Soldering Iron Safety Tips

For many of us, soldering irons are ordinary, everyday tools used for a variety of applications. These indispensable little irons, which allow users to meld different metals together by heating them to the point of melting and applying a filler metal, can be used for tasks including metalwork, crafts projects, home improvement, car repair, electronics…

Prevent Dry Socket

Dry sockets are known as alveolar osteitis by dentists and it is quite common to have a drysocket after tooth extraction. Generally, a blood clot is expected to protect the underlying bones and nerves in the hole, created due to tooth extraction. But, if the blood clot is not formed or it is dislodged or…

Vaginal Opening of a Virgin

Does the vaginal opening in a virgin seem to be a bit too small? It will be difficult to get a finger in let alone a penis. Here is the answer to this question. Remember that the vaginal opening does not have a size in one woman. It expands depending on how stress free and…

The Different Types of Hole Saws

If you’re looking to cut a hole into something that seems otherwise impossible to penetrate, look no further than a hole saw. You may very well be able to achieve your objectives by cutting with one of these. There are various types of hole saws in existence, and I’ve seen people make the mistake of…

Light Tables For Quality Control Inspection

Anyone who performs quality control in a laboratory or industrial environment knows the importance of adequate lighting. Without the proper level of illumination, it is nearly impossible to perform quality control to expected standards. This could result in serious legal penalties, fines, and even a shutdown of the facility. Equipping heavy, medium, and light duty…

How to Layout Recessed Lighting

One of the most important principles to understand when designing a recessed lighting layout is beam angle. In recessed cans, the light is produced in the shape of a cone. You picture the light starting as a point at the light fixture and forming a circle on the floor. The beam angle is the angle…

The Barriers to Effective Communication

D.E. McFarland has defined Communication as the process of meaningful interaction among human beings. More specifically, it is the process by which meanings are perceived and understandings are reached among human being. But there may be some faults /barriers in the communication system that prevents the message from reaching the receiver, these barriers are as…

What To Look For When Buying A Fireproof Safe

There are a number of reasons why a person would invest in a fireproof safe. In most cases, individuals simply want to protect important documents or possession that cannot get damaged in any way. Anyone who is currently in the market will need to know what to look for when buying a fireproof safe. Prior…

Protect You Home With Fire Retardant Paint

The very thought of fire breaking out in our homes fills our minds with panic and fear. We start imagining about smoke, property-loss, unbearable heat and last but not the least, the loss of lives. Your insurance company will give you the money to regain all the material goods but what about the lives lost?…

Building a Surround for a Wood Burning Stove

A surround for your wood burning stove has a functional purpose as it protects non-combustible surfaces from the heat of the fire. However, it also serves a decorative purpose, with a range of ready-to-fit surrounds available in a variety of styles. A fireplace is generally comprised of the hearth, the surround and the mantel piece…

How To Install A Suspended Drywall Ceiling

Tools Needed: Basic hand tools Measuring tape Water level 4 foot level Resilient metal channels Hanger ties Screw Gun Aviation snips Screws (self-tapping) 1. Install the track. Using a water level, mark the desired elevation where you want the drywall to go, (remember that the drywall will be 1/2 to 5/8 inch below the suspension…

Submersible Well Pump How to Replace

Replacing a submersible well pump is not a complicated task and relatively simple if you understand the basics about a well system – like the placement of the pump, how the submersible pump operates and how it is installed in a well casing. An advanced do it yourselfer with knowledge of electrical wiring and some…

What Does Being "Lean" Actually Mean?

How many times have you heard someone refer to someone else as being lean and not known exactly what it means? Being lean means to take your weight and subtract your fat, and what left from that is known as lean body mass. This includes all muscle, bones, and organs in your body. This is…