Hammer-Ons and Pull Offs

On the guitar, "legato" is a term often used to describe a group of techniques that can be useful in playing with a smoother sound. Hammer-ons and pull offs come into this category. Hammer-ons – To execute a hammer on you will have to take one of the fingers on your left hand (if you're…

How to Design a Mosaic

A mosaic is a surface decoration which is created by arranging and affixing tiles in a certain pattern. This article provides some simple tips which will help you to design your own mosaic, and it also explains where you can purchase mosaic making materials from. The Design Process The first thing you'll need to do…

Top Ten Roofing Tools

If you’re looking for roofing tools, you’ve come to the right place. It’s been said: “If your only tool is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail”. So it’s always best to have the right tool for the job. It will help you do quality work and do it fast. Many projects require special…

A Bad Contracted Painter

One October, I decided to hire outside help to accomplish my goal of having the best looking house for the holiday season. I hired a larger painting company to do the work for me, as I had seen their commercials and ads around town and had assumed that anybody wiling to put up this much…

Looking For A Great Chandelier

When you think of chandeliers, there is a chance that you end up passing up on them because you consider them to be too antiquated or elaborate. The truth is, chandeliers have updated as much as people have, and you'll find that when you want to add a dramatic accent and a terrific source of…

Digger Derrick History Explained!

Many companies benefit from the use of a digger derrick in everyday business operations. It can perform various tasks for a variety of industries such as mining, electric and telephone among others. Its major structural feature is a giant hydraulic auger mounted on the truck chassis. With so many technological advances, the history of this…

Savaria Telecab Home Elevator: Fast and Easy Installation

Savaria’s Telecab home elevator is a valuable addition to your home, because it enhances the value of your home and improves the quality of life of all family members. As a leading elevator supplier, Savaria offers fast and easy installation of its premium products. These home elevators ensure considerable independence and comfort for your loved…

Name Plate With M-Seal

Some time back when I had holidays from my school job, I was searching for some paintings and art stuff on Google and then I found this really beautifully made name plate. It seemed to be quite easy and so I obviously thought of starting it without giving a second though. I have some idea…

How to Light a Fire in a Wood Burning Stove

Preparation Wood burning stoves have a door at the front where the wood is placed and then lit. The smoke that is produced passes up the flue and through the chimney. It sounds very straightforward, however, it is important to use the right type of wood, not only because this affects performance but also because…

Sir Tom Stoppard, the Early Plays – Dogg’s Our Pet

Sir Tom Stoppard, the early plays. 8. Dogg’s Our Pet Before looking at one of Sir Tom Stoppard’s major plays, Travesties (1974), it is worth glancing at his short play Dogg’s Our Pet (1971) (Revived to support Cahoots Macbeth 1979) in which the basic idea of Travesties is illustrated. Although a very short and simple…