How to Choose the Best Stucco Contractor

If your home improvement project involved stucco, you will want to be sure you find the right contractor for the job. It is always important to hire good contractors, but it is especially important when they will be doing work such as stucco installation, which is not as common as other contracting duties. You need…

Sheet Music Then & Now

Most modern musicians take sheet music for granted. Sheet music abounds in printed form and can even be downloaded from the Internet. It's a far cry from the days of oral tradition. Centuries ago, there were few ways to pass on music other than to "hum a few bars" until the listener caught on. The…

Information to Keep Off of Facebook

In the day and age of identity theft and cyber-stalking there's a lot of information you should be keeping confidential. When you use Facebook, much of the information that they ask for should not be shared with the general public. You may have your privacy settings so that only your friends will be able to…

The Benefits of a Fiberglass Step Ladder

Why Fiberglass Everyone likes to use a fiberglass step ladder day in and day out installing commercial doors and hardware. For any application up to eight feet, this is the ideal fiberglass ladder. A reason why the fiberglass is better than aluminum ladders is fiberglass does not conduct electricity. The fiberglass is much safer than…

The Paradoxical Art Of MC Escher

MC Escher was a graphic artist renowned for his lithographs, mezzotints and woodcuts inspired by mathematics. Born in 1898, his first remarkable work came in 1937 with the print Still Life and Street, a piece that utilized the play on perspective that would become known as "impossible reality". The edge of the desk in the…

Concrete Repairs Made Simple

Have you ever observed concrete problems? If you took a walk outside today I would say you have. Especially in the areas of the U.S. with freezing temperatures. We all know about how the freeze thaw cycles effect concrete and when one puts a patching material down it simply does not last a winter season.…

Dentistry’s Holy Grail: Human Teeth Regeneration

Echoes of Kennedy’s Moon Shot In 2006, a group of scientists, with a bold ambitious plan, and modeled after President Kennedy’s manned lunar mission program, began laying out the foundations for Dentistry’s Holy Grail: whole human teeth regeneration. Like the NASA space program, the scientists come from a variety of backgrounds and implementing stem cell…

Sculpting a Wooden Pepper Mill

When people first see an exotic wood pepper mill, such as one of the stunning pieces created by the renowned craftsman Pinky Martin, they typically want to know how it was made. The answer varies widely-no two artisans go about the task in the same manner, and few are accomplished enough to master the kinds…

Do You Have These Panic Attack Symptoms?

A panic attack is a one of those things that literally grabs you by the throat and doesn’t let go. A sufferer can virtually find himself or herself running around in circles trying to “escape” the feeling of dread. However, that’s the extreme case. What about those times when you’re quite not sure what it…

Redoing Your Roof

Some specific home renovation tasks may require that a home owner replace the whole roof or do some repairs. Do not fret. In the modern market today, there are many types of roofing materials that are suitable for all kinds of roofing jobs. They range from asphalt, clay, slate, fiberglass, to rubber. Rubber of late…

Important Considerations for Office Chairs

Office chairs being the most important furniture of an office needs to be purchased with lot of care. Nobody can deny the fact that there are abundant office chairs for consumers to select from. One gets a number of options, no matter whether he or she is shopping at a retail shop or online store.…