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…

Underground Drainage Systems

Home maintenance repair can be quite tricky and demanding at times and every house owner who has gone through this will understand the hassle and the headache involved in trying to repair a house. Repairs will not be so costly though and certainly will not even be time-consuming if people would just take the short…

The Brain Drain Debate

Why is it bad for the home country ? Brain Drain simply refers to the emigration of individuals with technical skills, good educational qualifications and knowledge, to other countries. Although residing in a country other than the home country may seem harmless, brain drain is a much debated serious issue. Otherwise known as 'human capital…

What is a Cordless Power Drill?

We all know what a Drill is. A Drill is a motor tool which can be fitted with various rotating drill bits based on our usage. It can used to drill holes, fix screws, etc. Advanced Drills can also perform functions other than Drilling like Countersinking, Boring, Tapering and Reaming. Most of the advanced Drilling…

Advantages of Building a Timber Frame House

People have been using timber to build their homes for centuries. Timber frame houses have always been popular because of their strength and reliability. They also allow you to design your dream home with ease. You can now build these houses in various designs and styles at very affordable rates. You can find a number…

Horseshoes – Building Your Own Pits

So you have played a few games of horseshoes and want a more authentic feeling? Tired of horseshoes bouncing all over the grass? Time to make some horseshoes pits! You can always construct a professional horseshoe pit, but for the purpose of this article I am going to explain how to create a “backyard” pit.…