911 on the importance of recycling motor oil.
#oil   #recycling  
Choosing to properly recycle motor oils, filters and containers from your car benefits the environment, saves energy and protects water quality. Here's how.
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There are many ways to save energy in the home and one of the most efficient is the right use of home automation. Here are the top five ways you can use home automation to turn your house into a smart, energy-saving abode.
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In this guide, we will outline all you need to know to turn your home into your very own electric car charging station.
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  • Alleyns College of God's Gift, Exeter University
    1988 - 1995
  • Exeter University
    English, 1996 - 1999
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Mrs. Sun, Jennifer Pattison
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Introduction
Freelance writer and editor, working in Charleston, South Carolina. I cover Tech,  Home Automation, DIY, History, Local News, and anything else that catches my fancy. I'm an #apple addict, but have an open mind. I'm a telly addict, but have cut the cord. I'm 100% English, but 75% American.
See my most recent articles here, or view all my work at www.jp2emedia.com.
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Graduated from a university that prides itself on its "Oxbridge Rejects." I have 2 kids, 2 dogs, 2 frogs and 1 husband, and I drove them all across America in under a week.
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Journalist
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editing, writing, blogging, social media,
Employment
  • jp2emedia.com
    Owner, 2011 - present
    Freelance journalist/editor/blogger/social media maven
  • Home Depot
    Blogger, 2014 - present
  • Lucky Dog Publishing
    Managing Editor, 2013 - present
    Editor of two hyper-local community newspapers: Island Eye News &The Island Connection
  • Sun Valley Resort
    blogger/historian, 2012 - 2015
  • eBay
    blogger, 2013 - 2014
  • Sun Valley Guide
    Editor-in-Chief, 2005 - 2013
  • Idaho Mountain Expresss
    Arts Editor/Features Writer/Special Sections Editor, 2004 - 2012
  • The Daily Telegraph
    Features Assistant, 1999 - 2003
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Charleston, South Carolina - Sun Valley, Idaho - London, England
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TechZulu • Smoke Alarms: The Smartest Smart Home Product You Can Buy
techzulu.com

Ask any firefighter to name the most important thing a person can do to prevent their house from burning to the ground, and he or she will t

5 Steps to Turn Your House into a Smart, Energy-Saving Home
www.motherearthnews.com

There are many ways to save energy in the home and one of the most efficient is the right use of home automation. Here are the top five ways

Are Electric Vehicles Bad for the Environment?
www.motherearthnews.com

Recent studies have begun to spark a fresh debate about whether battery-powered electric vehicles are really better for the environment than

TechZulu • Smart Switches vs. Smart Bulbs: Which is the best choice for ...
techzulu.com

Smart, wireless lighting is clearly the future of illuminating our homes and businesses. However, there are two distinct paths one can choos

TechZulu • How to Choose a Smart Home Hub (+ Infographic)
techzulu.com

You’ve tinkered with a NEST, installed a couple of Philips Hue light bulbs, and now you’re hooked on home automation. What’s the next step?

5 Fire Pit Safety Tips from A Former Wildland Firefighter
www.motherearthnews.com

Fire pits can be great things. They are attractive, inexpensive to use and help to extend the use of your yard through the fall and winter.

DIY Porch Swing From A Crib: Easy Upcycling
sustainablog.org

Have your kids outgrown the crib? Our easy upcycling expert walks you through the process of converting it into a porch swing for the whole

How One Family Built a Raised Vegetable Garden for Less than $200
www.motherearthnews.com

A good vegetable garden doesn't have to be expensive. Here is a step-by-step description of how one family was able to build a paved, raised

How to Make a Wine Rack out of a Wood Pallet
www.motherearthnews.com

Pallets can have many uses. And they can be re-purposed into just about anything. This article shows how to re-purpose a wood pallet into a

TechZulu • How to Turn An iPhone into a Home Security Camera
techzulu.com

If you keep a smartphone or tablet long enough, it loses resale value to the point that it may eventually end up sitting in a drawer somewhe

Is the Future of the Fridge a Connected One?
www.motherearthnews.com

New Energy Star standards not only raise the bar for energy efficiency in refrigeration, but they also introduce, for the first time, the id

The Soda Bottle Bird Feeder Tutorial
sustainablog.org

Got a soda bottle sitting in the recycling bin? Turn it into a bird feeder just in time for Spring - step-by-step instructions included!

An Entertainment Center From An Old Dresser
sustainablog.org

See how Home Depot upcycling expert Jennifer Tuohy created a small, funky bedroom entertainment center from an old, rotting two-drawer dress

What can I do with home automation? | Network World
www.networkworld.com

Part 2 of a two part series on how to get started with home automation

5 Things a New Fridge Can Do For the Good of the Planet
www.motherearthnews.com

The decision to replace an old refrigerator should not always be made based only on how well it is functioning. New Energy Star models have

Tips for Traveling With Cables - Workshifting
www.workshifting.com

Tweet Share on Tumblr Tweet Share on Tumblr DIY hacks and fun products for keeping your cables tangle-free while traveling. As a modern work

The Smart Home Nudges Manufacturers Toward Sustainability
www.triplepundit.com

The smart home revolution has caused legacy manufacturers to re-think their products, as shown by modern smart water heater technology.

Sizing up the three popular Internet TV streaming sticks | Network World
www.networkworld.com

These Internet TV streaming devices will be the savior of every gadget-obsessed, cable-cluttered geek out there.