10 Simple Home Security Tips

It’s a good idea to think about home security, even if you are a renter or live in a condominium with a guard or in a gated community. Anyone can be a victim of theft, and if you are home when a burglar intrudes, the crime can escalate into something even more dangerous. For the…

The Symbolic Meanings of Numbers

Learning numerology involves two stages or phases-learning the meaning of the numbers and calculating the various personal number values. This article is about the first-learning the symbolic meaning of the numbers. Once you learn these symbolic values, you can apply their meanings to number expressions of the numeroscope. These meanings can also be applied to…

GM Chevrolet and GMC Brake Module/EBCM Repair

To many mechanics that work on 1999-2005 GM Trucks regularly it’s a well-known fact that plenty of problems exist with their Brake Control Modules, also known as an EBCM. Most customers complain of an ABS light on, or hear a constant noise from the ABS Pump Motor underneath the truck. Many of those same customers…

Basic Motorcycle Riding Techniques

There are three basic techniques that every motorcycle rider should know. Even advanced motorcycle riders can use a refresher on the basics: 1. Head & eyes 2. Using the friction zone 3. Controlling the rear brake First, you must master the “head and eyes” technique. This means exactly that wherever you look is where the…

Build a Golden Bridge to Get Past No When Negotiating

With my martial art and military background, it is probably not surprising that I liked seeing William Ury open the fourth chapter of his book “Getting Past No: Negotiating In Difficult Situations” with a quote from Sun Tzu, “Build your opponent a golden bride to retreat across.” Ury titled the chapter on not pushing, “Build…

5 Signs of a Failing Honda CV Joint

Honda vehicles are known for their reliability, quality parts and excellent gas mileage. Their ATV’s are no different. These are powerful machines that are known to withstand rough terrain, weather and driving. However, just like any vehicle they are prone to breakdown especially if not carefully maintained and looked after. The Honda CV Joint The…

Interesting Facts About Jade

When jade is found it comes inside stones, rocks and even boulders, and the value cannot be seen but only guessed upon and in fact it may not contain jade at all. One method of knowing is to strike the stone with a hammer or sledgehammer since a jade stone will rebound the hammer. Once…