Did Casanova Really Need the Oysters?

Scientists are rubbing their hands together with glee. A recent study of underwater creatures proves conclusively that oysters have certain properties that could very well enhance performance in the bedroom. Thus it follows, say the scientists in great satisfaction, that Casanova’s reputation as the world’s greatest lover can now be put down definitely to his…

How to Find a Cheap Painter

Time is something that you should consider when you hire contractors that will improve, update and repair the looks of your house. The same principle applies as well when you hire a house painter that will re-invent the looks of your house. You have to make sure that every time spent is a time worth…

Capiz Chandelier

Found in the bodies of water of the Philippines and Indonesia, Capiz shells are abundant. Scientifically, they are known as Placuna placenta or windowpane oyster. It is a flat shell which is transparent and pearly and is an ideal material to use for lampshades, chandeliers as well as candle holders and the like. When illuminated,…

Shoveling Snow the Proper Way

Here we are already with number three of our “Winter Awareness Month” articles. One of the realities of approaching winter time weather is the accumulation of snow. Every season after a snow downfall occurs we see people out  shoveling  snow and breaking up ice accumulations from their sidewalks and driveways. Let’s get real here, this…

What Is The Best Handicap Stair Lift?

If you’re handicapped a stair lift can really give you back your independence. But the cost of a handicap stair lift is expensive so before you part with your money you should make sure you buy the best stair lift for you. Here’s a quick review of stair lifts for the disabled. There are two…

Elevators For Commercial Applications

An  elevator  is a device used for transporting persons, luggage and goods between different floors of multi-storied buildings. Of the various types of  elevators  available, commercial  elevators  are the powerful ones and find a wide range of applications in healthcare centers, shopping malls, multiplexes and small scale industries. Commercial  elevators  are of hydraulic or electrical…

How to Sell a Private Number Plate

Selling your Private Number Plate? Where do you start? You have a private number plate that you may have bought years ago or maybe inherited from a vehicle that you have bought or it may have been given to you as a gift. How much is it worth? How much should I ask for it?…

Get Your Pot-Belly Stove Now For Winter

The pot belly stove is the symbol of Americana. Its’ use in colonial America was not just to provide sufficient heat. This famous stove was also used as the place to cook the household’s meals in more affluent homes. They were constructed entirely from solid cast iron. The better the casting the more insulated the…

Use Plastic and Rubber Grommets to Protect Wires

Standard grommets are manufactured in SBR Rubber, PVC and TPR materials that offer a practical method of providing protection to wires, cables, tubing and hoses from the sharp edges of the sheet metal panels that they may pass through on the finished product. Beyond providing any pass-through lines of protection, they offer a much better…

Planks Aren’t Just For Walking – Matey

Years ago, the Haida people of the Pacific Northwest developed a cooking technique that rapidly infuses food with a delicious, sweet, smoky flavor. This ancient method of cooking keeps food moist and tender while providing a fast and easy smoked flavor. All you need is a cedar  plank , a grill and some imagination. For years,…

Kitchen Improvements – Plan, Plan, Plan

 Planning  is the first step to improving your kitchen. Fail to  plan  and you could face problems with the new look of the kitchen, not to mention your wallet. Kitchen  Planning  We’ve come a long way from the old days when kitchen  planning  consisted of being sure there was a “work triangle” formed by the…

Stainless Steel Handrails For Handicapped People

According to the 1990 Americans With Disabilities Act, all commercial and public areas must have structural parameters that make it easy for people with disabilities to easily access them. One of these requirements is the installation of handrails. A stainless steel handrail is one of the best handrails to install. Advantages Of Stainless Steel Handrails…