How Does An Inclinometer Work?

WHAT IS AN INCLINOMETER AND HOW DOES IT WORK? Also known as Tilt meter or Tilt sensor, the Inclinometer is a tool used for measuring angular tilt. Inclinometers are used for sensing movements, whether it’s embedded in concrete structures, attached to a dam, buried down a tunnel or even for monitoring the volcanoes the Inclinometer…

Waterproof Shade Sails – Are They Worth It?

Waterproof shade sails are gaining popularity more and more in the United States. Many people have caught the shade sail bug and the wheels of invention keep rolling. Sunshades are usually made from polyethylene shade cloth, which is a woven porous material. Some brands of polyethylene cloth are more porous than other brands. The lack…

Door Awnings

Door awnings or canopies are protective roof-like coverings for doors of a building. Some types are made of canvas or strong waterproof synthetic fabrics mounted on a frame and are used for covering the door and walkway. Many types and configurations of awnings and canopy structures are available in the market today. Retractable awnings that…

Benefits of Sealcoating a Parking Lot

Cracks and potholes are inevitable when dealing with asphalt pavement; however, neglecting to seal coat your facilities asphalt pavement can lead to an accelerated cracking and pothole situation reducing the pavements service life. Dry weather and freezing weather, although freezing temperatures is not usually a big problem here in Florida, can have a degrading effect…

Work From Home Assembly Jobs

How many times have you heard of companies outsourcing assembly jobs to people who wish to work from home? It is true that a lot of companies do this, giving people a legit way of earning money. But be cautioned about two things: 1) It could have you spend a lot of time and 2)…

How to Select the Best Hammer for the Job

Have you ever heard the expression that there is a right tool for every job? Well, whoever coined that term must have been talking about hammers, because there is pretty much a different hammer for each and every different job. If you take a trip to your local hardware store and simply stop and gaze…

Glass Mosaic Tile Art – Mosaic Glass Cutters

Making wonderful glass mosaic tile art is easy! Let me show you how. Wheeled glass cutters are essential for creating glass mosaics. I use it to cut and shape vitreous glass and stained glass. It can also be used to cut smalti. The wheeled cutters make cleaner cuts than tile nippers. The two carbide wheels…

Installing Ceramic Wall Tile – The Right Way!

Installing ceramic wall tile is a step-by-step process that you can do. This article describes the tools and materials you need and the steps to installing wall tile the right way! The Base. Ceramic tile can be installed over many different materials, including sheetrock. One of the best base materials, especially around water, is cement…

How Much Does a Painter Cost?

These days, we’re all tightening our belts and trying to save a few pennies here and there. However, when your paint is cracked and peeling off your front porch, it’s time to call a painter even if your budget’s tight. The only trouble is that your usual painting job, whether it’s one room of the…

The Best Selling Chandeliers – Luxurious Home Decor

The chandelier is an elegant piece of furniture usually used for lighting. From designer lighting chandeliers as well as hanging chandeliers without lights, to Alabaster chandelier lamps. There are crystal chandeliers that add an incredibly alluring appearance in any home, hotel foyer, church, theatre, convention hall, ballroom, etc. When many people redecorate their homes they…

Snow Shoveling a Major Back Hazard

Shoveling snow is a great opportunity to get healthful exercise. And in winter, exercise of any type can be hard to come by. Outdoor exercise is believed to be particularly healthful. Unfortunately, when you shovel improperly, it’s easy to foul up your low back. Your low back is particularly at risk if you’re over 50…

The Residential Use Of Schindler Elevators

The Schindler elevator is one of the major choices for homeowners who are considering the installation of a residential elevator. Actually, the Schindler company started with residential and commercial elevators before going into the design and manufacture of equipment for high-rise buildings, and therefore, they have substantial experience in the design and production of the…