Home Buyers and Sellers Real Estate Glossary

Every business has it's jargon and residential real estate is no exception. Mark Nash author of 1001 Tips for Buying and Selling a Home shares commonly used terms with home buyers and sellers. 1031 exchange or Starker exchange: The delayed exchange of properties that qualifies for tax purposes as a tax-deferred exchange. 1099: The statement…

Budget Friendly Halloween Costumes

…by observing you, children learn how to create and they learn craft. These powerful memories imprint a more important message. They come to understand the superiority of the creative tightwad method. – Amy Dacyczyn, a.k.a. The Frugal Zealot Halloween costumes are so different today. Super heroes, wizards, and cartoon characters rule the trick or treat.…

Candy Cane Christmas Countdown

One of the simplest holiday crafts that can be made and bring about so much fun is a candy cane Christmas countdown. Not only is it a simple craft to make, but it's also an inexpensive one, too. Start by gathering the necessary supplies, including a dowel of at least 1/2 an inch, some white…

ECA Stack Reviews and Body Building Tips

ECA stack is a new supplement that offers nutrients and body building properties. The supplement made for bodybuilders include a variety of formulas. Some of the common brands include Sports One, which is the Ephedra-Drene 55 fast-acting ECA stack. The bottle contains 100 capsules and is known as the lucky vitamin, since it claims to…

Toward Technological Environmentalism

Environmentalism has never been wrong, but many of its methods have been. One major mistake of environmentalism has been hating technology. In fact, the environmental damage is not due to technology; it is due to wrong technology. And using better technology will solve most of the problems that environmentalism decries. While much damage to nature…

Arced Elegance With The Sony Ericsson Arc

When we think of handsets by Sony Ericsson, the first thing that comes to mind is the Xperia series. This line has created popular handsets such as the X8, the X10, and the X10 Mini. Now, they have done it again with their version of slim and powerful Android smartphones. This is the Sony Ericsson…

Bow Porcelain

The Bow Porcelain Company was established in Bow in East London (although considered Essex at the time) sometime around 1747. It was an imitator and emulative rival of the Chelsea porcelain factory on the opposite side of London. Like the Chelsea porcelain factory, the Bow factory was one of the first porcelain factories in Britain…

Drain Cleaning Steps

Gather Supplies You do not want to be elbow deep in drain cleaning when you look up and realize that you need a trash can or towel. Before you do anything, gather up everything that you will need. It is best to have an old towel available to dry off your hands and the cap…

How to Handle a Power Drill

Power drills are great tools and can be used for various jobs besides just drilling holes. You can also use them install screws, strip paint, and even use them as sanders and polishers. The power drill is very versatile but can also be dangerous if used wrong. Here is a brief run through on how…

Types of Timber Flooring

Of the various flooring types, wood flooring is considered as one of the classiest form of flooring. It’s made from a relatively easily and cheaply available material, timber, but the finished product is palatial. There are basically two types of wood floorings, as described below. Solid Wood: This type of wood flooring is milled from…

A Wood Guide For BBQ Smoking

What are the wood types suitable for using in your BBQ Smoker or on your grill. This is a question that is always coming up. This guide might help. Here is a list that was compiled from various sources. Acacia trees are in the same family as mesquite. When burned in a smoker, acacia has…

How to Use a Ouija Board

Respect the Ouija? The first word I would use would be “respect”. The Ouija Board should be considered much like a campfire; It can be a rewarding experience or could be very hazardous if used in a careless way. The most important question of all! Preparation is the KEY to the Ouija Board. You must…

Outdoor Ceiling Fans – An Introduction

Imagine kicking back on the porch on a warm summer's evening. The sun is setting, the flowers in your yard are in full bloom, and you are surrounded by friends and family. Life is good. Except, of course, for the fact that you're baking in the sweltering heat. You would give anything to have a…