Reclaimed Flooring – Preserve the Ecosystem

Flooring is a crucial part of making a house habitable. In today's environment-conscious society, eco-friendly features at home can prove to be an excellent selling point. Installing reclaimed flooring is an inexpensive way to do just that, as well as adding elegance and an old-time charm to your home. There are dealers who salvage wood…

Summer Pool Openings

So it's summer and time to open the pool. Hmmm where did everything get put back in the fall? Hopefully you packaged all of those little parts in the filter or in a clearly labeled box so that you can find them easily now. If not, happy hunting. But really, opening the pool is just…

How to Complete a Remodeling Project Successfully

Remodeling your home can be one of the most rewarding and exciting endeavors you will ever undertake when done properly. In the end, you can enjoy the beauty, larger size and modern conveniences of your home knowing you also increased its value. On the other hand, some remodel projects can unfortunately become the source of…

Thai Recipes – Pad Thai Noodles Recipe

Pad Thai is a stir fried noodle dish, traditionally made with shrimps or prawns but can also be made with pork, chicken, beef, and even tofu. It can be made to be dry and light or heavy and oily depending on your tastes. A delicious, quick, easy to prepare, and healthy dish, with low cost…

How a Photoswitch Saved My Job

In 1996 I was employed as maintenance supervisor at an olive cannery in the heart of California's fertilizer San Joaquin valley. We were restarting the cannery after an extended downtime while the cannery changed owners. This was my first opportunity to work in the food industry and a cannery. There were issues for me to…

How to Get Your Golf Club Out of the Hole

I would like to share with you a Legendary quote, from my friend, Brian Tracy, in answer to the question, “What Should You Do When Your Club Is Doing Poorly?” “Sometimes doing exactly the opposite of what you have been doing up until now, can turn out to be the perfect solution. The natural tendency…