Slow Cooker Meals – Convenient and Delicious!

In today’s fast-paced world, it’s ironic that a device called a slow cooker (also known as a crockpot) can actually help you save time! The slow cooker allows you to prepare the components of a meal before work or at some convenient time during the day. The cooking meal can then be left unattended while…

DIY Home Solar Panel System

So you want to build a DIY home solar panel system. Perfect time to get started with the increasing costs of electricity & Global warming. But before you go in head first let's have a look at what must be considered first. Having decided what you want your solar project to do for you, the…

Top 10 Things To Consider In A New House Plan

Seeing that I have recently finished building our new home I thought I'd share some insights into the design of a new home. There are many new house plans available today and the sky's the limit on features and styles. The biggest problem with the design process is once we've decided that we'd like to…

Keep the Glow of Your Brass Railings

Anything that shines like gold almost always attracts people. Admit it or not, that golden glow is just so irresistible. The same reaction is shown by people to the brass railings. Having that same gold like color makes brass an attraction. Whether it’s installed on stairs at home or in commercial buildings such as hotels…

Is Your Deck Trying To Kill You?

If it’s constructed improperly, your deck could be considered a lethal weapon. One of the most important parts of a home inspection is a very close look at the deck when present. The number of accidents seems to be increasing, and we are regularly hearing or reading in the news about decks falling and people…

Creating Your Deck

Timber Decking Timber decking continues to be a popular addition to many a garden. It can be used as a natural alternative to a patio and allows for an attractive decking area to be created that can help make optimum use of space. Planning Your Deck To ensure that you get the maximum benefit from…

Summer Camp Challenge: The Rock Climbing Wall

The rock climbing wall is both a metaphor and real-life challenge. It signifies both a physical feat that requires strength, endurance, and flexibility, and a testimony to the growth that kids who attend overnight summer camp go through on their way toward becoming young adults. Most kids can not climb the rock wall when they…

Car Airbags – Interesting Facts

It seems that just a few years ago air bags in cars were exotic. Today their numbers in some models are up to 10. At first glance, it’s a simple bag made of a smooth, elastic synthetic material. But the fabric of an airbag needs to be very thin and strong, during the accident even…

Rejuvenating Orchard Road

Orchard Road, Singapore has been quiet and stable in terms of development since the completion of Ngee Ann City in early 1990s. No development of big scale was launched in Orchard Road since. Now Orchard Road has been active and buoyant again after Orchard Turn Development announced its ION Orchard development followed by announcement by…

How to Revive a Dead Laptop Battery

Bring a seemingly-dead laptop battery back to life, to a usable condition, although not quite like-new. It could be almost as good as a replacement laptop battery and a lot cheaper than a universal external laptop battery. Using a Freezer, the same place you put your frozen peas and TV dinners, you could restore a…