Bridges in Berlin

From Anhalter Steg to Wilhelm-Spendler-Brücke, Berlin prides itself in having a large number of beautiful bridges, some old some new. And considering the abundant amount of rivers, lakes and waterways spread out throughout this huge city, this really should not be all that surprising. In fact, Berliners like to claim that they have more bridges…

Credit Cards and Mounting Debt

Are you one of the many people who have gotten in over their heads with credit card debt? This article will teach you a few things that will help you to deal with this credit card debt. First, remember that it is very common nowadays to have credit card debt. In this world where everyone…

Rules of the Hammer Throw

The hammer must pass a rigorous inspection to be certified for competition. It is the only implement in track and field that has moveable parts, and therefore must be strictly regulated. The following is an excerpt of some of the primary rules governing the hammer throw. 1. Implement must be certified for weight, length, diameter,…

How to Make an Outdoor Fire Pit

A fire pit can add dimension and value to your home. Fire pits are very nice in the winter as well as the summer. There are kits available that allow you to simply put one together and away you go. However, I find that learning how to make an outdoor fire pit is the most…

Essential Air Compressor Parts

Because air  compressors  are so frequently used in manufacturing plants and other industries and because they have the potential to be dangerous to work with, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) is the governing body concerning air  compressors . The ASME is responsible for quality and safety assurance on most air  compressors  and air  compressor …

6 Pillars Of Successful Management

Being a manager brings with it a number of big challenges. On one hand you still have a fair bit to do personally but now you are expected to manage others too. While there are many things that can contribute to your success, I believe that there are 6 pillars that are core to your…

Carpet Cleaning – What Not to Do

Do you value the carpet in your home? Considering that it was a few thousand-dollar investment, you certainly should! Instead of forgetting about your carpet and neglecting it, you should afford the carpets in your home the appropriate time, money and effort required to keep them looking good in the years to come. Have you…

Setting Up The Rug Doctor To Clean Your Carpets

The Rug Doctor is obviously a popular piece of equipment for rug cleaning DIY’ers and those wanting to save a bit of money over professional carpet cleaning services. Does the Rug Doctor work? Yes, it absolutely does! The problems with the Rug Doctor surface when the people who rent it either have a poor understanding…

Planning Your Thailand Holidays

Thailand holidays can be customized to fit virtually any traveler’s budget and personal tastes. Because tourism is such a vital part of the Thai economy (representing a larger percentage of Thailand’s GDP than that of any other Asian nation), almost every part of the country is equipped with food and lodging catered toward foreign visitors.…

Housing Trend – Jewel Box Homes

A new trend in housing has arrived in Central Florida: Jewel-box houses, as they are being called, are modest-sized homes that are constructed with premium materials, ornate detailing and custom interior-finishes. The good thing about these new homes is that they appeal to a variety of demographic groups. Young professionals and newlyweds, as well as…