Keeping Winter at Bay Around the House

Winter. In the UK some people love this season, but a lot of us find it depressing. This is not only due to the fact that it gets cold and miserable outside (much like the British summer!) But also because if something around the house packs up you could be left huddling round an electric…

How to Check File Permissions in Joomla

Checking file permissions in Joomla is rather easy, below I will show you how check and change file permissions in Joomla 1.5 and Joomla 1.6 Note that changing the file owner to Apache will let you edit files via the admin panel without changing file permissions to 777. You can do this by applying the…

Examining the Wusthof Catalog

Wusthof has been one of the biggest names in knives since 1814. Operating from Solingen, Germany, the "Cutlery Capital" of the world, they continue to produce knives that are used by top chefs and four-star kitchens the world over. These knives are the favorites of many prominent chefs such as Gordon Ramsay, Jamie Oliver, and…

The Advantages of Electric Fencing

Farmers concerned about their livestock and residents concerned about the security of their homes and families often consider electric fencing as an option. Electric fencing offers several advantages, particularly in comparison with traditional types of fencing. It is cheap to construct and maintain, portable, safe, easy to use, long lasting and has minimal impact on…

How To Stop Your Dog Digging Under The Fence

You have to admit that digging is natural thing to do for a dog. They do it do bury their stuff like bones and other items that can be quite important or fascinating for them. Digging also makes dogs healthy and fit. However, you should control your dog when they start digging under fences. When…

Space Saving Cheap Ideas For Dorm Room Living

Dorm room space is limited, use these cheap inventive ideas to keep your room space maximized, organized and decluttered. Under The Bed Add up to 24 square feet of usable storage area by keeping stuff under the bed. Measure the height of the floor to base of the bed frame height to know your storage…

Hotels in Bali Can Fit Any Budget

Bali is one of the most exotic, breathtaking and legendary destinations in the entire world. With its pristine beaches, turquoise waters, volcanic mountains and lush tropical backdrop, many holidaymakers falsely believe a stay here is out of financial reach. This is just not the case. Hotels in Bali can fit a wide variety of budgeting…

The Critical Pricing Factors of an LED Light

In a supermarket, the customers may be confused when they find big price differences on some similar LED light products. For example, the appearances of two LED tube products look almost the same, but there is a 40% price difference on them. By comparing the features, people may find little difference on two LED bulb…

How to Pour Concrete Like a Professional Tradesman

Pouring a concrete slab is a complex enough home improvement that most do-it-yourselfers will back off and seek the help of professional tradesmen or concrete contractors. Many homeowners just do not want to risk making a mistake with their home improvements and having it set in stone. Like most things, pouring a concrete slab is…

Paper Quilling For Beginners

There are a lot of shapes that one can create out of strips of paper. In paper quilling, using a quilling tool, paper strips are rolled, coiled, fringed, crimped, pinched, and then glued that is put together to create a design, figure or a completely amazing artwork! Starter Kits The great thing with paper quilling…

Stack-On Gun Safes

When you own multiple firearms of all different shapes and sizes it is important to keep them stored away in a gun safe to avoid accidental injury, mishandling, or theft. There are a ton of different gun safe brands out there on the market today and it becomes a challenge to sift through all the…

A Pre-Boomer’s Thoughts on Climate Change

If politics and ideology were not part of the issue, I believe pre-boomers (the New Seniors) could come together and find a practical, common-sense solution for dealing with climate change, greenhouse gases and preserving our planet for the health and well-being of our grand children and the generations to follow. We grew up in an…

Arc De Triomphe Facts and History

Though less artistic than its older cousin of Porte Saint-Denis, the Arc de Triomphe de l'Etoile is the more famous and far larger. Set atop the hill of Chaillot it forms the center from which radiates a dozen busy Parisian avenues. There are in fact several "Arc de Triomphe's" in Paris. A large arch with…

The History of the Violin Bow

The bow is one of the most important tools ever invented in musical history because it made possible some of the most important instruments such as the violin, viola and cello. Historians agree that stringed instruments existed long before the bow except that these instruments were plucked not bowed. Bowing can be traced back to…