There have been quite a bit of home renovation projects undertaken in the past few months. Whether it’s just a quick update, or a room-by-room redo, there are several simple ways to add a jolt of new energy to your space.

Whether you’re thinking of converting an old barrel, or you’ve picked up something new with Wi-Fi connectivity and all the latest tech, using a smoker for a summer backyard barbecue has been steadily gaining popularity for some time. In fact, many folks use them to cook just about anything y…