Seeking Protection Against Arc Flash

Arc flash is a common phenomenon that needs to be safeguarded against in some working facilities. This is a kind of electrical explosion that occurs due to a low impedance connection. This connection could be with the ground or another voltage phase from an electric system. There are various methods that can be employed to…

How To Unclog A Kitchen Sink Drain

It is always unpleasant to discover a clogged drain. Fortunately, there are several methods available you can try before needing to pick up the phone and contacting your local plumber. The first thing to try is running very hot water down your drain for about 5-10 minutes. Sometimes, this is all you need to break…

Bench Pillar Drill Hazards to Avoid

A bench pillar drill also known simply as a bench drill is the bench-mounted version of a pillar drill. This article outlines some of the hazards that you need to avoid when using your bench pillar drill. Insecure base — like all pillar drill tools, the bench drill is heavy; heavier than you may think…

Fretwork and Scroll Sawing Experiences

Fretwork is "decoration or patterns or patterns on a surface made by cutting into or through the surface", according to Merriam-Webster's Dictionary. But to me, fretwork and scroll sawing, as it is often referred to, is a great way to relieve stress and at the same time get a sense of accomplishment when your item…

How to Select the Perfect Cutting Board

A kitchen would just not be a kitchen without a cutting board. In fact, the cutting board has become a main tool of our kitchens as it provides us a safe place for food preparation and cutting. In today’s kitchens you will find all kinds of cutting boards varying in size, shape and material. It’s…

Where Does That Word Come From?

"Instead of a handshake, I gave Toby a high-five to break the ice; and when we sat down on the front porch and started talking off the cuff, it was as if serendipity brought us together." That sentence contains several words and actions you see and hear every day. But have you ever wondered where…

Finding A General Contractor

If you have decided to build your dream home or remodel your existing home you will become quite familiar with the words, general contractor. This is the person you will hire to run your project, coordinate the efforts of all of the materials needed for the job hire the sub-contractors and take care of payroll…

Sheet Music and Song Book Styles

Rock and pop sheet music will range from simple guitar and vocals to full instrumental scores, and from popular single songs to complete albums. You might also see artist compilations, complete works and volumes focusing on specific time periods of artists, or compilations of a genre or era. If you're looking for a certain piece…

Symptoms of Facebook Addiction

If you've been wondering if you are addicted to Facebook, you'll want to ask yourself the following questions: Do you play more than one game? The games on Facebook are designed to do one thing: keep you on Facebook. If you're addicted to Facebook you're most likely playing a game. Games like Farmville are fun…

Best Ways to Cleaning Linoleum Floors

If you have linoleum flooring, you will want to keep it as clean as possible. Many people confuse cleaning linoleum floor with cleaning vinyl floor. Vinyl flooring is usually found in older establishments. Needed Materials When you are cleaning anything, you need to make sure that you have all of the needed materials. Once you…

Sturdy and Reliable Cosco Ladder

Cosco ladder is one of the most popular ladder systems nowadays. The growing popularity of a Cosco ladder is due to its versatile nature, ease of use and is very affordable. Contrary to trade ladders, Cosco ladders became a popular household name. Each Cosco ladder is designed to provide security. With a number of brands…

High Quality Wood Spiral Stairs

When looking for a staircase to put in your lovely home, make sure you choose high quality wood spiral stairs. You will want to do your research and make sure that all wood is used when manufacturing your wooden spiral stairs. If you choose high quality products, you will be much more satisfied in the…