Make a Timber Frame Wall Panel

Lets start with a simple wall, with no door or window openings. We can get to the more difficult panels later. The standard height for a panel is 2.453 metres. This is a standard ceiling height for most homes. It also easily accommodates plasterboard and plywood/OSB. A wall comprises of timbers with dimensions of 38mm…

Complete Wii Balance Board Game List

I took some time to write a simple list about all the Wii games that are compatible with the Wii Balance Board (Wii Fit Board). Most of them are already released, some will be by early next year. I also included a small summery for each of the games. 1.All Star Cheer Squad – basically…

Facts About Bed Sheets

A bed sheet is a piece of cloth that is designed and used to cover a mattress. A bed sheet serves the purpose of keeping the mattress clean from dirt and provides a more comfortable feel to the sleeper than if he or she were to simply lay on top of the mattress with no…

The Versatility of Rope Ladders

Rope ladders can be used for a variety of different applications, from residential to commercial. They can be as simple as a length of rope with knots tied at set locations, to ones that have wood, plastic, or metal steps on them. There are many different styles to choose from, you can either make them…

Oak Laminate Floor

Oak laminate floor is very easy to install, extremely durable, and far more affordable than just about any wood flooring. As homeowners look for alternatives to the more fragile, expensive, and hard to install hardwood, oak laminated floors are becoming extremely popular. Not only do you gain the beauty of the authentic wood floor, but…

Compositions and Uses For Lacquers

Almost all of the large paint and varnish manufacturers in the United States are now making lacquers, which in some cases are being unwisely advertised as suitable for nearly all purposes. In the hands of a skilled finisher they produce satisfactory effects, but when a novice attempts to spread them with a brush over newly…

What Is Trenching?

A trench is a big depression dug into the ground. In the field of construction and maintenance of infrastructure, trenches play an important role. They are built to install underground utilities like cables, telephone lines, communication network wires, gas mains, water mains etc. Small trenches can be dug by a trench digger or even by…