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The Santa Fe got a significant overhaul for 2021, giving it standout standard features for the class. Another familiar Hyundai highlight is exceptional warranty coverage — every Santa Fe comes standard with a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain plan. Both engines are more powerful and have higher EPA-rated fuel economy than their 2020 counterparts. There’s also a new hybrid option.

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One DIY fix for a drain pipe may be to simply tighten a slip-nut near the P-trap. If the leak is coming directly from a hole in the drain pipe, you could try a flexible coupling with hose clamps.

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In a busy family bathroom nothing gets a harder workout than a bathroom fan. You can replace the guts of the fan, without tearing out the whole thing, when it becomes noisy and does a poor job of removing hot, damp air. The Fantech Bath Fan Conversion Kit Model BFRK100 is designed for do-it-yourselfers and lets you use the existing exhaust fan grill and housing, so there’s no ceiling repair work required. And the unit is Energy Star rated, meaning it’s more efficient than your old fan.

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Whatever you purchase, keep up with regular maintenance. Anything with moving parts, whether a pulley-based weight machine or a treadmill, will eventually wear out.

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In late February, ITALY became the epicenter of COVID-19 in Europe and a cautionary tale of what happens when a health care system in even one of the wealthiest parts of the world collapses under the weight of pandemic sick and dead. When the second wave hit in September, even the lessons learned from the first weren’t enough to spare Italy’s disproportionately old population from devastation. Despite plans and protocols, monitoring systems and machinery that were put in place to hedge against the expected autumn onslaught, thousands more died and hospitals once again were brought to the breaking point.

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Nothing ruins your week like getting a sky high electric bill at the end of the month, but lowering your energy bill doesn’t have to be complicated. These home automation devices will help you monitor and reduce energy use throughout the month for lower bills all year round.

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Your smoke detector is one of the best lines of defense in your home but waking up to a beeping smoke detector in the middle of the night only to find there isn’t a fire may make you want to rip it from the ceiling. If your smoke detector is making noise when it shouldn’t be, these three reasons might be the culprit.

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Step up your standing desk game with Revolution’s Focus standing desk balance board. Balance as you type, and once you get better at balancing, add more air to the rubber cushion (no pump required), and step up the difficulty. Whistle as you work? More like balance as you type.

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